Desalination

Mexico, desalination plant
Jun 30 2016
The Secretariat of Infrastructure and Urban Development of the Mexican State of Baja California and the State Commission for Water announced a...
israel, desalination, groundwater, reverse osmosis, study
Mar 7 2016
Researchers at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (BGU) in Israel have determined that saline groundwater from coastal aquifers is a better...
Bureau of Reclamation desalination water purification research grants
Dec 21 2015
As part of an ongoing effort to further technological advances related to imbalances between water supply and demand, the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation...
International Desalination Association World Congress awards
Sep 18 2015
Awards totaling more than $30,000 were presented at the 2015 International Desalination Assn. (IDA) World Congress on Desalination and Water Reuse in...
International Desalination Association president Emilio Gabbrielli
Sep 4 2015
The International Desalination Assn. (IDA) announced that Emilio Gabbrielli has been elected president of the association for the 2015-2017 term. In...
Catalina Island GE desalination
Sep 2 2015
Located in the Pacific Ocean, 22 miles southwest of Los Angeles, Catalina Island, Calif., is in the middle of a severe drought with residents and...
International Desalination Association 2015-2017 board of directors
Aug 7 2015
The International Desalination Assn. (IDA) named the individuals elected by its membership to serve on the 2015-2017 board of directors, which will...
IDA World Congress San Diego Mayor Kevin L. Faulconer
Jul 31 2015
The International Desalination Assn. (IDA) announced that the Honorable Kevin L. Faulconer, mayor of San Diego, has joined the line-up of speakers...
U.S. Bureau of Reclamation Water Purification Research Program desalination
Jul 30 2015
The Bureau of Reclamation selected nine projects to receive $1.49 million under its Desalination and Water Purification Research Program. Reclamation...
commercial solar desalination plant HydroRevolution
Jul 14 2015
HydroRevolution, a California subsidiary of WaterFX, announced plans to build a commercial solar desalination plant in the Panoche Water and Drainage...
International Desalination Association World Congress San Diego
Jul 10 2015
The 2015 International Desalination Assn. (IDA) World Congress on Desalination and Water Reuse will take place in San Diego, Aug. 30 to Sept. 4, at...
Abengoa Water Company of the Year Global Water Intelligence
Apr 28 2015
Abengoa was named Water Company of the Year at the Global Water Awards ceremony held in Athens, Greece. This award recognizes the contribution that...
International Desalination Association World Congress Sao Paulo Brazil
Apr 3 2015
The International Desalination Assn. (IDA) has selected São Paulo, Brazil as the site for its 2017 World Congress on Desalination and Water Reuse....
International Desalination Association mentorship program young leaders
Mar 19 2015
The International Desalination Assn. (IDA) announced the launch of a mentorship program aimed at helping the next generation of leaders advance their...
Red Cross Society AMPAC USA desalination
Feb 18 2015
AMPAC USA has supplied the Red Cross Society in Uribia La Guajira, Colombia, with its most recent water purification system. The company designed and...
Dec 18 2014
Dec. 16, 2014, marked the 40th anniversary of the Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA), which today includes regulations for more than 90 contaminants...
Marshall Islands, Kili Atoll, Spectra Watermakers, Desalination
Nov 10 2014
On Kili, a remote, drought-stricken atoll in the Marshall Islands, the region's second permanent solar- and wind-powered water desalination...
USGS, Water Use, Decrease, United States
Nov 5 2014
Water use across the country has reached its lowest recorded level in nearly 45 years. According to a new USGS report, about 355 billion gal per day...
Oct 8 2014
With the global population estimated to grow from 7 billion in 2011 to more than 9.5 billion by 2050, profound stress has been placed on the world’s...
dow water process_desalination ro membranes
Aug 27 2014
Filmtec Seamaxx RO elements offer low energy consumption and an optimized module design that helps maximize the productivity of a desalination system...