Two Articles re City Water Supply Shortages

From HuffPost: We Have Seen The Future Of Water, And It Is Cape Town

Article in HSNewswire: Can Israel Help Solve CapeTown’s Water Crisis?

Within three months, South Africa’s capital city and biggest tourist destination may become the first major city in the world to run out of water. The four million residents of Cape Town will have their water supplies cut off unless the city manages to reduce daily consumption by 20 percent. The “Day Zero” shutdown is expected for mid-May 2018 and is recalculated every week based on current reservoir capacity and daily consumption. The crisis is mostly attributed to three years of unprecedented drought that has dried up the city’s six-dam reservoir system.

 

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