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desalination

, desalinization, desalinisation
the process of removing salt, esp from sea water so that it can be used for drinking or irrigation

desalination

[dē‚sal·ə′nā·shən]
(chemical engineering)
Removal of salt, as from water or soil. Also known as desalting.
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They said a desalination plant was installed in Karwat area of Gwadar to resolve the water issue but it was not producing enough water.
Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman thanked SWCC for the achievements, as he paid a visit to a desalination plant in Jeddah on Wednesday.
The oceans, or even the Arabian Gulf alone, are vast compared to the brine flows created by surrounding desalination plants.
This option would involve transporting the hypersaline waste water from the desalination plants and applying the hypersaline water over the surface of a HAB impacted area.
According to the statement, PAEW has secured locations to build independent desalination plants in highly populated coastal areas.
4 GW and the combined daily capacity of the two desalination plants will be 590,000 cu m.
Sharjah: His Highness Dr Shaikh Sultan bin Mohammed Al Qasimi, Member of Supreme Council and Ruler of Sharjah, has issued a decision to change the name of Al Sajjah Water Desalination plant to Al Rahmaniya Water Desalination plant.
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.
Desalination plants that use RO membranes are more efficient than those that rely on the evaporation of seawater, and so there is considerable demand for the construction of such plants throughout this region, as well as in other regions such as North America and Asia.
The thermal desalination plant does not affect the marine eco-system unlike the regular desalination plants, which let out brine.
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The UAE is no stranger to the world of desalination as some of the largest desalination plants in the world are right here in our own backyard.