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GALLON, measures. A gallon is a liquid measure, containing two hundred and thirty-one cubic inches, or four quarts.

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635 billion limited recourse project financing for construction of the 1,500-megawatt and 100 million imperial gallon per day Shuweihat S1 power generation and water desalination project in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.
DEWA works tirelessly to enhance its installed capacity, which is currently 9,656MW of electricity and 470 million imperial gallons of desalinated water per day.
The purpose of this project is to supply and erect 15 multi stages Flash Distillation Units each of 17 million imperial gallons per day (MIGPD) capacity with Recarbonation Plant, in addition to one Reverse Osmosis Desalination Plant having 25 MIGPD capacity i.
5 per cent to hit 470 million imperial gallons per day (MIGD) compared to 400m MIGD the year before.
Production of desalinated water, which requires large amounts of power, is expected to increase 24 percent from current levels to reach 325 million imperial gallons a day by the end of 2012, data from the General Electricity and Water Corporation (Kahramaa) show.
The tank's capacity is 3,953 imperial gallons (18,000 litres) and the trailer itself is fitted with a lift platform.
It will provide 48m imperial gallons of desalinated water per day," he said.
The Shuweihat project, which will be Abu Dhabi's largest independent water and power plant, includes a gas-fueled 1,500 megawatt combined cycle power plant and a large water desalination facility with a capacity of 100 million imperial gallons per day.
The AES Corporation (NYSE: AES) announced today that its subsidiary, AES Ras Laffan Holdings Limited, has achieved financial closing of its $572 million bank loan jointly arranged by ANZ Investment Bank, Arab Banking Corporation, Barclays Capital, BNP Paribas, Gulf International Bank, HSBC Bank Middle East, Qatar National Bank, Societe Generale, The Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi and The Industrial Bank of Japan for its 750 megawatt and 40 million imperial gallons per day (MIGD) gas-fired combined cycle co-generation power and water desalination facility in the State of Qatar.
Located at Umm Al Houl 15km south of Doha, the project will also include a desalination plant 130 million imperial gallons per day (590,000 m3/d) desalination plant.
The facility will also include a 130MIGD (million imperial gallons per day) desalination plant.
The plant has been in full commercial operation since May 2012 and has a net capacity of 489 megawatt (contracted capacity of 445 megawatts) and a contracted water capacity of 15 million imperial gallons per day.