The Fact Is: Privatized Seawater Desal is a Bad Deal for Californians
Fact: Wall Street Water Companies Are Giving Us a Bad Deal.
Decades-long contracts would force Orange County ratepayers to buy water they don’t need.
Fact: Seawater Desalination Is an Energy Hog.
At a time when California is working to kick our fossil fuel habit and maximize energy efficiency, desalination is a step in the wrong direction.
Fact: We Have Bright Ideas to Meet Long-Term Needs.
California communities from San Diego to San Jose are moving ahead with affordable, energy efficient, and climate resilient water projects.