Victorian Desalination Wins Global Water Awards in Paris

The Victorian Desalination Project was named Deal of the Year at the prestigious Global Water Awards in Paris 2009,

The Labor Government must be over the moon about the awards, But its the most wasteful use of taxpayers money ever …

The full list of awards won by the project include:

Desalination Deal of the Year (Global Water Awards)
Global Deal of the Year (Infrastructure Journal)
Global PPP Deal of the Year (Infrastructure Journal)
Financial Excellence (Infrastructure Partnerships Australia)
Best Project Finance Deal of the Year (Finance Asia)
PPP Deal of the Year, Asia Pacific (Project Finance International)
Loan Deal of the Year (Infrastructure Finance Review Asia)
Best Project Finance Deal of the Year, Australia (AsiaMoney)
Best Project Finance Deal of the Year, Asia Pacific (ProjectFinance)
Infrastructure and Project Finance Deal of the Year, Asia (Financial Times — Banker Award)

Funny how they don’t talk about the Victorian Desalination plant being behind schedule with the site flooded and they dont talk about The World’s largest colonies of Fairy Penguins Phillip Island