More Gas Means More Water in Abu Dhabi

The water used for human consumption in the United Arab Emirates is produced by nine large (gas powered) desalination plants and the demand is expected to increase another 45 percent by 2016.  The UAE already imports almost the same amount of gas as Abu Dhabi uses for water desalination.

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