solar water purification system News

  • John Brown University Receives EPA Grant for Solar Water-Purification Project

    Today the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is awarding $14,520 to John Brown University in Siloam Springs, Arkansas, for a drinking water disinfection project in Guatemala under the People, Prosperity and the Planet (P3) program. Every year, the P3 program helps student teams pursue projects that deliver sustainable, alternative methods to address environmental challenges. The project ...

  • Genesis Water Technologies Introduces New Product Line of Water Purification Systems Powered by Renewable Solar Technology

    Orlando, FL - Genesis Water Technologies, Inc., a US based supplier of water treatment, filtration, purification equipment and components worldwide is proud to introduce the new GWT(tm) series renewable solar energy powered ultra filtration and RO system product lines. These systems are based on the synergistic combination of proven photovoltaic cell technology and advanced ultra filtration and ...

  • Oxford Instruments systems now facilitate water purification technology

    As key providers of leading edge process technology equipment for HBLED manufacture, Oxford Instruments has been a major part of the HBLED industry since its very beginning. Now the company’s systems are being used to facilitate the introduction of UV LEDs, being utilised in water purification systems to bring safe drinking water to remote places. Oxford ...


    By Oxford Instruments plc

  • California water treatment facility turns to solar power

       ATLANTA, Sept. 11, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The municipal water district that provides water, sewer, recycled water, fire protection, emergency medical services and park services to the unincorporated community of Ramona, California has commissioned a 530 kilowatt peak (kWp) solar energy installation. The installation was developed and financed by leading solar energy ...


    By Enfinity

  • In the world: Remote Mexican village uses solar power to purify water

    Original story at MIT News Deep in the jungles of the Yucatan peninsula, residents of the remote Mexican village of La Mancalona are producing clean drinking water using the power of the sun. For nearly two years now, members of the community, most of whom are subsistence farmers, have operated and maintained a ...

  • Trunz Water Systems expands range of products with Compact Photovoltaic Systems

    In order to meet the needs for energy supply in areas without infrastructure, Trunz Water Systems developed a wide range of compact photovoltaic systems called Trunz Solar Power Center. The modular solar system is either implemented as a stand-alone solution for energy supply in remote areas or in combination with a Trunz fresh water, brackish water or seawater treatment plant. The independent ...


    By Trunz Water Systems AG

  • Water Bags: Collapsible water container for water shortages

    Water Bags were developed to solve problems of water distribution during emergency situation. The bags are small and light and therefore easy for transportation. Once on the spot, the water bags allow fast distribution of treated water in safe and durable plastic containers. In addition, the water bags close the circle starting from water pumping, water treatment on the spot and finally safe ...


    By Trunz Water Systems AG

  • China should support solar thermal energy research

    China must support technological research on solar thermal energy, say Huang Ming and Yidong Gong. China is rich in solar energy. More than two thirds of the country receives more than 2,200 hours of sunshine every year. Estimates put the amount of solar radiation landing on China as up to 10,000 times the energy capacity of the Three Gorges Dam. But despite the huge potential of solar power in ...


    By SciDev.Net

  • New collaboration reinforces Cranfield’s solar reputation

    Cranfield University and Global CSP, developers of the world’s first precision engineered solar energy collector system, are to work together on two solar energy projects. The collaboration will involve testing and improving Global CSP’s solar energy collector system – the ‘solar captor’. Based on aircraft technology, the solar captor is fully insulated against ...


    By Cranfield University

  • Ascent Solar Announces Winners of Innovative Design Competition

    Ascent Solar Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:ASTI), a developer of lightweight flexible thin-film photovoltaic modules, announced today the winners of its company sponsored ...

  • IBM unveils research initiative to desalinate seawater using solar power

    IBM and the King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology (KACST), Saudi Arabia's national research and development organization, today announced a research collaboration aimed at creating a water desalination plant powered by solar electricity, ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Mobile water suitcase for emergency supply

    Emergency water supply is an important and challenging need. Especially search and rescue detachment/troops, who visit the field soon after the incident for evaluation, lack reliable supply of clean and safe water. The Swiss based water treatment specialist Trunz Water Systems AG developed a mobile and light weight watermaker that is installed in a shock resistant, non corrosive case – ...


    By Trunz Water Systems AG

  • Ahead of World Water Day, UN Calls for Better Management of Water Resources

    The planet is facing a 40 per cent shortfall in water supply by 2030, unless we dramatically improve the management of this precious resource. This is the unavoidable conclusion reached in the 2015 United Nations World Water Development Report, "Water for a Sustainable World" launched today in time for World Water Day which will be celebrated on 22 March 2015. The report, published by the World ...

  • Getting off the water grid greenTech media

    Solar panels have allowed consumers and commercial users to wean themselves off the grid. Miox wants to have a similar effect in water. The company, which makes onsite water purification systems, is looking at ways to promote its technology for gray water remediation and water recycling. In most parts of the U.S., consumers and businesses send their gray water -- i.e., water that"s been used for ...


    By MIOX Corporation

  • A system that’s worth its salt

    New approach to water desalination could lead to small, portable units that could be sent to disaster sites or remote locations. Potable water is often in high demand and short supply following a natural disaster like the Haiti earthquake or Hurricane Katrina. In both of those instances, the disaster zones were near the sea, but converting salty seawater to potable fresh water usually requires a ...

  • Miox to market new small scale water purifier

    MIOX Corp will roll out a tiny version of its water-purification system this year that could greatly expand sales worldwide. It’s designed for small communities, especially in developing countries, and for small-scale commercial operations, said MIOX President and CEO Carlos Perea. “We’ve got the first 10 pre-production beta units operating in customers’ hands now,” ...


    By MIOX Corporation

  • RWL LLC Acquires a Majority Interest in Aeromix Systems

    New York - RWL LLC (RWL) today announced that it has acquired a majority interest in Aeromix Systems, Incorporated (Aeromix), manufacturer of water and wastewater treatment systems. RWL, a company controlled by Ronald S. Lauder, is focused on creating a global water treatment business that will meet the growing need for clean water through the utilization of advanced water purification and ...


    By RWL Water LLC

  • World Water Day - Global cooperation helps us realizing our vision

    In cooperation with our worldwide dealers and agents we constantly work on new projects and collaborations to supply remote areas with clean drinking water. Our mobile and solar powered water purification systems are the perfect tools to help the poorest people in remote areas by giving them access to clean and safe water. Our international dealers and agents talk about the issue of clean ...


    By Trunz Water Systems AG

  • Pall highlights contamination control and water reclaim technologies at Intersolar 2011

    Pall Corporation (NYSE:PLL), a global leader in filtration, separation and purification, will showcase a new silane gas purification system and other contamination control products for the photovoltaic (PV) industry at Intersolar North America in San Francisco. The products are designed to help increase yield and reduce cost of ownership in solar cell manufacturing. Purification of the process ...

  • GE Named 2014 Water Company of the Year

    Recognized for its outstanding commitment and contributions to the water industry, GE (NYSE: GE) was named Water Company of the Year at the annual Global Water Awards. The award recognizes the water company that made the most significant contribution to the development of the international water sector in 2013. ...


    By General Electric

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