News archive for December 2014


  • Aqualogy starts up copper mine desalination plant in Chile (2-Dec-2014)
  • IDA launches first water reuse conference (2-Dec-2014)
  • California US$ 687 million drought relief bill calls for more reuse (2-Dec-2014)
  • Hazen and Sawyer appoints Boysen as associate (2-Dec-2014)
  • Desalitech lands US$ 11 million in venture capital funding (5-Dec-2014)
  • Italy's Osmo Sistemi bags brackish desalination deal (5-Dec-2014)
  • Caribbean desalination expansion completes tests (8-Dec-2014)
  • Contractor strength drives investment grade rating for Carlsbad bonds (9-Dec-2014)
  • Global desalination pump market to grow 7.7% a year (9-Dec-2014)
  • Reverse osmosis to drive US membrane demand to $6.2 billion in 2018 (9-Dec-2014)
  • Grundfos bags US$ 1.1 million grant for wastewater treatment research (9-Dec-2014)
  • Beijing to get megatonne desalination plant by 2019 (15-Dec-2014)
  • American Water Chemicals turns into Alkema Solutions (16-Dec-2014)
  • Beijing to get megatonne desalination plant by 2019 (16-Dec-2014)
  • Asia and industrials to counter desalination decline (16-Dec-2014)
  • More than nine in ten Chinese have water worries (16-Dec-2014)
  • Namibian mines get mixed messages (16-Dec-2014)
  • Palo Pinto passes desalination plan (16-Dec-2014)
  • BP bags stake in Saltworks (16-Dec-2014)
  • IDA calls for abstracts for New Horizons for Desalination conference (16-Dec-2014)
  • IDA extends deadline for Fellowship applications (17-Dec-2014)
  • US Bureau of Reclamation seeks proposals for US$ 1.4 million funds (22-Dec-2014)
  • Hyflux-led group wins US$ 250 million desalination plant tender (22-Dec-2014)
  • India's IVRCL sells Chennai desalination plant to Utilico FZC (22-Dec-2014)
  • Oman edict to spark desalination plant capacity expansions (22-Dec-2014)
  • IDA to be knowledge partner at the International Water Summit for third year in a row (23-Dec-2014)
  • Australian desalination plant closure postponed for three months (30-Dec-2014)
  • GDF Suez kicks off giant Mirfa desalination project (30-Dec-2014)
  • Ghana poised to start up first desalination plant (30-Dec-2014)
  • Hyflux forecasts end to Middle East desalination doldrums (30-Dec-2014)
  • Indian state chief minister pushes for third Chennai desalination plant (30-Dec-2014)
  • Iran pilots solar desalination (30-Dec-2014)
  • Energy Recovery supplies Mirfa project (30-Dec-2014)
  • Urban surge drives 57% growth in Indian municipal water treatment market by 2018 (30-Dec-2014)
  • Biwater completes Virgin Islands desalination plant (30-Dec-2014)
  • California town uses fast-track laws to push through desalination plant (30-Dec-2014)
  • Bank lends US$ 22 million to Korean firm to fund Mexican desalination project (30-Dec-2014)
  • UK utility ponders south coast desalination plant (30-Dec-2014)
  • Kuwait invites bids for Doha desalination plant as Az-Zour is 65% finished (30-Dec-2014)