Desalination News

  1. Koeberg Responds To Water Shortages By Launching A Desalination Plant

    Eskom’s Koeberg nuclear power station has today launched a mobile groundwater desalination plant, which will take care of the station’s water needs, thus easing the pressure on the City of Cape Town’s water supply.

  2. Energy Recovery Awarded $2.9M For Desalination Projects In Asia

    Energy Recovery, Inc., the leader in pressure energy technology for industrial fluid flows, recently announced total awards of $2.9M to supply its PX Pressure Exchanger technology for desalination projects in Asia. The orders are expected to ship in the 2nd quarter of 2018

  3. Chemical Engineering Team Helps Finds Efficient And Sustainable Way To Filter Salt And Metal Ions From Seawater

    With two billion people worldwide lacking access to clean and safe drinking water, joint research by Monash University, CSIRO and The University of Texas at Austin published recently in Sciences Advances may offer a breakthrough new solution.

  4. AdEdge Adds Rotec LTD Flow-Reversal Reverse Osmosis Technology (FR-RO) To Core Product Offerings

    AdEdge Water Technologies (AdEdge) announced recently its intention to add Israeli company Rotec LTD (Rotec) Flow-Reversal Reverse Osmosis technology (FR-RO) to their core product offerings.

  5. Solar Heat To Make Power + Water For Namibia: Study

    Seawater desalination can be integrated into a solar thermal energy plant using a variety of desalination technologies. Is solar-driven multi-effect distillation a financially feasible solution for water-stressed Namibia?

  6. International Desalination Association Presents Lifetime Achievement Award To Dr. Adil Bushnak

    The International Desalination Association (IDA) has presented its Lifetime Achievement Award to Dr. Adil Bushnak of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in recognition of his great contributions in the fields of desalination and water reuse.

  7. MFT Introduces Containerized Desalination Systems Powered By Renewable Energy

    Membran-Filtrations-Technik GmbH (MFT), an Aquarion Group company, has introduced containerized desalination systems for producing drinking water from either seawater or brackish water. The MFT RO 100 Desalination System is powered with only wind and solar energy, which is stored in lithium-ion batteries and has a capacity of up to 120 l/h drinking water output.

  8. International Desalination Association Becomes A FAO WASAG Partner

    The International Desalination Association (IDA) has become a partner of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and its WASAG –The Global Framework on Water Scarcity in Agriculture – initiative.

  9. Let The Good Tubes Roll

    Materials scientists, led by a team at the Department of Energy's Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, designed a tiny tube that rolls up and zips closed.

  10. Aquatech Supplies 25 Million Liters Per Day Seawater Reverse Osmosis System To Detergent Manufacturer In India

    Aquatech recently completed a project for Nirma, a multi-sector fast moving consumer goods brand. Nirma manufactures products ranging from cosmetics, soaps, detergents, salt, soda ash, LAB and injectables.