Dubai to lean further on reuse as it looks to hit demand targets

A combination of tariff rises and increased levels of reuse have curbed growth in demand since the end of the regional financial crisis.

Dubai has pledged to increase the use of treated sewage effluent (TSE) in its water resources strategy, as the emirate looks to build on early successes in its long-term demand management initiative.

In the recently released annual report for Dubai’s Demand Side Management (DSM) Strategy, the emirate said that water use had come in under the predicted water demand forecast for the...

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