SA’s water system may ‘crash’
South Africa’s water system may ‘crash’ if consumers don’t heed a call to cut use by 15 percent as the nation enters a third year of drought, the water affairs and sanitation minister said.
WPC: energy conservation implies resource conservation
The 11th World Plumbing Council Conference broke with tradition: four breakaway sessions were held in which various speakers thrashed out pertinent issues that had been grouped under the themes of energy, sanitation, environment and water.
Fracking threatens water supply
South Africa’s top science advisory body has urged the government to give serious thought to the potentially ‘devastating effects’ on scarce water supplies before authorising widespread shale gas fracking.