Israel Water Economy: An Overview

  title={Israel Water Economy: An Overview},
  author={Dan Yaron},
The first part of the chapter introduces the water supply potential from natural sources. The expected future use of water by the urban and agricultural sectors is presented, and the role of treated wastewater in the water balance of Israel is evaluated. Costs of water supply from different sources are compared. The second part of the chapter deals with major issues related to the pricing of water. The prevailing allocation and pricing system is presented and its positive and negative aspects… CONTINUE READING