We Fix Now Responds to World Water Shortage Predictions

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The emergency repair specialists at We Fix Now have responded to statements from UN Secretary General, Banki-Moon, warning that the world is on course to run out of freshwater unless more of an effort is made to improve water security.

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As the population expands, more energy generation is required, putting even more of a strain on water supply.

According to the Guardian, Banki-Moon believes there is a chance to address these challenges as the Millennium Development Goals are replaced with a new set of objectives. He explains that demand is currently outstripping supply when it comes to both quantity and quality of water. Climate change is contributing to these problems with rainfall disruption, soil moisture and glaciers and snow melting affecting agriculture and water storage.

As the population expands, more energy generation is required, putting even more of a strain on water supply.

Providing plumbers in Islington, We Fix Now also provides its high quality service throughout London and its surrounding areas. As well as dealing with a large variety of plumbing emergencies, the team also offer their support and advice on issues surrounding the industry. As such the latest news caught the interest of those at the firm and a representative shares their thoughts on the subject.

“With such a large proportion of our planet made up of water, it may be hard to comprehend that we could run out of clean water. However, it is important that we act upon this. Simple actions to reduce water consumption can be undertaken by every family and one of these should be checking for leaks and making sure taps are firmly turned off. A dripping tap wastes over 5,500 litres of water a year.”

We Fix Now is a London-based company providing emergency plumbers and electricians throughout the M25 and surrounding counties. Renowned for their fast and effective service, the firm also specialise in unblocking drains, fixing central heating and boilers and sorting problems with gas. With a strong focus on customer service, We Fix Now prides itself on providing fully qualified and experienced engineers day and night, every day of the year.

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Lucy Jones
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