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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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However, Ross Young, Executive Director for Water Services Association of Australia--the peak body of the Australian urban water industry--believes the move to desalination plants is timely.
The most cost-effective location for a seawater desalination plant is right on the coast, next to a power plant," said Hal Furman, executive director of the U.
Many of the desalination plants are built in conjunction with power plants, and in Japan they are being built in conjunction with nuclear power plants, which require water for cooling.
of Watertown, Massachusetts, which says it has the most membrane-based desalination plants (about 3,000 but many of them are relatively small) in operation worldwide.
The desalination plant is to produce 136,000 cubic metres (30 million gallons) of fresh water daily.
The Bushehr nuclear desalination plant will be either on land or on a ship offshore.
Germany Water Desalination Plants Market Forecast & Opportunities, 2017 discusses the following aspects related to water desalination market in Germany:
The Kingdom plans to build 9 water desalination plants on the Red Sea coastal city of Jeddah, at a total cost of more than SAR 2 billion, said Abdulrahman Alfadley, minister of environment, water and agriculture.
The desalination plant has a production capacity of 254,000 gallons of clean drinking water.
The strike began on May 30 after negotiations between the workers' unions -- PEO and SEK -- and the company operating the desalination plant on employment terms fell through.
7m (OMR100m) Quriyyat desalination plant to the main grid, local daily Times of Oman reported.
The Minister briefed the delegation that the government had plan to provide pure and mineral water to industries through desalination plant and the rental plant would be installed to convert the seawater.