Guest Videos: Capetown – The First Modern City to Go Dry?

Update, June 7, 2020: Here’s how they averted the crisis.

September 10, 2018: Water restrictions are being eased a little bit.

Update, July 18, 2018:

Update: May 4, 2018: Day Zero has been pushed back to 2019.

It seems strange to see all that water splashing around the city, unused. But desalination isn’t easy or cheap:

Nevertheless, the Canary Islands reportedly depend on desalination to keep their economy as well as their daily lives going.

Could this work for Capetown, too?

Featured image by Vincentvanoosten at Pixabay. Public domain.

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