In the News

Rosarito Beach

Latest News

Consolidated Water Reports Second Quarter Results
Business Insider. Aug. 9, 2017.

Could Desalinated Water From Mexico Flow to San Diego?
BORDER NOW. August 2017.

Crucial Permit Moves San Diego Closer to Tapping Mexican Desal
News Deeply. June 23, 2017.

California May Import Water From Mexico Desalination Plant
Michelle Moons. BREITBART. June 20, 2017.

Mexico-U.S. Cross-Border Desal Project Moves Forward
WaterWorld Magazine. June 19, 2017.

Could Desalinated Water From Mexico Flow to San Diego?
Sandra Dibble. The San Diego Union-Tribune. June 18, 2017.

Issuance of Presidential Permit to the Otay Water District to Construct, Connect, Operate, and Maintain Cross-Border Water Pipeline Facilities for the Importation of Desalinated Seawater at the International Boundary Between the United States and Mexico in San Diego County, California, 26207-26208 [2017-11675]
Justia Regulation Tracker. June 6, 2017.

With the Drought Waning, the Future of Desalination Is Murkier
Ry Rivard. Voice of San Diego. June 5, 2017.

Aprueban projecto transfronterizo de agua
Ana Gómez Salcido. La Prensa San Diego. June 1, 2017.

Cross-Border Water Project Approved
Ana Gómez Salcido. La Prensa San Diego. June 1, 2017.

Cross-Border Water Project (Video)
KUSI. May 26, 2017.

Mexico Project Passes Permissions Hurdle
desalination.biz. May 23, 2017.

President Approves SWRO Pipeline Permit
Water Desalination Report. May 22, 2017.

Sea Change: From the Ocean to Your Tap
Carlos Rico. Hatch. March 31, 2017.

Rosarito Beach Project Faces Uncertain Future
desalination.biz. March 22, 2017.

Politics, Exchange Rates Impact SWRO Costs
Water Desalination Report. March 20, 2017.

Top SD Water Official Wants Tijuana to Prioritize Sewer Water Over Desal Water
Ry Rivard. Voice of San Diego. March 16, 2017.

Otay Water District’s Ambitious Plan to Bring in Desalinated Water from Mexico
May Tjoa. NBC San Diego. Feb. 9, 2017.

Water Law Rolled Back
Water Desalination Report. Jan. 30, 2017.

State Moves to Guarantee Mega-SWRO
Water Desalination Report. Jan. 23, 2017.

Whoa, Mexico, That Water Clean?
Marty Graham. San Diego Reader. Jan. 19, 2017.

Southern California Eyes Desalinated Water From Mexico
Padma Nagappan. United Press International. Jan. 6, 2017.

Southern California Eyes Desalinated Water From Mexico
Padma Nagappan. Water Deeply. Jan. 5, 2017.

Southern California Eyes Desalinated Water From Mexico
The Yucatan Times. January 2017.

Water Desalination Report – In Brief
Water Desalination Report. Oct. 3, 2016.

Public Comment Period for Cross-Border Water Pipeline
Sandra Dibble. The San Diego Union-Tribune. Sept. 26, 2016.

Encabeza Gobernador firma de contrato de planta desalinizadora para Tijuana
FRONTERA. Sept. 23, 2016.

Notice of 30 Day Public Comment Period Regarding the National Interest Determination for Otay Water District’s Presidential Permit Application
Federal Register. Sept. 14, 2016.

The Desalination Plant is Finished but the Debate Over It Isn’t
Ry Rivard. Voice of San Diego. Aug. 30, 2016.

Cost of Seawater Desalination: Carlsbad versus Rosarito
Water Desalination Report. Aug. 29, 2016.

Rosarito SWRO Contract Signed
Water Desalination Report. Aug. 29, 2016.

Rosarito Beach Desalination Project Moves Forward
Sandra Dibble. The San Diego Union-Tribune. Aug. 25, 2016.

Otay Makes Plans to Use Water from Proposed Desal Plant in Baja
Carlos Rico. The San Diego Daily Transcript. Aug. 27, 2014.

