US Cities Quench Growing Thirst with Saltwater
by: , , NPR, September 13, 2013 11:09:00 am
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As reservoirs disappear and wells run dry, cities around the U.S. are turning to saltwater to meet their water needs. Mike Hightower of Sandia National Labs and Amy Zander of Clarkson University talk about the future of desalination and its impacts on energy and the environment. Is it sustainable enough to succeed?