Abu Dhabi Company Searches for Greener Method of Desalination


Masdar, a renewable energy company in Abu Dhabi, has begun looking into powering desalinization plants with solar energy. Currently, desalinization in the Middle East is a very oil intensive process; the large amounts of power needed have prevented plants from looking at renewable energy as a possible alternative in the past. But now, with oil prices constantly rising and solar panel costs steadily dwindling, there may be a chance for truly sustainable water security in the Gulf States.

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Marcus Fernandez
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