December 2015 rainfall less than half normal figures
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December 2015 rainfall less than half normal figures

Shannon Hopkins - Jan 11, 2016

Umgeni Water is concerned at this stage about the below-average rainfall that has been received in the Mgeni system catchments. In the Hazelmere Dam system, 50% water…

Desalination: still no conclusion
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Desalination: still no conclusion

Shannon Hopkins - Nov 26, 2015

While many alternatives have been implemented to supplement strained water supply on the North Coast, the option of desalination is still under investigation.   Shami Harichunder, Corporate…

Water supply expected to last December season
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Water supply expected to last December season

Shannon Hopkins - Sep 21, 2015

Water authorities expect the Hazelmere Dam's water supply to last another December holiday season under current restrictions and measures taken. Supply could run out by January 2016.…

Taps run dry
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Taps run dry

Shannon Hopkins - Jul 06, 2015

The water situation in Ballito has reached boiling point.      Residents are in an uproar about the lack of communication from authorities about unscheduled water cut…