Three Municipalities were identified as the first that will have serious water shortages. They are the City of Johannesburg, eThekwini in Durban and the Nelson Mandela Metro in Port Elizabeth.
The former Director General of Water Affairs, Mike Muller told representatives at the Water and Energy Forum in Johannesburg that a serious water crisis is looming [...]
by ordinary citizen, living in Hartbeespoort.
I will ignore the idiotic comments made by some myopic minded individuals commenting on ‘Smelly Green Water’. Such comments detract from the real issues and hinder intelligent debate and possible resolution of issues through honest dialog and the whole engagement deteriorates into a green, stinking sludge along with the Harties [...]
SOUTH Africa risks running dry of water if people fail to preserve it. Water and Environmental Affairs Deputy Minister Rejoice Mabudafhasi issued the warning yesterday at a two-day Water and Poverty Alleviation: a Dialogue for Action in Durban.
She said because of natural disasters, such as floods and droughts, the country might experience food insecurity and [...]
As South Africa looks to renew its energy sector, comparisons are often made of how much one source of electricity costs versus another. Carrying out this exercise is much more difficult than might at first appear, but this must not deter the attempt. What are the problems encountered when comparing renewable sources such as wind [...]
* Your water tank filled with harvested rainwater provides water security when the municipal water is cut off for any reason whatsoever.
* A water tank gives you total control over your water supply
* A rainwater harvesting system can be easily retrofitted to an existing structure or built during new home construction.
* Water Tanks are available [...]