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2013-02-22 23:00:43

Influential leaders and top executives from industry, the water sector and government departments gather to discuss the Food-Water-Energy nexus and attendant risks to the global economy. Global Water Intelligence (GWI)* and the International Desalination Association (IDA) present the Global Water Summit: Connecting with Success in Seville, Spain on 22nd and 23rd April 2013. Oxford, UK (PRWEB) February 22, 2013 GWI´s 2-day conference forms the highest-level group of senior executives...

2013-02-06 09:45:36

System developed at MIT cleans ℠produced water´ from natural gas wells, could lead to improved desalination plants for developing countries. Increased natural gas production is seen as a crucial step away from the greenhouse gas emissions of coal plants and toward U.S. energy independence. But natural gas wells have problems: Large volumes of deep water, often heavily laden with salts and minerals, flow out along with the gas. That so-called “produced water” must be...


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