Energy Consumption and Water Production Cost of Conventional and Renewable-Energy-Powered Desalination Processes

  title={Energy Consumption and Water Production Cost of Conventional and Renewable-Energy-Powered Desalination Processes},
  author={Ali A. Al-Karaghouli and Lawrence L. Kazmerski},
  journal={Renewable \& Sustainable Energy Reviews},

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