As Water Scarcity Increases, Desalination Plants Are on the Rise

Posted In Climate Change, Inform

Sea salt on shore. Photograph: © SAF — Coastal Care


After decades of slow progress, desalination is increasingly being used to provide drinking water around the globe. Costs for processing salt water for drinking water have dropped, but it remains an expensive option and one that creates environmental problems that must be addressed…

Read Full Article; Yale E360 (06-11-2019)


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