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Noun1.desalinisation - the removal of salt (especially from sea water)
chemical action, chemical change, chemical process - (chemistry) any process determined by the atomic and molecular composition and structure of the substances involved
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In spite of this, 525 millions of litres per day (MLD) are being supplied to the city by Chennai metro and an additional 200 MLD of water is being supplied through desalinisation plants."
A special purpose company led by Japanese conglomerate Maurebeni has started construction on a reverse osmosis (RO) desalinisation plant in the Saudi Arabian town of Shuqaiq after signing a $500m loan agreement.
In Djibouti, she will meet President Ismail Omar Guelleh, and other officials and visit the the EU's ATALANTA security mission and a EU funded project of desalinisation. In Addis Ababa, she is due to meet African Union Commission Chair Moussa Faki Mahamat to discuss the next EU-African Union ministerial meeting and regional issues.
Meanwhile, he reviewed other projects in the fields of industry, energy, electricity, sewage, desalinisation, in addition to developing informal housing areas, as well as building 7,316 housing units in order to offer residents a decent life.
Marubeni has won a contract to construct, own, operate, and maintain a desalinisation plant in the Saudi Arabian town of Shuqaiq.
De plus en plus necessaires, les usines de desalinisation dans le monde produisent aussi plus de rejets toxiques que d'eau, selon un bilan publie lundi, illustration des nombreux dilemmes generes par la crise environnementale.
'At ENGIE, we firmly believe in the positive power of partnerships between local government, entrepreneurs, communities and the private sector to boost progress.' Active in Oman for over 20 years, ENGIE employs locally 460 people in the fields of power generation, water desalinisation and energy services.
The report also suggests "it is imperative for Pakistan to invest in supply augmentation (dams and reservoirs) and ensure better utilisation of its groundwater, adopting appropriate water technologies (water recycling, desalinisation, and water harvesting) and manage consumption and use of water (controlling water demand and pricing)."
This project was one of the many projects taken up by Engie, a French multinational electric utility company that has been active in Oman for over 20 years in the field of power generation water desalinisation and energy services.
The issue is of particular importance in Qatar, where the desalinisation process that creates all of the country's fresh water accounts for up to 40 percent of Qatar's total gas usage.
The purpose of the forest, which covers an area of 1,200 acres, was desalinisation of the subsoil water, which was harmful for crops.