It's been a good month for Energy Recovery.
The company, which makes energy efficient systems for desalinating seawater, pulled off an IPO
in the beginning of July in the middle of a swoon on the stock market. The stock is trading in the $11 range, or 40 percent plus the initial price. Ironically, the IPO took place a day after there was much hand-wringing about the lack of IPOs.
And since then, it's announced two big deals. The company will supply equipment to the Hadera Sea Water Reverse Osmosis Desalination Plant going up near Haifa, Israel. The plant, being built by IDE Technologies, will open in 2009. Initially it will be capable of converting 100 million cubic meters of...