Tag: Water Levels

In the future there will be more rain but less water in the Nile Basin, what can be done?

Climate projections suggest that, by the end of the century, the amount of rain in the Upper Nile basin could increase by up to 20%. But our new paper shows that, despite more rainfall, devastating hot and dry spells are projected to become more frequent in the Upper Nile basin.

Here’s how satellites are used to measure water scarcity

Globally, a country is said to experience a serious water scarcity problem if it has less than 500,000 liters of water per person per year, to meet both their daily needs and agricultural needs.

What are the short-term solutions to Zimbabwe’s huge electricity crisis ?

Zimbabwe has a severe energy crisis because its major sources of electricity are struggling to keep up with demand.