Southeast community takes steps to ship freshwater to India

This will be the world’s first large-volume exports of water via tanker: companies have tried unsuccessfully for more than two decades to break open the bulk water export market. Past attempts have been thwarted by daunting logistics, concerns about natural resource sovereignty and commodification as well as the availability of cheaper local sources.

Persistent water shortages are driving creative thinking about the water crisis. Luke Robinson (flickr)

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