KSA: World’s First ‘Solar Dome’ Desalination Plant Planned For Saudi’s Neom Megacity
02 Feb 2020

The technology involves a dome – a hydrological sphere – constructed from glass and steel into which sea water flows. The energy to heat the continuous inflow of water and to create a constant water cycle is produced by concentrating solar radiation, from a large number of parabolic mirrors (heliostats) surrounding the domes, onto the glass and superconductive steel frame structure. Through this process, the sea water evaporates, condenses and is precipitated as fresh water. 

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