Davis, Tony
November 2008
High Country News;11/24/2008, Vol. 40 Issue 21, p14
The article reports on the proposed plan of building a $300 million desalination plant to solve the water crisis in San Diego County. It states that on November 2008, the California Coastal Commission opposed the plan citing environmental effects such as the potential fish kills and greenhouse gas emissions from the plant. However, after the hearing about the proposed plan, the council of San Diego County voted 9-3 to tentatively approve the largest desalination plant in Western Hemisphere. The vote cleared the way for Connecticut-based Poseidon Resources to build the $300 million plant.


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