Iran needs desalination to fuel economic growth

Iran needs an additional 1.27 million m3/d of desalination capacity by 2015. How will the private sector react?

It is a figure that will whet the appetite of many in the desalination industry: 1.27 million m3/d. That is the required additional desalination capacity needed in Iran by 2015, according to government consultant Moshanir.

It is an impressive target which reflects Iran’s desire to capitalize on its rich natural resources to boost economic growth in what is the Middle East’s most...

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