Desalination

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County begins looks into water supplies for today and the future

On orders from the Santa Barbara County Board of Supervisors, the county's Water Agency began the lengthy process of studying local water supplies on Tuesday evening, asking the public to pinpoint options that could keep the area afloat into the future ... [Published Santa Maria Times - 4 hours ago]
First reported 7 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 1 reports

GE launches biofuel-producing membrane for industrial water reuse

Industrial conglomerate GE has launched a membrane-based wastewater treatmenttechnology, that combines biogas production with its enforced hollow fibre, ZeeWeed 500membranes targeting the industrial water reuse market.According to GE the product - the ... [Published Desalination & Water Reuse - 7 hours ago]
First reported 9 hours ago - Updated 9 hours ago - 1 reports

California’s climate: Make mine very dry

According to the news I’ve seen on TV, the climatologists have predicted at least two more decades of drought for California.My questions is, why haven’t the overstuffed, overpaid politicians come up with a plan to cope with this situation?How about cloud ... [Published Hi-Desert Star - 9 hours ago]
First reported 13 hours ago - Updated 13 hours ago - 1 reports

Tonga: New Zealand Red Cross responds to drought in Tonga

Source: The Pacific Islands News AssociationCountry: Tonga By Online Editor 10:38 pm GMT+12, 29/09/2014, New Zealand New Zealand Red Cross has sent an aid worker and two desalination units, to turn seawater into safe drinking water in the drought-hit ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - 13 hours ago]
First reported 16 hours ago - Updated 16 hours ago - 1 reports

New Study Breaks Ground On Switchable Solvents

By @sarmjeA new study breaks ground on the separation of substances present in water. It may have implications for the development of sustainable technologies including more efficient water purification and desalination processes.The study in question ... [Published Chemical Online - 16 hours ago]
First reported 20 hours ago - Updated 20 hours ago - 1 reports

Solar-powered desalination could boost drinking water supply

Home   >   News   >   By Charity Smalls on September 30, 2014Areas with undrinkable salty groundwater, like the majority of India, have a new option to create potable water.Salty groundwater is often made drinkable through reverse osmosis desalination ... [Published Environmental Monitor - 20 hours ago]
First reported 20 hours ago - Updated 20 hours ago - 1 reports

Tongan island residents pray for rain

Residents and aid workers on Tonga's Ha'apai Islands are crossing their fingers rain could be on its way.The Ha'apai Islands were ravaged by Tropical Cyclone Ita in April, and has been hit by months of drought and water shortages ever since.Tony Paine ... [Published Newstalk ZB - 20 hours ago]
First reported Sep 30 2014 - Updated Sep 30 2014 - 2 reports

New rules could rein in California coast desalination

Proposed new regulations in California could put a rein on planned desalination plants inthe state including the giant, part completed, Carlsbad facility according to a water industry chief in the region.The State Water Resources Control Board is developing ... [Published Desalination & Water Reuse - Sep 30 2014]
First reported Sep 30 2014 - Updated Sep 30 2014 - 1 reports

Senegal looks to desalination to prevent new water shortages

By Geert De ClercqPARIS, Sept 30 ( ) - Senegal water company Senegalaisedes Eaux (SDE) will look to desalination to keep suppliesflowing in the rapidly growing capital city of Dakar and try toavoid a repeat of last year's shortages, the firm's chiefexecutive ... [Published Mail Online UK - Sep 30 2014]
First reported Sep 30 2014 - Updated Sep 30 2014 - 1 reports

Early stages of RO membrane fouling during tertiary wastewater desalination

In tertiary wastewater desalination, the effective minimisation and cleaning of membrane fouling requires an understanding of the physicochemical interactions between conditioning film–membrane surface, conditioning film–bacteria, bacteria–EPS, and within ... [Published Working With Water - Sep 30 2014]
First reported Sep 30 2014 - Updated Sep 30 2014 - 3 reports

NZ Red Cross responds to drought in Tonga (Fuseworks)

New Zealand Red Cross has sent an aid worker and two desalination units, to turn seawater into safe drinking water in the drought-hit Ha’apai islands of Tonga.Low rainfall in Tonga over the past three months has resulted in extremely low water levels, ... [Published Yahoo!Xtra - Sep 30 2014]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 1 reports

