Department to look at augmenting Cape Town’s water supply
As the Western Cape’s dams have fallen to only 30% of water storage capacity in May 2016 from 72% in May 2014, Cape Town has imposed water restrictions from the beginning of the year to conserve water.
Proposed 'water tax' unfair, says ratepayers' association
Civil society organisations has criticised government’s move to make the public pay one-third of an acid mine drainage clean-up project in Gauteng.
R7 billion of tap water wasted
South Africa loses R7 billion worth of water a year. This is revealed in South Africa’s first ‘No Drop’ water conservation report.