1. X. Shi, L. Li, T. Zhang, Water pollution control action plan, a realistic and pragmatic plan—an interpretation of water pollution control action plan, Environ. Prot. Sci., 41 (3) 1–3.
  2. S. Hu, X. Jia, H. Gao, Optimization of the number of multiple pumps running simultaneously in open cycle cooling water system in power plant, Energy Procedia, 17 (2012) 1161–1168.
  3. J.P. Su, Study on reuse of circulating cooling sewage from power plants, Technol. Equip. Environ. Pollut. Control, 7 (2006) 72–75.
  4. Z. Ouyang, Effective ways to increase the cycles of concentration of circulating cooling water, Ind. Water Treat., 9 (2001) 8–10.
  5. Q. Ma, Development trend of water-saving technologies for industrial circulating cooling system, Ind. Water Wastewater, 41 (2010) 15–18.
  6. J.Q. Dai, M. Zheng, A technical example of treatment for urban wastewater reused in circulating cooling water system in power stations, Environ. Sci. Manage., 33 (2008) 108–111.
  7. J.W. Zheng, Y.F. Yu, An example of advanced treatment and reuse of circulating water in a power plant, Gen. Mach., 8 (2015) 79–81.
  8. H.T. Liu, G.F. Yang, Y. Xing, Experimental study on reverse osmosis technology for treating circulating cooling water in coal-fired power plants, Water Wastewater Eng., 34 (2008) 228–231.
  9. L.Q. Yin, X.Y. Guan, Lime softening treatment of sewage from circulating cooling water system, Ind. Water Wastewater, 36 (2005) 32–35.
  10. S. Yan, Scale and its control in circulating water systems, Chem. Eng. Equip., 3 (2012) 90–92.
  11. R. Wang, B.Y. Shen, W.C. Liu, Analysis and study of the concentration rate of the circulating cooling water in a thermal power plant, J. Eng. Therm. Energy Power, 25 (2010) 402–405.
  12. J. Zhang, L. Chen, H. Zeng, X. Yan, X. Song, H. Yang, C. Ye, Pilot testing of outside-in MF and UF modules used for cooling tower blowdown pretreatment of power plants, Desalination, 214 (2007) 287–298.
  13. D.A.F.M. Hossein, S.M. Borghei, V. Vatanpour, Recovery of cooling tower blowdown water for reuse: the investigation of different types of pretreatment prior nanofiltration and reverse osmosis, J. Water Process Eng., 10 (2016) 188–199.
  14. S.C. Ma, T.J. Guo, M. Su, Analysis on ways of improving the concentration ratio of circulating cooling water, Ind. Water Treat., 30 (2010) 1–4.
  15. P. Gao, H.J. Duan, Exploration on adding acid to increase concentration ratio of circulating water, Technol. Innovation Appl., 23 (2013) 15–16.
  16. B.L. Yu, Circulating water plus acid method to improve water quality process, Henan Chem. Ind., 10 (2004) 31–32.
  17. G. Liu, M. Xue, H. Yang, Polyether copolymer as an environmentally friendly scale and corrosion inhibitor in seawater, Desalination, 419 (2017) 133–140.
  18. R.J. Ross, K.C. Low, J.E. Shannon, Polyaspartate scale inhibitors - biodegradable alternatives to polyacrylates, Mater. Perform., 36 (1997) 53–57.
  19. C.X. Zhao, S.H. Zhang, Y.Y. Xu, Brief discussion on the high concentration ratio of circulating cooling water in the thermal power plant, Ind. Saf. Dust Control, 12 (2005) 9–11.
  20. Y.-g. Wang, J. Wang, J.-l. Ma, Screening of scale and corrosion inhibitor and sterilant in power plant circulating cooling water, North China Electric Power, 7 (2010) 5–9.
  21. C.Y. Hu, Research progress on anti-scaling methods of circulating cooling water, Guangzhou Chem. Ind., 45 (2017) 53–54.
  22. J.V. Matson, T.G. Harris, Zero discharge of cooling water by sidestream softening, J. Water Pollut. Control Fed., 51 (1979) 2602–2614.
  23. B. Batchelor, M.B. Lasala, M. Mcdevitt, E. Peacock, Technical and economic feasibility of ultra-high lime treatment of recycled cooling water, Res. J. Water Pollut. Control Fed., 63 (1991) 982–990.
  24. A.I.A. Abdel-Wahab, The Ultra-High Lime with Aluminum Process for Removing Chloride from Recirculating Cooling Water, Doctoral Dissertation, Texas A&M University, 2004.
  25. J.J. Shen, H. Pan, Y.G. Li, On treatment of recycling cooling water by way of lime softening, Northeastern Electr. Power Technol., 6 (2004) 30–33.
  26. K. Cowan, T. Daim, T. Anderson, Exploring the impact of technology development and adoption for sustainable hydroelectric power and storage technologies in the Pacific Northwest United States, Energy, 35 (2010) 4771–4779.
  27. B. Batchelor, M. Mcdevitt, An innovative process for treating recycled cooling water, J. Water Pollut. Control Fed., 56 (1984) 1110–1117.
