Desalination News

  1. 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.

  2. 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.

  3. 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.

  4. 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.

  5. 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.

  6. UA Develops Stand-Alone System To Produce Drinking Water By Means Of Solar Energy

    Researchers from the University of Alicante's research group in applied electrochemistry and electrocatalysis have developed a stand-alone system for desalinating and treating water through electrodialysis. The system is directly powered by solar energy and can be applied in off-grid areas.

  7. New Desalination Method Offers Low-Energy Alternative To Purify Salty Water

    Providing safer drinking water to those in need may be a little easier. According to Penn State researchers, a new desalination technique is able to remove salt from water using less energy than previous methods.

  8. ACWA Power Led Consortium With Veolia And DIDIC Awarded Salalah IWP Project

    An ACWA Power led consortium with Veolia and DIDIC has been awarded the Salalah Independent Water Project by the Oman Power and Water Procurement Company SAOC (OPWP) on 7 December 2017.

  9. Veolia Will Treat The Springvale Mount Piper Power Plant Wastewater In Australia

    Springvale Joint Venture and EnergyAustralia has selected Veolia to deliver and operate the new Springvale Mount Piper Power Station Water Treatment Plant. Veolia will operate and maintain the plant and a pipeline linking the 2 sites under a 15 year contract.

  10. Akuo Energy And Mascara Renewable Water Have Signed A Partnership Agreement

    Mascara Renewable Water, a company specialising in water treatment using renewable energy, and Akuo Energy, leading French IPP in renewable energy, have signed a partnership agreement to develop projects combining green energy production and water production via solar desalination.