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JOHANNESBURG WATER SHORTAGE ENTERS THIRD DAY

By using a water tank to store a possible combination of rainwater or municipal water, many of the issues experienced by those without out water could be avoided […]

Free water – Ceased water meters?

the meter did indeed turn if they actually use municipal water. There was nothing wrong with the meter, there just wasn’t any water flowing through it […]

Water worries put a daily strain on Brandfort residents

Pushing wheelbarrows or carrying buckets and containers on their heads just to get water […]

What to do with rainwater

I found this fantastic blog, which tells the story so much better than I could. Of course it relates to another city, in another country, but it’s well worth a read.

Basically, a US study found that if a city captured and used the rain that fell on its rooftops, it could meet the water […]

Rainwater harvesting needs political buy-in to relieve water poverty

Water is unlike other scarce natural resources: it underpins all aspects of society, from ecology to agriculture to industry – and it has no known substitutes. Like oxygen, water is fundamental to life. Water is also an integral part of the production systems that generate wealth and guarantees well-being.

Water provision is the most basic […]

Harvesting Rainwater in Cape Town

“If the water won’t be used for irrigation, what other use could this clean water be for?” There must be something better than sending it down the stormwater pipe. […]

South African Dam Report 2011

deputy director-general for water resources infrastructure, Cornelius Ruiters, said of the 359 dams owned by the department, 161 needed “rehabilitation […]

Collecting Rainwater

It is expected that even major cities such as Cape Town, will implement dramatic water tariff increases as a means to curb household water consumption. With these proposed tariff increases, the first of which are expected early in summer […]

The story of Rain Harvesting

What is rain harvesting? […]

Rainwater Harvesting

Rainwater Harvesting system – Water Rhapsody Grand Opus

We can provide you with the means to collect hundreds of tons of water by harvesting rainwater! Water Rhapsody has made it possible for one to harvest rainwater and get this system to pay for its cost of installation in a reasonable period of […]