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Research makes desalination cheaper and greener

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Tim Kevin
The pilot-scale FDFO desalination plant being installed.
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A new cost-efficient and environmentally-friendly method of desalination that could use up to 80 per cent less energy has been developed by a team of Sydney researchers.

With an El Nino weather pattern expected to develop in Spring, possibly triggering droughts and bushfires, researchers from the UTS Centre for Technology in Water and Wastewater (CTWW) have developed an innovative way of desalinating water for irrigation. ... Read more about Research makes desalination cheaper and greener

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