With billions of people facing future water shortages, we need all the help we can get.
The Netherlands’ Ministry of Defense set up a climate room that mimics Mali’s hot, dry conditions to conduct further tests of water-harvesting technology. Ap Verheggen and SunGlacier are working on a more portable version of the Droppler technology shown here.
“Even in desert conditions, a system that sucks in 50 cubic meters of air can yield up to 1,000 grams of water per hour”
OZY 20181011 Tafline Laylin, OZY Author