Letter to the editor: There’s no such thing as a free lunch – somebody pays

Statesman Editor on July 18, 2020 at 12:00 pm by Gail Blattenberger, an Associate Professor Emerita from the Economics Department at the University of Utah. She has been involved in water issues in Utah for a long time.

“The Lake Powell Pipeline (LPP) is thrusting itself into prominence again with the issuance of a draft Environmental Impact Statement (DEIS) by the Bureau of Reclamation. The LPP has faded in and out of public notice for a long time, but it has not gone away. Now is the time to assess where we are and where we are going. The financing of the project is faulty and the need is questionable. These problems are compounded by climate change and the present pandemic…”

Read the entire article here: https://usustatesman.com/letter-to-the-editor-theres-no-such-thing-as-a-free-lunch-somebody-pays/