Gulf Times - desalination
Kahramaa signs deal to increase water desalination capacity

Kahramaa signs deal to increase water desalination capacity

The General Electricity and Water Corporation - Kahramaa and Umm Al Houl Power Co signed an agreement on Monday to increase water desalination capacity by 61.5mn gallons ...

Kahramaa, Japan firm sign MoU on energy efficient desalination project

Kahramaa, Japan firm sign MoU on energy efficient desalination project

The Qatar General Electricity and Water Corporation (Kahramaa) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organisation of Japan (NEDO) ...

Desalination project could help cut Qatar’s carbon emissions

Desalination project could help cut Qatar’s carbon emissions

A solar and wind-powered desalination facility in the northern part of Qatar, a project proposed by the Swedish government, could help reduce the country’s carbon emissions by 550,000 tonnes per year.

PM launches expanded RAF A3 water plant

PM launches expanded RAF A3 water plant

The QR1.75bn Ras Abu Fontas A3 (RAF A3), one of the major desalination projects, was formally dedicated by HE the Prime Minister and Interior Minister Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa al-Thani at Wakrah.

Qeeri workshop examines impact of desalinated water

Qeeri workshop examines impact of desalinated water

Researchers from Qatar, Europe, Asia, and North America gathered in Doha to discuss the impact of desalinated water on public health at a workshop organised by Hamad Bin Khalifa University’s (HBKU) Qatar Environment and Energy Research Institute (Qeeri).

Qatar water use jumps 70% in seven years, says study

Qatar water use jumps 70% in seven years, says study

Water consumption in Qatar increased by 70% in the seven years to 2013, the first ever water statistics published by Doha revealed on Wednesday.