Desalination News

  1. LG Chem To Supply RO Membranes To Egypt's Largest Seawater Desalination Plant

    LG Chem is stepping up a drive to lead the global water treatment market after winning Egypt’s largest project to turn sea water into fresh water.

  2. Caribbean Island Of Eleuthera To Increase Supply Of Drinking Water With GE's Desalination Technology

    Despite being surrounded by water in the Atlantic Ocean, the Caribbean island of Eleuthera has experienced challenges with the supply of fresh, potable water. To help improve water quality and reliability of potable water, GE is providing Water and Sewerage Corporation Bahamas with a seawater reverse osmosis (SWRO) desalination plant.

  3. Plasmonics Could Bring Sustainable Society, Desalination Tech

    The emerging field of plasmonics could bring advances in chemical manufacturing, usher in new clean and sustainable technologies and desalination systems to avert a future global water crisis.

  4. IDE Technologies Completes Re-Commissioning Of The Santa Barbara Desalination Plant

    IDE Technologies, a world leader in water treatment solutions technology, recently announced that it has completed the reactivation of the Charles E. Meyer Desalination Facility with the City of Santa Barbara, California.

  5. Squeezing Every Drop Of Fresh Water From Waste Brine

    Engineers at the University of California, Riverside have developed a new way to recover almost 100 percent of the water from highly concentrated salt solutions. By Sarah Nightingale

  6. Dais's First Water Product Sale Into Desalination Market

    Dais Analytic Corporation, a commercial nanotechnology materials company selling its Aqualyte membrane nanomaterial with engineered processes for use addressing needs in the worldwide air, energy and water markets, today announced it has received an order for delivery of its first NanoClear product targeted to be used in for the growing market for the estimated 88.6 million cubic meter/day desalination market of water.

  7. Water Supply Project Earns Global Desalination Plant Honor

    Recognizing its size and technical complexity, the Escondida Water Supply (EWS) project in Chile was selected Industrial Desalination Plant of the Year at the 2017 Global Water Summit. The plant increases water supply by creating purified water from seawater and delivering it to the largest copper mine in the world.

  8. ACWA Honors San Diego County Water Authority With 2017 Clair A. Hill Agency Award

    The Association of California Water Agencies (ACWA) recently presented the prestigious Clair A. Hill Water Agency Award to the San Diego County Water Authority for its Carlsbad Desalination Project.

  9. Stable, Highly Conductive 2D Nanosheets Of Boron Nitride Promising New Material

    An international group of researchers has arranged 2D nanosheets of boron nitride, the “white graphene”, into membranes with a significant level of conductivity and chemical and thermal stability up to 90°C.

  10. ENRGISTX Announces Innovative Energy Saving Solutions For Existing Power Plants Based On Shuangliang Eco-Energy’s Industry Leading Absorption Chiller

    Natural gas fired power plants, new or old, often operate at temperatures and altitudes above what are termed ISO conditions, 59°F and 60% humidity. As a result of these hot and humid conditions, the turbine generators used in these power plants lose a significant amount of the electric generating capacity potential of the plant