Dubai plans to seek partners for development of its first solar-powered desalination plant as part of a plan to reduce reliance on burning fossil fuels, Dubai Electricity & Water Authority (Dewa) chief executive Saeed al-Tayer told Bloomberg this week. The plant will have capacity to produce 545,000 m3/d of potable water and is intended to start up in 2024. The plant will use reverse osmosis technology, the most efficient for desalination. This size plant would require up to 68MW of...
Dubai Eyes Solar Desalination
Published on Fri, 15 Feb 2019 - Volume: 62 Issue: 07Print
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