Victoria’s Pani Vitality is used to cut back the price of desalination vegetation world wide

A US water desalination company tapped into Victoria’s Pani Energy to reduce the cost of the desalination process for its sites around the world.

Aquatech International, based in Pennsylvania, has deployed Pani’s cloud-based artificial intelligence for use in a number of desalination plants.

“That means a lot of good for Pani,” said CEO Devesh Bharadwaj. “This is good proof that the leaders in desalination really appreciate our technology and see it as the next technological innovation in water desalination. It gives us access to a large market and will help the company grow. “

Pani Energy has developed technology that uses artificial intelligence and machine learning to improve water treatment systems in industrial locations such as pulp and paper mills, auto plants, and municipal facilities.

The technology provides operators with real-time information that enables them to make the system more efficient, which also makes it more cost-effective to operate.

According to Bharadwaj, many water treatment plants around the world use ancient systems and antiquated tools.

The financial details of the partnership between the two companies were not disclosed, and Bharadwaj did not want to say how many locations would use his company’s technology for competitive reasons.

He said Aquatech has already started working with Pani’s technology to incorporate it into its LoWatt desalination process. When this is complete, it will be rolled out in multiple locations around the world.

“This partnership enables us to better serve our customers and address the major weaknesses of desalination – energy consumption and biofouling,” said Ravi Chidambaran, Aquatech’s chief operating officer, in a statement.

The use of Pani technology will mean a reduction in the costs associated with desalination, which could lead to greater acceptance of desalination as a response to water scarcity. Aquatech finds that energy accounts for more than 50 percent of the cost of running a desalination plant.

Yale University and the International Water Association estimate that there are up to 20,000 desalination plants worldwide with a production capacity of around 90 million cubic meters per day, supplying more than 300 million people with water.

Last fall, Pani received a federal grant of $ 2.8 million to help accelerate the company’s global expansion and introduce its optimization technology to industrial customers at plants across Canada and the Asia Pacific region.

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