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The economics of injustice: the dark side of global water demand

On the surface it seems a brutal multi-party Faustian double bind, where everyone sells their soul to everyone else. Is it? And if it is, what can be done to break the pact? […]

What would happen if Cape Town Ran out of Water?

another dam just about to dry out

Instant panic! Immediate thoughts would turn to your family and home. The taps would open, but nothing would come out, there may be a little water left in your kettle, and some in your geyser. Then you may hear the news that the city will be […]

Uncertainty over water

The uncertainty of water in many African countries is worrying as even countries that lie next to the mighty Nile are facing water scarcity. This not only just challenges developing African countries but could put a sudden halt in the further development of Africa. What a pity this could be to the African continent.

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London opts for a desalination plant

There is an increasing number of countries that are being forced to build salt water desalination plants in the wake of water scarcity. Commercial desalination plants are highly energy intensive and produce essential fresh drinking water at the cost of a large carbon footprint.

Desalination is not sustainable, it encourages a wasteful attitude in the […]