Desalination to slake the thrust of people

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Desalination to slake the thrust of people

Desalination to slake the thrust of people

Amimul Ahsan

Desalination provides a huge amount of potable water in many countries of the world, e.g. USA, KSA, UAE, Japan, Singapore, and Australia. The global Water Awards (GWA) declared recently the winner for 2020 Desalination Plant of the Year. That is Shoaiba 3 Exp. 2 IWP in KSA with a capacity of 250,000 m3/d. It fulfills the need of a million people in the regions of Jeddah, Makka and Taif. About $253 million plant was developed by ACWA Power with the Saudi Water Partnership Company (SWPC) [1]. It is 100% owned by the private sector as the first major infrastructure project in KSA. It reduces footprint and capital costs, while the operating cost on chemical dosing and post-treatment is minimized [1]....

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To cite this article: Ahsan A. Desalination to slake the thrust of people. Journal of Desalination and Water Purification 2020;20:1.

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