Review of feasibility and reliability of Life Cycle Assessment for desalination

Research studies of the environmental sustainability of desalination are growing in importance, as concerns increase regarding natural resource depletion and environmental degradation caused by desalination.Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) is an ISO standardised ... [Published Working With Water - Sep 29 2014]

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"Malaysians have every right to demand accountability, transparency and integrity in the management and operations of 1MDB and the use of its funds… how could things go so wrong after just five years?"
The study in question puts a focus on switchable solvents,  "a unique class of solvents that were developed to facilitate both reaction and subsequent product separation. Their 'built-in” separation ability for facile product recovery is paramount to achieving chemical processes that are both economically competitive and environmentally conscious" according to a paper published in the journal Chemical Science

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IVRCL rallies over 8% on assets sale plan to pa... [Published Economic Times - 12 hours ago]
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New Study Breaks Ground On Switchable Solvents [Published Chemical Online - 16 hours ago]
Actually, many Americans oppose war in Mideast:... [Published Press-Telegram - 17 hours ago]
American Water Summit 2014 – Don’t miss out [Published Water Technology Online - 20 hours ago]
Solar-powered desalination could boost drinking... [Published Environmental Monitor - 20 hours ago]
Tongan island residents pray for rain [Published Newstalk ZB - 20 hours ago]
River linking will not solve our water problems [Published Hindustan Times - 20 hours ago]
The World’s 10 Biggest Energy Gluttons [Published Wall St. Cheat Sheet - 21 hours ago]
Drought, Water, Infrastructure Get Airing at LM... [Published TickerTech.com - 22 hours ago]
Clemson professor sees solar-energy revolution ... [Published Easley Progress - 22 hours ago]
Israeli Innovators Recognized [Published Christian News Wire - 22 hours ago]
New rules could rein in California coast desali... [Published Desalination & Water Reuse - Sep 30 2014]
Most secretive contract state has ever known [Published Melbourne Age - Sep 30 2014]
Integrated water resource management and energy... [Published IRC - Sep 30 2014]
Caught between old rock and a hard place [Published Newcastle Herald - Sep 30 2014]
The world’s 10 biggest energy gluttons [Published Financial Post - Top Stories - Sep 30 2014]
Sunflower solar harvester provides power and water [Published New Scientist - Sep 30 2014]
Senegal looks to desalination to prevent new wa... [Published Mail Online UK - Sep 30 2014]
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1MDB under scrutiny [Published JUST READ! - 12 hours ago]
Parliament's Public Accounts Committee (PAC) must begin an immediate inquiry into the troubled sovereign fund 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB), an anti-corruption watch group said.The Centre to Combat Corruption and Cronyism (C4) said today the PAC ...
Tonga: New Zealand Red Cross responds to drough... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - 13 hours ago]
Source: The Pacific Islands News AssociationCountry: Tonga By Online Editor 10:38 pm GMT+12, 29/09/2014, New Zealand New Zealand Red Cross has sent an aid worker and two desalination units, to turn seawater into safe drinking water in the drought-hit ...
The World’s 10 Biggest Energy Gluttons [Published Wall St. Cheat Sheet - 21 hours ago]
Next time you get into your car and drive to the supermarket, think about how much energy you consume on an annual basis. It is widely assumed that Westerners are some of the world’s worst energy pigs. While Americans make up just 5 percent of the global ...
The world’s 10 biggest energy gluttons [Published Financial Post - Top Stories - Sep 30 2014]
Next time you get into your car and drive to the supermarket, think about how much energy you consume on an annual basis. While Americans make up just 5% of the global population, they use 205 of its energy, eat 15% of its meat, and produce 40% of the ...
The Other Iraq Reality: Shiite Militias besiegi... [Published Informed Comment - Sep 30 2014]
By Erin Evers, HRW Shia militias, still operating under the control of former Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki, are laying siege to Latifiyya, especially the Asa’ib Ahl al-Haqq militia. Failure to address the broader effects of international assistance ...
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Operating Data from memsys Technology Installat... [Published GlobeNewswire: Advertising News - Jun 01 2014]
NanoH2O Acquired by LG Chem [Published Financial Services - May 12 2014]
Reverse Osmosis Leads Water Desalination Equipm... [Published Financial Services - May 03 2014]
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