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    IEG: Sustainable wastewater management, at Ecomondo the most innovative and applicable European project for the recovery and reuse of water resources

    Rimini, 16th September 2019 - Today, the circular economy applied to the integrated water sector - only calculating the resource’s reuse in agriculture – is able to provide a turnover of 777 million euros and approximately 4000 jobs in Italy (“Circular Economy in Italy”, Duccio Bianchi, Edizioni Ambiente publishers). But its potential is ...

  • AWWA announces desalination manual

    The American Water Works Association (AWWA) announced today the publication of AWWA Manual M61, Desalination of Seawater. As the desalination of seawater becomes an increasingly sought-after alternative for water supply in coastal areas, Desalination of Seawater (M61) ...

  • Are you ready for the desal rebound?

    Urbanisation, climate change and a drop in the cost of energy are set to spur a rebirth of the flagging desalination market. A new market report by Global Water Intelligence (GWI) has published providing a guide for businesses in the industry to the best opportunities in this market.  By 2050, 4.8 billion people around the world will be impacted by water stress and ...

  • PUB, Singapore`s National Water Agency calls tender to build second and largest desalination plant in Singapore

    PUB, the national water agency, is calling an open tender today for the second and largest desalination plant to be built at Tuas. To be completed by 2013, the plant will add another 70 imperial million gallons or 318,500 cubic metres) of desalinated water a day to the nation’s water supply. Following the completion of the fifth and largest NEWater plant at Changi last month, the new ...

  • Top U.S. Desalination Experts Tackle Issues Behind Lack of U.S. Traction

    Veolia’s Finn Nielsen, Water Desalination Report’s Tom Pankratz and others voice optimism LOS ANGELES - NanoH2O, a global provider of reverse osmosis membranes for desalination, hosted five of the top U.S. experts in desalination at its manufacturing facility in El Segundo, California, for a timely discussion on the global water crisis, issues behind the lack of desalination ...


    By LG NanoH2O, Inc.

  • PUB and Hyflux Mark Ground-breaking for Singapore`s Second and Largest Desalination Project

    PUB, the national water agency of Singapore and Hyflux Ltd, a Singapore-based leading desalination solutions provider marked the ground-breaking for the country's second and largest seawater reverse osmosis ("SWRO") desalination plant, signifying thestart of ground works at the 14-hectare site in Tuas on the western section of the island. The ground-breaking took place three months from the day ...

  • Peristaltic pumps drive the UK’s move towards desalination

    Desalination – the treatment to turn seawater into tap water – is rapidly gaining ground in the UK. Nicola Martin discovers the crucial role that peristaltic technology is playing in this type of water treatment.Following trials and small-scale plants in the drought-ridden South East, the UK’s first large-scale desalination plant is due to open in 2010 at Beckton, East London. Treating seawater ...

  • Thirsty Australia Advances Desalination Technology

    Melbourne, Australia - The delivery of energy efficient water desalination to drought-stricken Australia received a boost today with the establishment of a new collaboration between the government research agency CSIRO and nine Australian universities. The research aims to advance water desalination as an alternative water supply option for Australia by increasing efficiency, and reducing the ...

  • Severe water scarcity boosts the desalination market

    Demand for fresh water is increasing around the world, especially in regions with rapidly growing populations and badly affected by long, drought seasons. Water is only going to become scarcer and many governments are looking at desalination and investing in this technology to supply water to their populations. These factors are driving the desalination market that shows a strong growth according ...


    By Frost & Sullivan

  • Desalination a drain on energy costs, new study says

    As global freshwater reserves dry up, desalination plants are receiving greater attention as an option for providing both drinking water supplies and agricultural irrigation. But a new study released last week raises several concerns about the environmental impact and cost-effectiveness of the widely-touted technology to convert seawater to freshwater. Desalination plants pose a risk to ...


