Forum: Eye on new desalination process to meet water demand

The Tuas Desalination Plant.
The Tuas Desalination Plant.PHOTO: ST FILE

According to the website of national water agency PUB, Singapore's total water demand by 2060 could almost double from the 430 million gallons (1.63 million cubic m) a day now.

Newater and desalinated water will meet up to 85 per cent of Singapore's future water demand (A watertight pact with Malaysia, March 10).

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on March 20, 2020, with the headline 'Eye on new desalination process to meet water demand'. Print Edition | Subscribe