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Gujarat wants six more desalination plants, says chief minister
India's Gujarat state is to tender six more desalination projects following news that Essel Infraprojects is to construct a plant there, reports Daily News & Analysis (DNA).
Madras High Court halts Nemmeli desal tender
The tender process for a desalination project in Chennai has been frozen by the Madras High Court in Tamil Nadu, reports Times of India.
JICA to loan $283 million for Chennai's fourth desalination plant
Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) is to loan JPY 30 billion ($283 million) to build a seawater desalination plant in Chennai, India.
Israel issues tender for Sorek 2 mega-size desalination plant
The Israeli authorities have issued a tender for Sorek 2 desalination plant, reports business title Globes.
Gaza large scale desal project secures €456 million funding
The European Investment Bank (EIB) is to issue a tender for Gaza Central Desalination Plant and Associated Works Project, after the scheme received pledges amounting to €456 million ($560 million).
Va Tech Wabag secures Tunisian desalination project
VA Tech Wabag has secured a contract for a 50,000 m3/d desalination plant in Zarat, Gabes governorate, Tunisia.
Inge wins first big order to supply seawater desalination plant in Oman
Inge has won a contract to supply ultrafiltration (UF) solutions to the Sharqiyah desalination plant project in Oman, in a change to the original specification.
Cyprus to allow private individuals to install desalination units
The government of Cyprus has approved a guide which allows private individuals to install desalination plants of up to 1,500 m3/d.
Suez International seeks to halt work order on Nemmeli project
Madras High Court has ordered Chennai Metropolitan Water Supply and Sewerage Board not to issue a work order for its proposed Nemmeli desalination plant, following a petition from bidder Suez International.
Malta tenders Euro 10 million desalination project
The Water Services Corporation of Malta has issued a tender for a reverse osmosis plant at Hondoq Bay on the Island of Gozo.
India seeks information from desalination providers
The government of India has called on desalination companies to support its National Mission on Desalination (NMD) by providing details of their technologies.
Madras High Court lifts bar on Nemmeli project tender
The Madras High Court has lifted its hold on the Nemmeli desalination plant tender, clearing the path for the project to move ahead.
Pakistan election debate spotlights desalination
The Pakistan People's Party (PPP) has promised to prioritise investments in desalination plants as part of its election manifesto 2018, as popular concern over water scarcity grows.
NamWater seeks consultants to advise on desal deal
Namibia Water Corporation (NamWater) is seeking consultants to help with a possible acquisition of Areva Desalination Plant at Swakopmund.
City of Cape Town to tender three water reuse projects
The City of Cape Town has outlined plans to develop three aquifer recharge projects as part of its ongoing drought response plan.
India's Ministry of Environment backs Chennai mega-project
A proposed 400,000 m3/d desalination plant in Chennai, India, has been recommended for Coastal Regulation Zone (CRZ) clearance by the national Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change.
Algeria prepares two ITTs for desalination plant projects
Algeria's Department of Energy is preparing invitations to tender for two desalination plant projects, reports Algeria Press Service.
Gujarat, India, unveils reuse policy amid worsening water crisis
Gujarat State, India, has unveiled a new policy for water reuse amid a deepening water crisis in the region.
Gujarat industry wants distribution for desalinated water
Industrial and commercial operators in Kutch district, India, are calling on Gujarat State government to allow them to use their local water distribution network to bring in supplies of desalinated water, reports Business World.
India's east coast ports look to containerised desal
India's Ministry of Shipping has instructed ports at Paradip, Kamarajar, and Chidambarnar to install containerised desalination plants, reports Business Standard.