VIDEO: Precious water in the Namib Desert

When water is scarce we tend to appreciate it more.  Nature has come up with ingenious ways of collecting and saving water.  Water Rhapsody rainwater harvesting and grey water systems can help you collect and conserve precious water.  Rainwater needs to be stored in rainwater tanks; we supply and install the full range of JoJo […]

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Easy water saving tips

What you can do to save water at home IN THE BATHROOM: Turn the water off while brushing your teeth. Letting the tap run for two minutes while brushing your teeth twice a day could be wasting as much as 33 litres of water. Rather fill a glass with water and rinse your mouth and […]

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Water at the core of climate change impacts

Desertification, flash floods, melting glaciers, heatwaves, cyclones or water-borne diseases such as cholera are among the impacts of global warming inextricably tied to water. And competition for supplies might cause conflicts. “The main manifestations of rising temperatures…are about water,” said Zafar Adeel, chair of UN-Water which coordinates work on water among 26 U.N. agencies. “It […]

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Rainwater harvesting needs political buy-in to relieve water poverty

Water is unlike other scarce natural resources: it underpins all aspects of society, from ecology to agriculture to industry – and it has no known substitutes. Like oxygen, water is fundamental to life. Water is also an integral part of the production systems that generate wealth and guarantees well-being.  Water provision is the most basic […]

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Hartbeespoort Dam drinking water unsafe

Authorities have finally admitted the drinking water sourced from the Hartbeespoort Dam is not safe. Last month Eyewitness News reported on a serious sewerage spill at the dam. At the time the Madibeng Municipality insisted the tap water in the area was safe.

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Warning on water demand in South Africa

Johannesburg – The country’s water demand will exceed supply by 2025, Consulting Engineers SA (CESA) said on Thursday. “Of concern are the metropolitan areas such as the Witwatersrand where shortages are expected as soon as 2013,” CESA’s president Zulch Ltter said in Johannesburg. He said due to rapid urbanisation and infrastructure constraints, intervention was required […]

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Mekong waters hit record low

Mekong waters hit record low The livelihoods of 60 million people is threatened by falling water levels on the Mekong [Reuters] Thailand’s prime minister has said he will seek urgent talks with China after the water level in the Mekong River plunged to its lowest level in 20 years. The river, which has its source […]

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Rainwater harvesting in India

Simple rainwater harvesting helps the environment and people to obtain water in a sustainable way. Conserving our resources need not be complicated. Water Rhapsody and Yes Solar have combined to provide you with high quality water conservation systems (rainwater harvesting systems, rainwater tanks, gray water recycling) and solar water heating systems (wide range of Eskom-approved […]

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New Water Rhapsody franchise in Mpumalanga & Limpopo

Water Rhapsody will help you to save water and money. Our water systems include rainwater harvesting and greywater recycling products specifically tailored to your needs (see our product demo for simple demonstrations of our water systems). We are authorized JoJo Water Tank dealers for Mpumalanga and Limpopo and can supply the full range of JoJo […]

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