What is desalination?

Desalination

Desalination, desalinization, or desalinisation refers to any of several processes that remove some amount of salt and other minerals from saline water. More generally, desalination may also refer to the removal of salts and minerals, as in soil desalination.

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Shoaiba Power And Desalination Plant
... The Shoaiba power and desalination plant is an oil-fired CCGT power and desalination complex in Saudi Arabia on the coast of Red Sea, about 120 ...
Desalination - In Nature
... oceans in the water cycle is a natural desalination process ... The formation of sea ice is also a process of desalination ... which work in a similar way to the seabird desalination gland ...
Perth Seawater Desalination Plant
... The Kwinana Desalination Plant, located south of Perth, Western Australia, turns seawater from Cockburn Sound into nearly 140 megalitres of drinking water per day ... offsetting the 180 GWh/year requirement from the desalination plant ...
Sydney Water - Desalination
... In early 2010 Sydney Water began operations of the Sydney Desalination Plant. ...
Shoaiba Power And Desalination Plant - History
... in 1998 (although there was a power generation and saline desalination plant in operation at the site as far back as 1985 with commissioning support from Stuttgart based Fichtner Consulting Engineers) ... A multi-stage flash distillation water desalination plant was built by Hanjung (now Doosan Heavy Industries) in partnership with Bechtel ... The desalination plant of capacity of 50 million cubic meters of water per year was commissioned in 2000 ...