Which national tap of Singapore will have its capacity reduced as we approach 2061 Group of answer choices?
This will allow Singapore to be self-sufficient in water should the second water contract with Malaysia not be renewed in 2061. Without any new water contract with Malaysia, the four national water taps will be reduced to three — local catchment water, NEWater and desalinated water.
Where does our tap water come from Singapore?
Singapore’s tap water comes from four sources known as the Four National Taps: Water from Local Catchment, Imported Water, NEWater and Desalinated Water.
How many canals are there in Singapore?
There are currently 27 Active, Beautiful, Clean Waters (ABC Waters) projects all over the island.
What are some major bodies of water in Singapore?
Singapore is located between the Indian Ocean and the South China Sea.
What is the difference between desalination and NEWater?
Desalinated water, which currently meets up to 30 per cent of water demand and will meet 30 per cent of future demand in 2060, is the most energy-intensive water source. NEWater, on the other hand, currently makes up 40 per cent of water demand, and meet up to 55 per cent of future demand in 2060.