Monthly Archives: April 2015

Water disruptions cancelled

[Translate] Johannesburg Water has informed residents that water disruptions scheduled to take place this week have been cancelled. Johannesburg Water spokesperson Eleanor Mavimbela told Fin24 that the department has “a few logistical issues that need to be sorted before a … Continue reading

Posted in back-up water, Conservation, infrastructure, JoJo tanks, Rainwater harvesting, Water Conservation, Water cuts | Comments Off on Water disruptions cancelled

Rainwater harvesting can boost water security

[Translate] Rainwater harvesting (RWH) can boost water security in South Africa, but water-related legislation does not provide a clear legal framework for its adoption, hampering national expansion. This is according to the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research catchment hydrologist … Continue reading

Posted in Environment, JoJo tanks, Rainwater harvesting, Sustainability, Water Conservation | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Rainwater harvesting can boost water security