Posts Tagged ‘ Atmospheric Water Generator ’

A Billboard That Creates Drinkable Water Out of Thin Air

March 9, 2013
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A Billboard That Creates Drinkable Water Out of Thin Air

We are not the only ones thinking of how to use atmospheric water in places where water is scarce. Here’s a project the University of Engineering and Technology of Peru (UTEC). The students turned a billboard into an atmospheric water collector and added a tap for everyone to use! Check it out:
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Greenification of Qatar Using Atmospheric Water

November 19, 2012
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Greenification of Qatar Using Atmospheric Water

There’s a very interesting project being launched in Qatar this month — sea water is collected by evaporators and used to create an oasis in the middle of a desert: The ultimate aim of the Sahara Forest Project is to return vast areas of desert back to life, providing food, water and clean energy...
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Chhatre’s Aluminum Fog Mesh

January 21, 2012
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There was an interesting article in the Economist about a chemist, Mr. Chhatre, who developed interesting coatings for aluminum mesh to increase their fog collecting properties. He’s starting a test project in South Africa. We can use technology like this as one of the possible top to the DRIPS project. Since the his invention...
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India’s Army: Atmospheric Water Generator

June 4, 2011
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Here’s an expensive piece of technology that India’s army is using for its water need. This is a CNN report:
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Australian News Story: Air Water Generator

June 4, 2011
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Even highly developed nations have water scarcity issues. Here’s a news story from Australia, which is suffering sever water shortages:
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Jalimudi Village Project

June 4, 2011
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This is an example of a high-tech solution for condensing water out of air. This requires electricity and is not cheap. But it gave these people clean, drinking water.
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Atmospheric Water Generator

May 30, 2011
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And here’s another: Skywater 300 Atmospheric Water Generator.
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EcoloBlue

May 30, 2011
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Here’s another cool technology to generate water from air using electricity: EcoloBlue:
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Turning Air into Water

May 30, 2011
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This is a very cool invention: http://youtu.be/MEqCyAe_ClM This guy is using electricity generated by a wind turbine to cool the air and extract liquid. Here’s more:
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