The Fact Is: California Doesn’t Need Privatized Seawater Desalination
Fact: Water Rates Will Rise Significantly.
Poseidon wants to commit ratepayers to buying 50 years’ worth of water that will raise rates for families and businesses. Californians have a Human Right to Water.
Fact: It’s Bad for the Environment.
The Poseidon plant would kill marine life and discharge polluted brine, creating a “dead zone” offshore of Huntington Beach.
Fact: We Have Bright Ideas to Meet Long-Term Needs.
Orange County has more affordable, sustainable, energy-efficient options for delivering water.