Estimating the Rainwater Potential per Household in an Urban Area: Case Study in Central Mexico

@inproceedings{LizarragaMendiola2015EstimatingTR,
  title={Estimating the Rainwater Potential per Household in an Urban Area: Case Study in Central Mexico},
  author={L. Lizarraga-Mendiola and Gabriela Alejandra V{\'a}zquez-Rodr{\'i}guez and Alberto Blanco-Pi{\~n}{\'o}n and Yamile Rangel-Mart{\'i}nez and Mar{\'i}a del Refugio Gonz{\'a}lez-Sandoval},
  year={2015}
}
In cities with problems of aridity and a shortage of drinking water supply, there is an urgent need to establish alternatives for an adequate water management program. This study proposes an estimation through which users can select a rainwater harvesting system for non-drinking water consumption. For the cities of Pachuca and Mineral de la Reforma, State of Hidalgo, Central Mexico, the historical record of rainfall analyzed covers a period of 33 years (1980–2013). We calculated the monthly… CONTINUE READING

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