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Posted on 4 December 2013
The recent International Desalination Workshop held in Melbourne on 28-29 November showcased research findings from NCEDA grant recipients and other international research projects. The Workshop’s keynote speaker was The Hon. John Brumby, former Premier of Victoria who led the state at the time the decision was taken to build the Victorian Desalination Plant.
Posted on 4 October 2013
An innovative proposal has been developed to combine two new Australian technologies to turn saltwater into potable water and green electricity using the sun’s heat – slashing carbon emissions.
Posted on 30 August 2013
Research to improve Australia’s desalination technology and help drought-proof the nation’s water supplies has received a $2.5 million boost. Four new projects by leading universities have today been selected for funding over the next two years by the National Centre of Excellence in Desalination Australia.
Posted on 21 August 2013
Tim Kildea, SA Water’s Team Leader Source Water and Environment Research, won the best paper award at the annual South Australian Regional Conference held in Adelaide on 2 August 2013.
Posted on 19 August 2013
Desalination as a method of ensuring a rainfall independent source of potable water has become…
Posted on 22 May 2013
Edith Cowan University researchers are developing a cost-effective water quality sensor using fibre optic nano technology thanks to funding from the NCEDA.