26 articles about "Total"
UK: The proposed acquisition of Southern Water by Vivendi Environnement was blocked (see story, p.15).
ADWEA is unhappy with the proposals it received in October and has called for new offers.
The Saudi gas initiative is expected to create downstream investment opportunities in water and power plants.
As the long talked-of crisis in water availability becomes a reality in the world’s most pressed regions, the need to fully exploit every supply option is becoming ever more urgent. Among these options, the long established technology of desalination appears to be enjoying a period of unprecedented expansion.
CMS ENERGY of the US has completed 95% of the Al Taweelah- A2 power and desalination plant.
The need for investment in the Middle East to provide the infrastructure for water and sewerage services is huge. Economic growth and population pressure are putting a tremendous strain on existing resources and creating a demand for new infrastructure. Capital requirements are so great that the private sector cannot be ignored.