Water & Wastewater Treatment News For The Power Generation Industry

  1. Department Of Energy Announces $21M To Advance Solar Desalination Technologies
    6/19/2018

    Recently, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced $21M for new projects to advance solar-thermal desalination technologies.

  2. Water Use Across The United States Declines To Levels Not Seen Since 1970
    6/19/2018

    Water use across the country reached its lowest recorded level in 45 years. According to a new USGS report, 322 billion gallons of water per day (Bgal/d) were withdrawn for use in the United States during 2015.

  3. Enel Becomes Peru’s Main Renewable Player After Commissioning Country’s Largest Wind Farm
    6/14/2018

    Enel is now Peru’s leading renewable energy generator with around 1.1 GW of installed capacity following the commissioning of Wayra I which, with more than 132 MW, is Peru’s largest wind farm currently in full service.

  4. ACWA Power And Energy China Sign MoU For Power And Water Desalination Cooperation
    6/10/2018

    ACWA Power, a leading developer, owner, and operator of power generation and water desalination plants, today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with China Energy Engineering Corporation Limited (ENERGY CHINA), a global leader in international engineering and EPC contracting, during a ceremony in Dubai

  5. TechnipFMC Awarded Offshore Water Handling Project For Woodside
    6/6/2018

    TechnipFMC has been awarded a contract by Woodside to upgrade the Pluto Platform Offshore for water treatment, located offshore Western Australia.

  6. Gradiant Corporation Expands China Presence
    6/5/2018

    On the heels of commissioning its latest zero liquid discharge (ZLD) plant in China, Gradiant Corporation, a leader in innovative solutions for industrial wastewater treatment and desalination, recently unveiled its plans to further strengthen its presence in the country

  7. U.S. Department Of Energy Research Grant Awarded To Ohio Lumex Co., Inc.
    5/22/2018

    Ohio Lumex has been awarded a U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) research grant as part of the Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) program. Research will focus on developing novel concepts for online, real-time monitoring of liquid phase selenium in pulverized coal power plant wastewaters.

  8. SUEZ NWS Pursues Its Development In Taiwan
    5/7/2018

    SUEZ NWS and Cleanaway 1 won the Dafa hazardous waste treatment facility contract in Kaohsiung, located in south-western Taiwan. The contract provides for the acquisition of the plant by the two partners for NT$1.3B and its operation by Cleanaway SUEZ2 , a new joint venture (JV) set up between SUEZ NWS (29%), Cleanaway (29%) and the Taiwan Government Agency RSEA3 (42%).

  9. US Water Use To Reach 138 Trillion Gallons In 2022
    4/25/2018

    US water use is forecast to reach 138 trillion gallons in 2022, according to Water: United States, a report recently released by Freedonia Focus Reports. An expected uptick in overall electricity generation will spur water use by utilities.

  10. ABB Ability™ Collaborative Operations Center To Support Industrial Automation
    4/19/2018

    ABB expands its global network of Collaborative Operations Centers to broaden its digital reach and expand its portfolio of digital services. The new center is located at ABB's German headquarters in Mannheim and went into operation in April 2018.