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SD hosting desalination, water reuse conference through Friday

Beginning Monday — and just a couple of months before Poseidon Water's Carlsbad Desalination Project is scheduled to become operational — the International Desalination Association's 2015 World Congress on Desalination and Water Reuse will take over parts of the San Diego Convention Center.

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Water Authority awarded $188M in ruling against MWD

A final ruling came Friday in the litigation filed by the San Diego County Water Authority against the Metropolitan Water District of Southern California, awarding the Water Authority $188.3 million plus interest, for illegal water rates MWD charged from 2011 to 2014.

SD exceeding water conservation goal; state conserves 31% in July

Through the first two months of enforcement under the state's emergency water conservation regulation, the city of San Diego is surpassing its assigned conservation standard by 10.7 percent.

San Diego Water Board targets over-watering that leads to pollution

Report: Despite 'robust' agriculture industry, effects of drought building

County's urban water use dropped 32% in July

Coastkeeper suit against Water Authority rejected by San Diego judge

Statewide water use drops 27% in June

Recent rain guarantees above-average rainfall

South County groundwater desal plant gets federal funding

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SD hosting desalination, water reuse conference through Friday

Beginning Monday — and just a couple of months before Poseidon Water's Carlsbad Desalination Project is scheduled to become operational — the International Desalination Association's 2015 World Congress on Desalination and Water Reuse will take over parts of the San Diego Convention Center.

California, US seek permits for giant water tunnels project

Federal and California agencies have filed some of the first permit applications for a proposed project involving the construction of twin 30-mile tunnels to help carry water from the northern to southern and central regions of the state, officials said Thursday.

Water Authority awarded $188M in ruling against MWD

A final ruling came Friday in the litigation filed by the San Diego County Water Authority against the Metropolitan Water District of Southern California, awarding the Water Authority $188.3 million plus interest, for illegal water rates MWD charged from 2011 to 2014.

SD exceeding water conservation goal; state conserves 31% in July

Through the first two months of enforcement under the state's emergency water conservation regulation, the city of San Diego is surpassing its assigned conservation standard by 10.7 percent.

Carlsbad desalination plant nearly ready for production

The two elements of Poseidon Water's Carlsbad Desalination Project are expected to soon converge to bring San Diego County up to 54 million new gallons of potable water per day.

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