Emerging Technologies for Sustainable Desalination Handbook

Written By Gnaneswar Gude
Emerging Technologies for Sustainable Desalination Handbook
  • Publsiher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release : 01 May 2018
  • ISBN : 0128167122
  • Pages : 558 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Emerging Technologies for Sustainable Desalination Handbook written by Gnaneswar Gude which was release on 01 May 2018, this book published by Butterworth-Heinemann. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: Emerging Technologies for Sustainable Desalination Handbook provides professionals and researchers with the latest treatment activities in the advancement of desalination technology. The book enables municipalities and private companies to custom-design sustainable desalination plants that will minimize discharge, energy costs and environmental footprint. Individual case studies are included to illustrate the benefits and drawback of each technique. Sections discuss a multitude of recently developed, advanced processes, along with notable advances made in existing technologies. These processes include adsorption, forward osmosis, humidification and dehumidification, membrane distillation, pervaporation and spray type thermal processes. In addition, theoretical membrane materials, such as nanocomposite and carbon nanotube membranes are also explored. Other chapters cover the desalination of shale gas, produced water, forward osmosis for agriculture, desalination for crop irrigation, and seawater for sustainable agriculture. International in its coverage, the chapters of this handbook are contributed by leading authors and researchers in all relevant fields. Expertly explains recent advances in sustainable desalination technology, including nanocomposite membranes, carbon nanotube membranes, forward reverse osmosis and desalination by pervaporation Provides state-of-the-art techniques for minimizing system discharge, energy cost and environmental footprint Includes individual case studies to illustrate the benefits and drawbacks of each technique Discusses techniques for the custom-design of sustainable desalination plants for municipalities, private companies and industrial operations

Emerging Technologies for Sustainable Desalination Handbook

Emerging Technologies for Sustainable Desalination Handbook
  • Author : Gnaneswar Gude
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release Date : 2018-05-01
  • Total pages : 558
  • ISBN : 0128167122
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Summary : Emerging Technologies for Sustainable Desalination Handbook provides professionals and researchers with the latest treatment activities in the advancement of desalination technology. The book enables municipalities and private companies to custom-design sustainable desalination plants that will minimize discharge, energy costs and environmental footprint. Individual case studies are included to illustrate the ...

Sustainable Desalination Handbook

Sustainable Desalination Handbook
  • Author : Gnaneswar Gude
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release Date : 2018-03-07
  • Total pages : 594
  • ISBN : 0128167122
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Summary : Sustainable Desalination Handbook: Plant Selection, Design and Implementation provides the comprehensive knowledge base required for efficient and sustainable process design for existing and new desalination plants around the world. This valuable resource for understanding and utilizing the most recent developments in desalination technologies and methods addresses the necessary components, including ...

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  • Release Date : 2018-03-08
  • Total pages : 622
  • ISBN : 0128167122
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Summary : Renewable Energy Powered Desalination Handbook: Applications and Thermodynamics offers a practical handbook on the use of renewable technologies to produce freshwater using sustainable methods. Sections cover the different renewable technologies currently used in the field, including solar, wind, geothermal and nuclear desalination. This coverage is followed by an equally important ...

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  • Total pages : 329
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  • Publisher : MDPI
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Summary : This Special Issue is aimed at highlighting the potentialities of membrane and membrane reactor operations in various sectors of chemical engineering, based on application of the process intensification strategy. In all of the contributions, the principles of process intensification were pursued during the adoption of membrane technology, demonstrating how it ...

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  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2019-03-15
  • Total pages : 190
  • ISBN : 0128167122
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Summary : Marine Environmental Impact of Seawater Desalination: Science, Management and Policy combines existing studies with the personal research of the author into a unified work describing the effects of seawater desalination on marine environments. In particular, the book identifies knowledge gaps and recommends future research paths that may be taken. The ...

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  • Publisher : Routledge
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  • Total pages : 795
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Summary : Intensifying water constraints threaten food security and nutrition. Thus, urgent action is needed to make water use in agriculture more sustainable and equitable. Irrigated agriculture remains by far the largest user of freshwater, but scarcity of freshwater is a growing problem owing to increasing demand and competition for freshwater resources. ...