Desalination Is enjoying Boom times as Cities Run out of Water

We’re running out of water. Is desalination the answer? In California alone there are 11 desalination plants, with 10 more proposed. But there are big downsides to making seawater drinkable. A reverse-osmosis desalination plant. On a Friday this spring, a group of students from Yale University’s School of Forestry and Environmental Studies drove two hours […]