Water & Wastewater Treatment News For The Power Generation Industry

  1. PUB And NEA To Call Over S$5B In Tenders For Tuas Nexus
    7/8/2018

    PUB, Singapore's National Water Agency and the National Environment Agency (NEA) will be calling tenders with a total estimated value of more than S$5 billion over the next five years for civil, mechanical and electrical engineering works for the Tuas Nexus.

  2. Department Of Energy Invests $8.8M In Innovative Technologies To Enhance Fossil Energy Power Systems
    7/2/2018

    The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has selected 15 projects to receive nearly $8.8M in federal funding for cost-shared research and development (R&D) projects to develop innovative technologies that enhance fossil energy power systems.

  3. Preparing For The Next Big Drought: Sunvapor Receives $1.5M Award From U.S. Department Of Energy
    6/25/2018

    Sunvapor, Inc., a company that develops technology solutions to sustainability challenges, announced that it was selected to receive a $1.5 million award from the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Energy Technologies Office (SETO) to advance solar-thermal desalination technologies, which can reduce costs and expand the market for producing freshwater from otherwise unusable water.  

  4. DOE Funds Field Test Of Rice’s Solar Desalination Technology
    6/25/2018

    The Department of Energy (DOE) has awarded $1.7M to a Rice University-led team for further development and field testing of an innovative desalination technology that uses nanoparticles and sunlight to treat water.

  5. State Of Hawaii Secures $2M In Federal Funding For Solar Desalination Development
    6/20/2018

    The Natural Energy Laboratory of Hawaii Authority (NELHA) is set to receive a $2M award from the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Energy Technologies Office (SETO) to advance solar-thermal desalination technologies, which can reduce cost and expand the market for creating freshwater from otherwise unusable waters.  

  6. 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.

  7. 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 According to a new USGS report, 322 billion gallons of water per day (Bgal/d) were withdrawn for use in the United States during 2015.

  8. 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.

  9. 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

  10. 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.