View of part of the Fujairah Corniche and the Hajar Mountains in the Background

Saturday, June 14, 2008

UAE: World Record in Water Consumption

The Gulf News says that the UAE is among the top in the world for water consumption.

Is this because it is one of the hottest countries?

This is a factor but authorities are concerned about water wastage.

Source: UAE Residents among Highest Water Consumers, Gulf News, 15 June 2008.

Check out the ‘Archived Stories’ on the water theme.

Dr. Geoff Pound

Image: “concerned about water wastage.”