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GS Inima starts work on Barka desalination project in Oman

Gulf Daily News 29 Jun 2022
GS Engineering & Construction, a leading Korean EPC contractor, said its key subsidiary GS Inima, has started work on the Barka 5 Independent Water Plant in Oman, following the signing of a finance agreement with Oman Power & Water Procurement Company ... The seawater ...

Honeycomb structure with oxygen-poor pores found in oxide scale on small lead-based reactor materials

Phys Dot Org 29 Jun 2022
Small nuclear reactors especially lead-cooled fast reactors with lead-bismuth eutectic alloy (LBE) as the main coolant, have good application prospects in marine power, regional power supply, seawater desalination and other fields ... "Low oxygen concentration promotes the formation of honeycomb structures in a shorter time and in more areas." ... DOI ... ....

UAE’s Arabian Ocean Rowing Team to cross Atlantic in support of clean seas

Arab News 24 Jun 2022
DUBAI ... The UAE team will be totally self-sufficient for the duration of their expedition, relying entirely on desalinated seawater to hydrate, solar energy to power batteries and electronics, and eating freeze-dried food, all while confined to the small rowing boat ... Toby Gregory, Arabian Ocean Rowing Team founder and project director, said ... ....

Ewec and Acwa Power start operations at major water desalination plant in Abu Dhabi

The National 23 Jun 2022
Emirates Water and Electricity Company (Ewec) and Saudi Arabia's Acwa Power have started operations on the first phase of a major reverse osmosis water desalination plant in Abu Dhabi ... Reverse osmosis desalination is a process of purifying seawater by using specialised membranes to remove solid substances and other contaminants.

Travel with Terri to Australia (Part 2)

The Cross Timbers Gazette 22 Jun 2022
Two of the most iconic landmarks in the world are the Sydney Opera House and the Sydney Harbor Bridge ... We had epic experiences at all three places ... Sydney Opera House is cooled using seawater taken directly from the harbor. The system circulates cold water from the harbor through pipes to power both the heating and air conditioning in the building ... .

Could nuclear desalination plants beat water scarcity?

BBC News 21 Jun 2022
Desalination plants, which remove the salt from seawater, could help supply the fresh water needed ... Powered by nuclear reactors, these vessels could travel to islands, or coastlines, struck by drought, bringing with them both clean drinking water and power ... For now, Core Power's design is merely that, a design.

NRG Matters: China’s EVs exports more than double; Toyota partners with Tesla to recycle batteries

Arab News 21 Jun 2022
Saudi ACWA Power has signed an agreement with Saudi Water Partnership Co ... to restructure the Shuaibah 3 Independent Water and Power Project. The project will be converted from an energy-intensive power generation and thermal desalination facility to a greenfield seawater reverse osmosis desalination plant, Trade Arabia reported citing a statement.

Here are 40 facts about Earth to deepen your love of the planet

Interesting Engineering 21 Jun 2022
Earth is our home and a fascinating place it is ... However, what we have discovered about Earth is truly astounding ... We've got a ways to go, so let's get stuck in.1 ... 2 ... 4 ... 5 ... However, this gold is dissolved in the water and accounts for something like one part in 12 billion in a liter of seawater ... The world's most powerful earthquake hit Chile in the 1960s.

Japan’s top court: Fukushima nuclear-accident ‘could not have been prevented’

Stars and Stripes 18 Jun 2022
On the basis of the forecast, a subsidiary of Tokyo Electric Power Company Holdings predicted that a tsunami as high as 15.7 meters could hit TEPCO’s Fukushima No ... It concluded that the accident occurred when a large amount of seawater entered the plant and caused the loss of power.

There is no “box” in geothermal resource utilisation – each case is unique

Open Access Government 17 Jun 2022
In this context, it has become important to optimise the energy production processes of already existing power plants without developing new geothermal fields ... from substances present in the geothermal resource and resources involved in the process of the geothermal power plants such as fresh water and seawater.

A desalination project signifies the potential of business-academia partnerships in Saudi Arabia 

Arab News 06 Jun 2022
Take the recent partnership between ACWA Power and Saudi Arabia’s King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, which has already carried out new research into the scaled use of solar power in sustainable desalination of seawater ... The recent partnership between ACWA Power ...

Innovators look to solve UK’s long-duration energy storage challenge

Energy Storage News 06 Jun 2022
As noted in a recent feature article for our quarterly journal PV Tech Power (Vol.31), batteries play a number of different key roles in helping to balance the network, from frequency response to the Balancing Mechanism and Capacity Market. However, the applications they perform are largely heavy on power, not energy delivered.

The Somabay Effervescence: Another Successful Edition of Somabay Endurance Festival

Egypt Today 05 Jun 2022
  ... The Somabay Endurance Festival is key because one of our main pillars is sports ...  .   ...   ... Moreover, we are very keen on being green; we are building a 5-megawatt solar power plant in order to reduce the impact of the energy that we can consume. Additionally, we use seawater-resistant grass to minimize the impact of desalination ... .

Intetics ML&AI Algorithms for Neural Implant Insertion Received an Honorable Mention in Health and Software ...

Longview News-Journal 04 Jun 2022
From a 3D printed vaccine patch to an electric truck, a seawater-powered lamp, and countless other bold innovations, the sixth annual awards honor the products, concepts, companies, policies, and designs that are driving change, tackling issues from climate change to inequality, and so much more. NAPLES ... Intetics Inc ... About Intetics Inc.. Intetics Inc.

LNG Production Resumes at Hammerfest 20 Months After Fire

The Maritime Executive 03 Jun 2022
After the fire, Equinor reported that its initial survey found that in addition to damage caused by the fire on the air intake on one of the plant's five power turbines, large amounts of seawater used to extinguish the fire damaged other auxiliary systems such as electrical equipment and cables in the plant ... Each ship contains about 1 TW of energy.

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