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  • 10 Dec 2019- 11:51 by Local Press Report BEIJING Xinhua China's total annual consumption of unconventional water resources is expected to exceed 9 billion cubic meters this year, with recycled water to account for over 80 percent of the amount, said an official with the Ministry of Water
  • 4 Apr 2019- 11:19 by Local Press Report BEIJING China.org The South-to-North Water Diversion Project brought Beijing 4.2 billion cubic meters of water from Danjiangkou Reservoir as of the end of 2018, benefiting more than 12 million people, according to Yang Jinhuai, deputy director of the Beijing
  • 18 Jan 2019- 11:06 by Local Press Report BEIJING Asia Times China is considering digging two mega canal systems to link the Yangtze River, which runs through central and eastern China, to the Pearl River in southern Guangdong and Guangxi provinces. Shipping, tourism, irrigation, water transfer and
  • 11 Sep 2018- 07:19 by Local Press Report BEIJING BD News24 The China-based Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) plans to invest $270 million in a Bangladesh clean water infrastructure project. The project aims to improve access to piped water and sanitation to municipalities with poor water
  • 2 Aug 2017- 09:55 by Local Press Report BEIJING China.org China's south-to-north water diversion project has benefited more than 11 million people in Beijing, authorities said Tuesday. The middle route of the project has pumped more than 1.7 billion cubic meters into Beijing's water
  • 19 Jul 2017- 12:53 by Local Press Report BEIJING Xinhuanet News The daily output of China's 131 seawater desalination projects reached more than 1.18 million tonnes by the end of 2016, according to an official report released Wednesday.   Sixty-six percent has been used for industrial purposes
  • 17 Oct 2016- 07:38 by Local Press Report BEIJING The Straits Times Rescuers in China used a large excavator to break down a concrete wall and free three elephants stuck in a water-filled reservoir for more than two days. The two adult elephants and calf were discovered in the 5m deep reservoir in
  • 26 Jul 2016- 08:56 by Local Press Report BEIJING China.org A sewage treatment system has been put into use after years of construction on the Yongxing Island, the largest of the Xisha Islands in the South China Sea. To protect the groundwater resources, a seawater desalting plant is in the final
  • 20 Jan 2016- 11:21 by Local Press Report BEiJiNG China Daily A new desalination system that can produce more than 60,000 liters of fresh water a day has recently been put into operation on Guishan, an island in the Zhuhai special economic zone, Guangdong province. Innovation, Infrastructure &
  • 15 Jan 2016- 09:27 by Local Press Report BEIJING South China Morning Post China has made a breakthrough in desalination technology that could help it produce fresh water on remote islands and also quickly expand habitable areas on reclaimed land or natural islets in the South China Sea, where it is
  • 19 Nov 2015- 09:40 by Local Press Report BEIJING Nature Better local water management is the way to keep pace with escalating demands, not pumping water across the country, warn experts. Access Innovation, Infrastructure & Technology Policy Beijing China
  • 7 Aug 2015- 09:35 by Local Press Report BEIJING ECNS China had built a total of 112 seawater desalination plants by the end of 2014, producing 926,900 tonnes of fresh water per day, the State Oceanic Administration said on Thursday. According to its report on seawater use in 2014, the desalination
  • 10 Apr 2015- 10:23 by Local Press Report BEIJING Bloomberg Construction has begun on an ambitious desalination project that from in 2019, the will remove salt from 120,000 tons of seawater each day. The result will be 50,000 tons of potable water, to be piped 170 miles to Beijing. Investment
  • 8 Jan 2015- 11:00 by Local Press Report BEIJING Bloomberg Sound Global Ltd., a Chinese wastewater-treatment company based in Beijing, won the bidding for 14 urban-rural sewage-treatment projects in Sichuan province. The works in the Tongchuan district of Dazhou will have a processing capacity of 8
  • 17 Dec 2014- 09:55 by Local Press Report BEIJING International Desalination & Water Reuse Quarterly Nearly all Chinese city dwellers are concerned about the country's issues with water supply and pollution according to a poll by water technology firm, Xylem in partnership with China Water