New material to make seawater drinkable

Engineers have found a material for cost effectively removing salt from seawater.

Nov 12, 2015, 23:18 PM IST
Curbing water scarcity possible by 2050: Study

Curbing water scarcity possible by 2050: Study

Despite what appears to be an insurmountable problem, researchers have found that it is possible to turn the situation around and significantly reduce water scarcity in just over 35 years.

Aug 30, 2014, 15:01 PM IST

UAE to set up world`s largest solar desalination plant

The UAE would establish world`s largest solar-powered desalination plant that will process more than 22 million gallons of potable water per day.

Nov 27, 2013, 20:24 PM IST

New method of desalination gives 40 nanolitres of fresh water per minute

Chemists at the University of Texas at Austin and the University of Marburg in Germany have introduced a new method for the desalination of seawater.

Jun 28, 2013, 14:00 PM IST

Hitachi to sign pact with Gujarat to set up desalination plant

To be executed by four partners, the construction of the facility will largely be financed by the Japanese government under Indo-Japan joint investment strategy.

Dec 23, 2012, 17:48 PM IST