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6th project meeting

The 6th project meeting took place online on the 20th of April. The event was attended by the NEEMO Monitor, the Project Adviser as well as all the project partners.

This was a great opportunity to share the progress made in the different project activities, and the different points of view and to plan the next actions...


Inauguration of Phoenix plant in Almería

The plant of the European innovation project Life Phoenix was inaugurated on March 24th, built in the facilities of El Toyo WWTP in the city of Almería. The project is part of the HUB REUSA, a platform focused on research on wastewater regeneration for agricultural use. The event was chaired by the Mayor of Almería, Ma...


XV Technical Conference on Reuse of Regenerated Water

The Phoenix project was presented at the XV Technical Conference on Reuse of Regenerated Water: New Challenges, New Solutions, organised by ESAMUR in collaboration with Spanish Association of Desalination and Reuse (AEDYR). The conference took place in Cartagena (Murcia) between the 15th and 16th of March.

The different...


Farmers from Almería know about Phoenix

Last 10th February, the Phoenix Project was visited by members of COAG Almería, one of the main farmers associatons of the province, and the Municipal Councillor for Environmental Sustainability of Almería, Margarita Cobos, the Manager of AQUALIA in the city, José Antonio Otero and Antonio Amazares, Head of Collection ...


The Phoenix plant is already operational

The project technologies are finishing their start-up. For this reason, the validation process of the demonstration plant has started. This validation will be carried out for all the technologies individually and in combination.

These studies will continue at the El Toyo WWTP for one year to obtain results with differen...


The General Director of Water Infrastructures visited the Phoenix plant

The General Director of Water Infrastructures and technical staff from the Andalusian Regional Government of Andalusia visited in December the LIFE PHOENIX Project. During this visit, they can know a novel research project into the reuse of reclaimed water for subsequent use in agricultural irrigation.


5th Project Meeting

The past 1st December took place the 5th LIFE PHOENIX project meeting. The consortium met in Almeria, visiting the technological plant in El Toyo WWTP. We have all share the advances in the different actions of the project.


Congress YWP 2022

LIFE PHOENIX project was presented, last Thursday 18th November, at the Congress, YWP organized by YWP Spain, AEAS – Spanish Water Supply and Sanitation Association, International Water Association and the main companies in the sector. This congress took place in Valencia and gathered young water researchers.


2nd Monitor visit and 4th Project Meeting

The second NEEMO monitor visit took place on the 19th of May 2022 in Almería. It was the first time, we can visit the main location of the project. Next, this meeting made it possible can remember the main objectives and actions of the LIFE PHOENIX project were recalled, its actual situation as well as the actions we w...


1st Seminar of DIPALME

The LIFE PHOENIX Project held, on May 20, a new training event for experts, engineers, technicians, and irrigators on the reuse of reclaimed water for its use in agricultural irrigation.

The conference was entitled “New challenges of the regeneration of urban wastewater in the province of Almería” and took place at the ...


Funding details:

Funding: LIFE Environment and Resource Efficiency

Organism: European Commision (EC)


Grant: Subsidy of 55% budget

Total funding received: 1.855.113€

With the contribution of the European Union LIFE programme LIFE19 ENV/ES/000278

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