Using the Sun’s Energy to Create Clean Drinking Water

Drinkable water is necessary and vital for life. Despite this fact, it is unfortunate that approximately 1.1 billion people in the world cannot access clean water while 2.4 billion suffer from illnesses due to drinking unclean water.
Although there are advancements of science with water treatment methods to produce drinkable water, most of them are extremely costly. Thus countries with poor sectors can only produce them at a low productivity rate.
More recent technology has demonstrated great promise as an alternative to producing clean water. This technology is known as direct solar steam generation (DSSG) and it involves …