Coffee Chat to Discuss Doheny Desalination Plant

The Dana Point Civic Association will host South Coast Water District General Manager Rick Shintaku at its next Friday morning coffee chat on Oct. 21. During the chat at Coffee Importers at 8:30 a.m., Shintaku will provide an update on the Doheny Ocean Desalination project, which will be presented to the California Coastal Commission on Thursday, Oct. 13.

In Wake of Poseidon Desal Plant’s Denial, South Coast Water Looks to Fill Hole in County’s Water Portfolio

Following the California Coastal Commission’s unanimous vote last month to deny permitting for the Brookfield-Poseidon Desalination plant in Huntington Beach, the South Coast Water District is working to obtain all major permits for its Doheny Desalination plant by the end of the year with the hope of producing up to 5 million gallons of potable drinking water a day by 2027.

Talking Desalination Dollars

Local Water District Officials Discuss Financing a Major Water Project Lillian Boyd, Dana Point Times South Coast Water District will gear up to undertake its…