Archive for Author: admin911

Solution for Dira Dawa in Ethiopia

PRINCESTON together with Czech/Ethiopian company Aquacon has been designing solution for desalination of the water from Dire Dawa lake in Ethiopia. As water from the lake is highly mineralisded and of different composition than sea water PRINCESTON has also invited leading experts from University of Chemistry and Technology from...

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War over Water

More than a billion people in fifty countries of the world suffer from a lack of water. Three billion  and three hundred thousand people in 127 countries are annually infected with diseases caused by contaminated water. No fewer than six million people die of waterborne diseases in the world...

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Privatisation has reduced mortality

In the 1990s, the government of a South American country decided to privatise water utilities supplying water for 60 per cent of Argentinians. The newly privatised companies, namely a consortium led by the France-based multinational Suez Lyonnaise des Eaux, turned out to be more efficient, invested more in the...

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Wars over water?

The current water investment craze was probably launched in 1995 by the frequently quoted words of Ismail Serageldin, then Vice President of the World Bank, “The wars of this century are fought over oil; the wars of the 21st century will be fought over water.” Inauspicious forecasts soon followed...

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Successful assessment visit in Mozambique

Vladimir Sirotek and Jan Pavelka visited Mozambique in March 2018 to start the preparation of a feasibility study for the future installation of the EMSF unit. This project has been supported by the Czech Development Agency and it is planned to install 2 units in Mozambique during the next...

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