One Desal Plant, Two Countries?
Sandra Dibble. The San Diego Union-Tribune. Aug. 24, 2014.

Chula Vista Updated on Water Reliability, Infrastructure
Allison Sampite-Montecalvo. The San Diego Union-Tribune. July 11, 2014.

La CESPT construiría desaladora en Rosarito
Juan Guízar. El Sol de Tijuana. March 31, 2014.

Consolidated Water to Submit EIA for Rosarito Desal Plant by Year-End
Rebecca Conan. BN Americas. Nov. 11, 2013.

Rosarito Beach Desalination Pilot Plant to Start Operation in Two Weeks
Rebecca Conan. BN Americas. Nov. 12, 2012

Time is Right for Desal
Jose Lopez. The Star News. March 24, 2012.

Binational Seawater Desalination Project
Rebecca Conan. Made in Mexico Inc. Feb. 16, 2012.

Otay Pins Water Hopes on Mexico Plant
Aaron Burgin. The San Diego Union-TribuneOct. 10, 2011.

Binational Desalination Plans Heat Up
Sandra Dibble. The San Diego Union-TribuneNov. 15, 2010.

Carlsbad/Poseidon Plant

Latest News

1st Big Desal Plant for Thirsty County
Deborah Sullivan Brennan. The San Diego Union-Tribune. Sept. 24, 2014.

Proposed Carlsbad Desalination Plant Approved
Steven Luke and Monica Garski. NBC News San Diego. Nov. 29, 2012.

Carlsbad Commits to Desalinated Water
Phil Diehl. The San Diego Union-Tribune/sdcwa.org. Nov. 28, 2012.

Reliable Water is San Diego’s Lifeblood; Desalination Plan Cannot Die Now (Opinion)
Union Tribune Editorial Board. North County Times/CarlsbadDesal.com. Nov. 28, 2012.

Cost Revolt: Local Water Districts Protesting Projected Costs of Carlsbad Desalination Plant
Dave Rice. San Diego Reader. Nov. 26, 2012.

Final Vote on Poseidon Desal Plant Could be this Week
Allison St. John.  KPBS Radio News.  Nov. 26, 2012.

Reports Raise Questions About Desal Financing
Deborah Sullivan Brennan. The San Diego Union-Tribune/North County Times. Nov. 26, 2012.

Desal is a Slam Dunk (Opinion)
Logan Jenkins. North County Times. Nov. 25, 2012.

Voice of San Diego Radio Segment on KOGO
Will Carless and Scott Lewis. Voice of San Diego (Online Radio).  Nov. 25, 2012.

Sanders’ Proposal Threatens Desal Approval (Opinion)
Gary Arant. The San Diego Union-Tribune/sdcwa.org.  Nov. 24, 2012.

Desalination on Agenda Tuesday for Carlsbad Council
Phil Diehl. The San Diego Union-Tribune/North County Times/sdcwa.org.  Nov. 23, 2012.

Water Board Says No to Desalinated Water
Karen Brainard. Ramona Sentinel. Nov. 21, 2012.

Taxpayer Assoc. Endorses Desal Plant
Deborah Sullivan Brennan. The San Diego Union-Tribune/North County Times. Nov. 19,  2012.

County Water Authority Coming to Decision Time on Desalination
Deborah Sullivan Brennan. The San Diego Union-Tribune/North County Times/sdcwa.org. Nov. 18,  2012.

Customer Costs Still Uncertain for New Water Supply
Deborah Sullivan Brennan. The San Diego Union-Tribune/North County Times. Nov. 17,  2012.

Water Board Asks General Manager to Vote Against Proposed Desal Plant
Melissa Phy. Ramona Patch. Nov. 14, 2012

Time to Approve Desalination Project (Opinion)
Matt Hall. North County Times/CarlsbadDesal.com. Nov. 8, 2012

Oceanside Council Advised to Reject Water Deal
Ray Huard. North County Times. Nov. 6, 2012.

U.S. looks to Mexico for More Water
Fox News Latino. Oct. 16, 2011.

Mexico’s Ocean Could Become U.S.’s Drinking Water
Rob Davis. Voice of San Diego. April 24, 2011.