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Seawater desalination technology advances as need grows

SmartBrief on Sustainability | May 28, 2015

The technology behind the desalination of seawater is moving forward even as climate change and unpredictable rainfall add impetus to the efforts. Reverse osmosis is one possibility, with recent advances packing more thin-film composite polyamide membranes into the cartridges used to extract salt. Other methods focus on reducing the energy required and include seawater greenhouses. The Guardian (London) (05/27)


How the Sierra Club is reshaping the U.S. energy sector

SmartBrief on Sustainability | May 29, 2015

Want to feed the planet? Try a seafood diet, experts say

SmartBrief on Sustainability | Jun 01, 2015

Climate change could prove costly, economists warn

SmartBrief on Sustainability | May 27, 2015

Bladeless technology tries to address problem of wind-turbine size

SmartBrief on Sustainability | May 28, 2015

Obama administration puts EPA's water rule into place

SmartBrief on Sustainability | May 28, 2015

Don't be afraid to link extreme weather to climate change

SmartBrief on Sustainability | Jun 02, 2015

Duke teams with Disney for Mickey Mouse-shaped solar farm

SmartBrief on Sustainability | May 29, 2015

Google's solar-powered plane under investigation after crash

SmartBrief on Sustainability | Jun 01, 2015

Ben & Jerry's flavor promotes climate action

SmartBrief on Sustainability | May 28, 2015


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