Desalination News

  1. NREL Expands Research In Geothermal And Solar Desalination
    12/10/2018

    NREL scientists have a long history of successfully analyzing geothermal and solar energy data. But they are now actively researching desalination capabilities by partnering with technology leaders on several groundbreaking projects

  2. Energy Recovery Awarded $2.7M For Mining Desalination Projects In Chile
    12/6/2018

    Energy Recovery, Inc. (NASDAQ: ERII), the leader in pressure energy technology for industrial fluid flows, today announced total awards of $2.7 million to supply its PX® Pressure Exchanger®technology for desalination projects in Chile.

  3. Westfall Manufacturing Expands Its Static Mixer Product Line With New Concept Counter-Swirl Model 6000
    12/5/2018

    ​In collaboration with Alden Laboratories of Holden, MA, Westfall Manufacturing engineers have recently developed a new concept counter-swirl, low headloss, Static Mixer.

  4. Fluence To Build US$8.4M Build-Own-Operate Plant In Peru
    12/4/2018

    Fluence Corporation Limited announced recently that it has secured the rights to design, build and operate a seawater desalination plant in central Peru, including a 10-year Water Purchase Agreement (WPA) with an industrial client.

  5. Fluence Secures US$7.6 Million NIROBOX™ Order In Egypt
    10/18/2018

    Fluence Corporation Limited (ASX: FLC) is pleased to announce that it has signed contracts totaling US$7.6 million through its Egyptian joint venture entity The International Co. for Water Services & Infrastructure (IWSI) to supply three separate NIROBOX™ Smart Packaged seawater desalination plants to projects owned by the Egyptian Ministry of Housing.

  6. Ben-Gurion University Researchers Participate In Trilateral Workshop On Water Challenges And Solutions With University Of Chicago And Northwestern University
    10/12/2018

    A trilateral collaboration hosted by the University of Chicago (UChicago) on Oct. 8, with researchers from Ben-Gurion University of the Negev and Northwestern University, met to develop new ideas and solutions to some of the world’s most pressing water-related problems.

  7. GreenBlu Begins $1.6M U.S. Department Of Energy Award To Commercialize Adsorption Desalination Technology
    10/1/2018

    GreenBlu, Inc., a water technology company commercializing a new thermal distillation technology, Vapor Adsorption Distillation with Energy Recycling (VADER), announced it is beginning its $1,600,000 award from the U.S. Department of Energy's Solar Energy Technologies Office (SETO).

  8. San Quintin Project Commences Construction
    10/1/2018

    Fluence Corporation Limited is pleased to announce that construction has commenced on the desalination plant in San Quintin, Baja California, Mexico.

  9. World-First Major Desalination Field Study Finds Minimal Marine Impact
    9/20/2018

    Highly saline flows from the Sydney Desalination Plant will not affect surrounding marine life as commonly believed, a major new study led by UNSW Sydney shows.

  10. 3D Electron Microscopy Uncovers The Complex Guts Of Desalination Membranes
    9/17/2018

    Careful sample preparation, electron tomography and quantitative analysis of 3D models provides unique insights into the inner structure of reverse osmosis membranes widely used for salt water desalination wastewater recycling and home use, according to a team of chemical engineers.