Freshwater from the desert


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https://www.dandc.eu/en/article/libya-h ... on-project Freshwater from the desert
Libya’s Great Man-Made River (GMMR) currently transports almost 2.5 million cubic metres of water daily. It runs through an underground network of pipelines from the Nubian Sandstone Aquifer System in the Great Sahara desert to the coastal urban centres, including Tripoli and Benghazi. The distance is up to 1,600 kilometres. The GMMR currently provides 70 % of all
 
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The GMMR currently provides 70 % of all freshwater used in Libya.
In mid-2020, the population of Libya was estimated to be about 6.87 million.
 

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