Plan Rejected to Build $1.4B Ocean Water Desalination Plant in Huntington Beach

Plan Rejected to Build $1.4B Ocean Water Desalination Plant in Huntington Beach

May 13, 2022, 6:03 am
A California coastal panel on Thursday rejected a long-standing proposal to build a $1.4 billion seawater desalination plant to turn Pacific Ocean water into drinking water as the state grapples with persistent drought that is expected to worsen in coming years with climate change.