Desalination News

  1. IDA Is Pleased To Announce The Desalination Week In Denia (Spain)
    11/20/2019

    The “Desalination Week” will be held in Denia (Spain) between November 25 and 29. It is an event organized by Aqualia in collaboration with the European Consortium MIDES.

  2. Department Of Energy Challenges Innovators To Harness The Power Of The Oceans
    11/14/2019

    Today, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced developments in two new prizes: Waves to Water, which challenges innovators to desalinate water using the power of ocean waves, and the Powering the Blue Economy Ocean Observing Prize, a joint DOE-National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) prize, which challenges innovators to pair marine renewable energy technologies with ocean observing platforms.

  3. University Of Birmingham Enterprise: Promising Groundwater Desalination Technology Starts Middle East Field Tests
    11/7/2019

    A new low-energy desalination technology, developed at Aston University and the University of Birmingham, and patented by University of Birmingham Enterprise, will soon begin field tests in Palestine, where it is expected to help mitigate the effects of water shortages and improve the efficiency of crop production.

  4. Birmingham Desalination Technology Starts Field Tests In Palestine
    11/7/2019

    A new ‘low energy’ desalination technology, developed at Aston University and the University of Birmingham, and patented by University of Birmingham Enterprise, will soon begin field tests in Palestine, where it is expected to help mitigate the effects of water shortages and improve the efficiency of crop production.

  5. Palestinian Farmers Benefit From Birmingham Water Technology Project
    11/1/2019

    University of Birmingham scientists have worked with international students to produce prototype desalination equipment that could help Palestinian farmers avoid water shortages and grow crops efficiently.

  6. ACCIONA Is Awarded The Supply Of Electricity To ECONSSA’S Desalination Plant In Atacama With 100% Renewable Energy
    10/30/2019

    The publicly owned company ECONSSA Chile S.A., responsible for ensuring access to potable water and wastewater collection and treatment services in nine regions of the country, has awarded ACCIONA the supply of 100% renewable electricity to the desalination plant it is now building in the municipality of Caldera in the region of Atacama.

  7. Environmental Impact Report For Potential Desalination Facility Released
    10/30/2019

    West Basin Municipal Water District (West Basin) has released the Final Environmental Impact Report (EIR) recently for a potential ocean water desalination facility in El Segundo, California.

  8. Biwater Inc. Selected As Preferred OEM For Omya’s Advanced Remineralization Process
    10/29/2019

    Omya, a global leading producer of industrial minerals and a worldwide distributor of speciality chemicals, has recognized Biwater Inc., a leading company which designs, supplies, and services custom advanced water treatment technologies in the desalination and water reuse industry, as an attractive and complementary partner in applying Omya’s Advanced Remineralization Process (OARP).

  9. DuPont Water Solutions’ Modular Ultrafiltration Design Awarded Best Disruptive Technology By International Desalination Association
    10/23/2019

    As global population expands, the need for safe drinking water continues to grow. DuPont Water Solutions, a business unit of the DuPont Safety & Construction division, was awarded the 2019 International Desalination Association (IDA) Award for Best Disruptive Technology in recognition of its efforts to meet water demand in Egypt.

  10. Flowserve Signs Agreements To Provide Equipment For Two Large Reverse Osmosis Desalination Projects
    10/22/2019

    Flowserve Corporation, a leading provider of flow control products and services for the global infrastructure markets, announced that it recently signed agreements to provide the main pumps for two large sea water reverse osmosis (SWRO) desalination plants, Taweelah and Rabigh-3.