Dean Kamen’s Slingshot Aims To Bring Fresh Water To The World

 

Sustainability Problem: We are running out of potable water, and the current ways of purifying water are too energy intensive.

Technology: 

  1. Heat recovery to minimize energy use
  2. Vapor-compression evaporation – eliminates all toxins from water
  3. Stirling engine

Stakeholders:

  • Governments
  • Any citizen in the world

Steps to deploy technology:

  • Make it energy efficient
  • Find partner to help distribute globally
  • Prepare maintenance procedure

 

 

 

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One thought on “Dean Kamen’s Slingshot Aims To Bring Fresh Water To The World

  1. This is an important technology especially with growing human population and water scarcity. I think this would be especially beneficial in African countries. Looking forward to following how this technology progresses.

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