First solar-powered desalination plant launched in WC
The Western Cape government and France has on Monday launched the first solar powered desalination plant in the Hessequa Municipality. The plant will initially provide 10,000 litres of water per day to the residents of the municipality. It’s another first for South Africa with the world’s first solar desalination plant. The plant is expected to produce 300,000 litres of water per day once fully operational.