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  • 2 Mar 2018- 12:28 by Local Press Report Tokyo, Japan TheMainichi An underground wall of frozen soil surrounding the stricken Fukushima No. 1 Nuclear Power Plant that blocks groundwater from flowing into the plant has cut back on the amount of radiation-tainted water that is generated by an
  • 28 Feb 2018- 11:27 by Local Press Report FUKUSHIMA Nikkei Asian Review Space for storing treated but still radioactive water is running out at Japan's crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant. Soon, the government and utility Tokyo Electric Power Co. Holdings will have to make a decision
  • 27 Feb 2018- 09:35 by Local Press Report BARKA GDN Online The operations at Barka desalination plant continues to be affected by the "Red Tide" situation near Barka, said the Public Authority for Electricity and Water (PAEW). The Central Emergency Committee urged the residents of Seeb and
  • 26 Feb 2018- 13:39 by Local Press Report TEL AVIV Haaretz The use of desalinated water has significantly improved the quality of effluent (treated wastewater), leading to a dramatic increase – from 32 percent to 80 percent – in the proportion of effluent that is suitable for all types of irrigation
  • 14 Feb 2018- 10:19 by Local Press Report CAPE TOWN Business Live Eskom’s Koeberg nuclear power station launched its groundwater desalination plant on Wednesday. It will take care of the power station’s water needs and ease pressure on the City of Cape Town’s water supply. Access Corporate Risk
  • 14 Feb 2018- 10:19 by Local Press Report CAIRO Al Arabiya There is growing concern in Egypt over an impending water crisis as construction of Ethiopia’s Renaissance Dam progresses and negotiations between the two countries have not so far resolved any of the technical disputes. While the biggest
  • 14 Feb 2018- 07:56 by Local Press Report SYDNEY NSW ABC News (Australia) Perth's desalination plant has been a lifesaver but debate rages around the value of Sydney's plant which sits broken and idle. Climate scientists and some water experts defend desalination plants as vital insurance
  • 12 Feb 2018- 15:11 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON DC Xinhuanet News An international team from Australia, America and China have discovered a new material that can filter salt and metal ions from water, opening the door to effective seawater desalination and metal recovery. Innovation,
  • 12 Feb 2018- 15:11 by Local Press Report RIYADH Al Arabiya The Saudi King Salman bin Abdul Aziz Al Saud has ordered allocation 175 million riyals to purchase desalinated water annually from mobile stations to meet the growing demand for desalinated water in Saudi Arabia. Sources indicate allocating
  • 7 Feb 2018- 10:00 by Local Press Report WINDHOEK New Era Namibia The initial plans to jointly set up a multi-billion-dollar pipeline that will draw water from the Atlantic Ocean and be shared as desalinated water by Namibia and Botswana is still on the cards. This was reaffirmed by visiting
  • 6 Feb 2018- 13:09 by Local Press Report CAPE TOWN Times Live A Cape Town desalination company has won a R5-billion contract for a desalination plant in Saudi Arabia. The contract to design‚ build and operate the plant was awarded to GrahamTek by The Saline Water Conversion Corporation (SWCC)‚ which
  • 6 Feb 2018- 13:09 by Local Press Report MUSCAT Muscat Daily Oman Power and Water Procurement Co (OPWP) has initiated the pre-qualification process for developers to set up a new large independent water project (IWP) in Ghubra. The proposed water desalination plant will have a capacity to produce
  • 3 Feb 2018- 08:58 by Local Press Report CAIRO Ahram Online The building of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) on the River Nile and its effects on Egypt’s share of Nile water have led the government to increase the country’s water desalination projects to be ready for possible water
  • 3 Feb 2018- 08:58 by Local Press Report RIYADH Asharq Al-Aswat King Abdullah Economic City (KAEC) has signed a contract with Metito Saudi Ltd (Metito) for the design and construction of a seawater desalination plant powered by solar energy and valued at SR220 million. Climate Innovation,
  • 1 Feb 2018- 11:34 by Local Press Report BETHLEHEM Ma'an News Agency Palestinian Water Authority official Mazen Ghuneim announced that the Water Authority has received tender and design documents for the works of the central desalination plant in Khan Younis in the southern Gaza Strip. This