desalination


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desalination

[dēsal′inā′shən]
Etymology: L, de, from, sal, salt
the process of removing salt from water or other substances.

desalination

(dē-săl″ĭ-nā′shŭn)
Partial or complete removal of salts from a substance, as from seawater or brackish water, so that it is suitable for agricultural or household purposes but not necessarily for drinking.
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According to a recently published TechSci Research report, “India Desalination Plant Market Forecast & Opportunities, 2019”, the India desalination plant market is projected to register a CAGR of around 19%, in terms of installed capacity, during 2014-19.
Pairing state-of-the-art energy efficient desalination technologies with renewable energy should allow power recovery up to 98 per cent.
As technology partner Veolia and Masdar will share the costs to build and operate a pilot plant - the first step of this partnership - that will have the same characteristics as future large scale innovative and low energy consumption's desalination plant.
By pairing state-of-the-art energy efficient desalination technologies with renewable energy, the programme aims to significantly reduce energy consumption.
Across the state, 44 desalination plants - none using seawater - have been built for public water supplies, according to the Texas Water Development Board.
I look forward to the completion of Singapore's largest seawater desalination plant in two years' time," said Ms Olivia Lum, Hyflux's Group President & CEO.
Besides, yet another gesture by Sur Middle East Trading of ordering 700 sets of desalination units from the company, Ochiai Koki has meant a lot.
He said the national initiative on water desalination driven by solar energy, a scheme sponsored by King Abdullah Bin Abdul Aziz, would be implemented in three phases within a time frame of nine years.
RSS can also provide a packaged temporary desalination water solutions for many applications," added Lee Cox, general manager for Southern Gulf.
AaAaAaAa Construction of the Water Desalination Plant in the Wilayat of Sur and Water Supply Network to the Wilayats of the Al Sharqiyah Region reflects the government's keenness to involve the private sector in the infrastructural projects.
His Excellency Ali Bin Abdullah Al Owais, Managing Director for Electricity Affairs, at the UAE Ministry of Energy, Hamad Al Hashemi, Managing Director, Dubai Institute of Technology -- TechnoPark, and Lisa Henthorne, President, International Desalination Association addressed the opening session.
Dow Water Solutions, a business unit of the Dow Chemical Company and global leader in water purification, seawater desalination, contamination removal and water reuse solutions, was one of the exhibitors at the forum.