Desalination

Register now for the WQA leadership conference
Jun 16 2017

Registration opened for the 2017 Water Quality Assn. (WQA) Leadership Conference. The event will be held Sept. 12 to 14 at the Rancho...

GE helps caribbean island with desalination
Jun 9 2017

To help improve water quality and the reliability of potable water, GE provided Water and Sewerage Corp. Bahamas with a seawater reverse osmosis (...

san antonio, desalination, water, sources, aquifer, texas, drought
Jan 31 2017

The San Antonio Water System (SAWS) introduced a new drinking water source for the city: desalination. This drought-resistant source will help San...

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...

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...

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...

Catalina Island GE desalination
Sep 2 2015

Located in the Pacific Ocean, 22 miles southwest of Los Angeles,...

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...

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....

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...

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,...

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...

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...

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...

Marshall Islands, Kili Atoll, Spectra Watermakers, Desalination
Nov 10 2014

On Kili, a remote, drought-stricken atoll in the Marshall Islands,...

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...