Desalination

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Water security from desalination: A story of technology innovation

While not all water desalination plants produce at the same efficiency levels, there are some incredibly positive examples of new technology.
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3 Reasons why the water sector should be on your radar

Have you noticed a steady stream of water information of late? Here are three reasons to put the water sector on your business to-do list.
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Smart solar-powered water desalination system connected in Kenya

Powered entirely by solar energy and battery storage, GivePower's water desalination systems are operated with a SmartTap system.
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Morning coffee with ESI Africa – The value of wastewater

Smarter wastewater management, including reuse and resource recovery, is needed as this resource holds valuable potable water, nutrients, and energy.

Kenyan village installs solar PV desalination plant

Kenya has built its first solar-powered farm, converting ocean water into potable water, which aims to reduce problems relating to access to clean water.
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Thyspunt nuclear project, a missed opportunity for water security

The establishment of the once planned nuclear project at Thyspunt would have ensured water security through desalination, writes Nuclear Physicist Gaopalelwe Santswere.
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Desalination plant achieves financial closure in UAE

A consortium along with the Federal Electricity & Water Authority, have achieved the financial closure for the 150 MIGD Umm Al Quwain Independent Water Project (IWP) in the UAE.
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Egyptian company to build solar PV plants in select African countries

Egypt's Arab Industrialization Organization plans to build solar power plants in seven African countries with capacities ranging from 2 to 4MW.

Namibia installs clean-powered desalination system

Namibia has inaugurated its first ever fully solar-powered seawater desalination system, moving closer to achieve its efforts in becoming self-sustaining. 
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Desalination market growth in Africa on the rise, report

A recent study by Frost & Sullivan reveals that the African desalination market is now stabilising and investment in desalination is gaining traction.

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