Cape Town Water Crisis: Surrounded by two oceans, is desalination the solution?

Level four water restrictions are now a reality for the City of Cape Town as dams are effectively seeping towards the unusable 10% mark, yet a viable solution exists through desalination.

Every single person in Cape Town and surrounds is being urged to keep water consumption to less than 100 litres per person per day.

The City says key to reaching this level is ensuring that showers do not run for more than two minutes per person, toilets are flushed only when absolutely necessary and with grey water, and all internal plumbing and plumbing fixtures are checked for leaks, according to the city…..more

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