Tag Archives: Reverse osmosis
Increasingly, power plants use membrane water treatment technology for production of makeup water for the boiler and turbine steam cycle. This report discusses the basic concepts of membrane treatment systems, along with operating guidelines for monitoring, troubleshooting, and cleaning.
Power plants are under increasing pressure to reduce freshwater use, and desalination technologies may provide an alternative water source. This report discusses water quality needs in fossil-fired power plants, mature and emerging desalination technologies, and research needs.