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Rainwater harvesting is a thing of the future..

Posted by raindrop on September 2, 2013

Rainwater harvesting is a thing of the future

Ben Ingram, The Star

Published: Friday, November 09, 2012

The Regional District of Nanaimo wants to educate residents about the costs and benefits associated with rainwater harvesting but those in the business say urban customers are not ready.

The RDN released its Rainwater Harvest Best Practices Guide on Nov. 1, designed as a resource for residents interested in building their own system...MORE

Those who supply the needed parts say the water-saving approach has not really caught on with consumers, apart from those who have no other choice. At present, the cost savings are not there. Others argue new technology could change that.