Despite a signed contract, Sitka city officials say the real test is whether water is actually delivered.
True Alaska Bottling sends a notice of dissolution to S2C Global, which rejects the disbanding of their joint bulk water export company.
‘Water has to come to the people,’ president of S2C Global tells Circle of Blue.
Many companies have previously failed at bulk water shipments.
Within six to eight months, S2C Global Systems will ship water from Alaska to a hub in India.
While bulk water sales haven’t been completed, three new applications show interest is still strong.
Water shipped in large tankers designed for oil as a supply solution to the global freshwater crisis?
Bulk water sales have succeeded and been banned around the world.
After a decade of unsuccessful attempts to sell bulk water, Sitka hopes to sell 50 million gallons by 2011.