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Not Exactly Seafood Salad

Voters in Marin recently approved "the next phase of a plan to build a desalination plant in the north bay. That would turn sea water into up to 15 million gallons of tap water every day." Although officials are unclear about how much waste the plant would produce, they do know that it'll increase energy use by 77 million kWh during droughts. [NBC Bay Area]