  28. R. Kunin, Regenerant Composition and Method for Regeneration of Weak Acid Cation Exchange Resin, US4116860A, United States, 1980.
  29. M.D. Girolamo, M. Marchionna, Acidic and basic ion exchange resins for industrial applications, J. Mol. Catal. A: Chem., 177 (2001) 33–40.
  30. H. Kise, H. Sato, Synthesis of a new chelate resin for uranium adsorption from seawater. Polystyrene resin containing two amide oxime functions in the repeating unit, Die Makromol. Chem., 186 (2003) 2449–2454.
  31. X.X. Zhu, H. Yang, T.R. Wang, Status of water treatment technology by electrostatic field, China Environ. Prot. Ind., 5 (2006) 37–39.
  32. J. Pan, W. Zheng, M.C. Zhang, Application of electrostatic water treatment technology in industrial circulation cooling water treatment, Mod. Manuf., 21 (2014) 88–89.
  33. G.R. Xu, J.L. Zheng, Application of ion high-voltage electrostatic water treatment technique in the circulating cooling water process, Metall. Power, 4 (2003) 56–57.
  34. Z.H. Quan, C.M. Wang, B. Li, Y.C. Chen, C.F. Ma, Experimental study of circulating cooling water scale inhibition by low voltage electrostatic, Water Purif. Technol., 6 (2007) 30–33.
  35. S.S. Lu, K.F.V. Wong, L. Stoff, Exergetic analysis of cooling systems with ozonation water treatment, Energy Convers. Manage., 39 (1998) 1407–1422.
  36. G.D. Coppenger, B.R. Crocker, D.E. Wheeler, Ozone treatment of cooling water: results of a full-scale performance evaluation, Ozone Sci. Eng., 13 (1989) 375–396.
  37. R. Wellauer, M. Oldani, Cooling Water Treatment with Ozone, Ozone Sci. Eng., 12 (1990) 243–253.
  38. P.Q. Dong, Z.Z. Qiu, L. Yang, Analysis of energy saving and emission reduction on treating circulating cooling water by O_3, Environ. Sci. Technol., 34 (2011) 202–206.
  39. J.B. Chen, Y.H. Wang, N. Du, Experimental study on energysaving of the ozone treatment for cooling water system of chiller unit, Refrig. Air-Cond., 9 (2009) 46–49.
  40. Y.J. Liu, L. Mei, Z.H. Zhang, Application of the Ozone Technique in Recycling Cooling Water Systems, Journal of Shandong Jianzhu University, 2006.
  41. L.M. Han, Study on the Mechanism of Scale Formation under Magnetic Field, South China University of Technology, 2011.
  42. X. Dai, K. Li, C. Wu, Realization of Water Conservation with Stabilized CCW Quality and Re-use Technology of Waste Water, Large Scale Nitrogenous Fertilizer Industry, 2010.
  43. H.Y. Huang, B. Nu, Progress in advanced treatment and reuse of cooling tower blowdown, Appl. Chem. Ind., 46 (2017) 2223–2226.
  44. P. Jelen, Ultrafiltration and microfiltration handbook, Int. Dairy J., 8 (1998) 76–77.
  45. J. Löwenberg, J.A. Baum, Y.S. Zimmermann, C. Groot, W.V.D. Broek, T. Wintgens, Comparison of pre-treatment technologies towards improving reverse osmosis desalination of cooling tower blowdown, Desalination, 357 (2015) 140–149.
  46. F.Q. Li, Y.G. Tang, X.W. He, Z.Q. Wang, J. Wang, Study on the treatment of discharged circulating cooling water for reuse in heat power plants, Ind. Water Treat., 25 (2005) 37–39.
  47. J.J. Ma, Using the ultrafiltration and reverse osmosis dealing with circulating cooling water sweage in the power plant, Shanxi Metall., 33 (2010) 43–45.
  48. K.W. Lawson, D.R. Lloyd, Membrane distillation, J. Membr. Sci., 124 (1997) 19–25.
  49. A. Alkhudhiri, N. Darwish, N. Hilal, Membrane distillation: a comprehensive review, Desalination, 287 (2012) 2–18.
  50. F.Q. Li, X.L. Lv, Application of PVDF composite membrane for the reuse of recirculating cooling sewage, Energy Environ. Prot., 26 (2012) 32–35.
  51. X.G. Yu, H. Yang, H. Lei, A. Shapiro, Experimental evaluation on concentrating cooling tower blowdown water by direct contact membrane distillation, Desalination, 323 (2013) 134–141.
  52. G.L. Huan, Q.Y. Du, W. Wang, Research progress of membrane distillation, J. Tianjin Polytech. Univ., 28 (2009) 12–18.
  53. X.W. Sun, G.F. Zhu, Principle and makeup of electrosorb technology in water treatment, Ind. Water Wastewater, 4 (2002) 20–22.
  54. Y.H. Li, Application of electrosorb technology in treatment of sewage discharged from circulating cooling water system, Ind. Water Wastewater, 43 (2012) 71–73.