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Global water shortages are still a major concern. Five billion people, about two-thirds of the population, could suffer from water scarcity by 2050. Jamie Yuccas shares with us a possible solution that could get drinking water out of air.

For the past year Phoenix homeowner Nick Robbins has been drinking water from an unlikely source- these panels, on his roof.

Yuccas: “Most people get their water from thousands of miles away, you get it from right there? Into the house?”

Robbins: “Exactly.”

It comes out of his refrigerator spigot, just like tap water, but it starts up here, with these. They look like typical solar panels but they are called
SOURCE Hydropanels.

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