Wind Powered Desalination

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  • Wind powered desalination - Project references - Case study

    Wind powered desalination - Project references - Case study

    Mekong Delta pilot installation for decentral wind powered water desalination for irrigation Climate change worldwide affects the availability of fresh water for irrigation. Declining inflows of fresh water and rising sea levels aggravate salt intrusion in aquifers in estuaries, which often host strategic agricultural resources. Coastal and estuarine areas are often remote from adequate power ...

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  • Wind power helps Texas town desalinate groundwater

    Wind power helps Texas town desalinate groundwater

    The first project in the United States to use wind power to desalinate drinking water for an inland municipality rather than a coastal town has just received a $500,000 grant from the Texas state Office of Rural Community Affairs, ORCA. The ...

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    Desalination Plants

    WME today is producing and selling desalination plants in the order of magnitude of a potable water production of about 20 m3/h. To run this plant a power of about 300 kW is necessary. Therefore the highlight of the WME plants is the winddriven saltwater desalination plant. But dependent of the price for the kilowatt hour the WME-plant can also be operated by dieselgenerators or by the public ...