    By Worldwatch Institute

  • Forecast trends in desalination: a river flowing backwards from the sea

    Today, I would like to address some of the key trends that we anticipate regarding the desalination market. Before I begin, I would like to take a moment to tell you about the source of the data, Global Water Intelligence’s DesalData, which my company publishes. This database incorporates the GWI / IDA worldwide desalting plant inventory. It is a complete listing of all the desalination plants ...

  • With more research, desalination could boost US water supplies

    Recent advances in technology have made removing salt from seawater and groundwater a realistic option for increasing water supplies in some parts of the US and desalination will likely have a niche in meeting the nation's future water needs, says a new report from the National Research Council.  However, a coordinated research effort with steady funding is required to better understand and ...


    By National Academy of Sciences

  • Dow Water & Process Solutions’ Technology Enables World`s Largest Desalination Plant

    Company Will Help Bring Clean Water to Middle East, Drastically Reduce Desalination Operation Costs  Dow Water & Process Solutions’ innovation will soon be hard at work in the Soreq Desalination Plant, the Middle East’s newest major desalination project. There, Dow Water & Process Solutions’ membranes will help produce up to 150 billion liters (39.6 billion gallons) ...

  • Aquatech is shortlisted for two global water awards

    Aquatech is honored to announce that the company has been shortlisted for two 2016 Global Water Awards: Desalination Company of the Year and Desalination Plant of the Year. The Desalination Company of the Year award recognizes the company that made the greatest overall contribution to the desalination industry in 2015. GlobalWaterAwards.com commends Aquatech for delivering “brilliant ...

  • Leading global water organizations launch new journal

    The Water Environment Federation (WEF), WateReuse Association (WRA), and the WateReuse Research Foundation (WRRF) today announced the launch of a new trade and professional journal, World Water: Water Reuse & Desalination™. The collaborative journal, designed to address the growing informational, technical and operational needs of global water reuse and desalination professionals, will ...

  • IDE Technologies Seals Deal to Provide Reverse Osmosis Solution for Largest Seawater Desalination Plant in the Western Hemisphere

    IDE today announced that it has signed a contract with Kiewit Shea Desalination to design and supply equipment for the largest seawater desalination plant in the U.S., located near the Encina Power Station in Carlsbad, California. The company has also signed a contract directly with Poseidon Resources for Operation & Maintenance (O&M) of the plant for a period of 30 years. A breakthrough ...


    By IDE Technologies

  • Seawater Desalination Growing OriginWater’s RO Technology on Par with the World

    In view of the current momentum and performance of environmental protection enterprises like OriginWater, some internationally competitive Chinese seawater desalination enterprises will probably stand out during the “13th Five-Year Plan”.  At the NPC and CPPCC of 2017, a proposal titled Suggestions on Further Promoting the Development of Seawater Desalination Industry from the ...

  • Doosan Hydro Technology awarded desalination company of the year

    On April 21st, Doosan Hydro Technology was awarded Desalination Company of the Year at the Water, Finance &, Sustainability Conference presented by Global Water Intelligence (GWI) and the International Desalination Association (IDA). The category was awarded for the desalination plant supplier which made the greatest overall contribution to the desalination industry during 2007. Doosan Hydro ...

  • Kurita as member of EDS - European Desalination Society

    Kurita renewed its membership at the European Desalination Society (EDS) for a continuous contact with research and industry worldwide in desalination and water treatment. EDS is a Europe-wide organization for individual and corporate members including universities, companies, research institutes, government agencies and all concerned with and interested in desalination and membrane technologies ...


    By Kurita

  • Mascara raises 2.2M€ to scale up its development

    Mascara was founded in 2014 by Marc Vergnet, an international manufacturer of wind turbines and hydraulic pumps and Maxime Haudebourg who has a sturdy background in automatic systems engineering and the agri-food sector. Mascara designs, produces, installs, operates and maintains solar-powered desalination equipment for salt or brackish water. The only manufacturer of its kind in ...


    By Mascara Renewable Water

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