Metropolitan Water Company, L.P. ("Met Water") was established in 1999 for the purpose of developing groundwater resources. Find out more about Met Water.

During the past 15 years, Met Water has devoted a significant amount of time and resources acquiring groundwater leases over the most productive areas of the Carrizo-Wilcox Aquifer. Find out more about our water leases.
Historically, the water resource market in Texas has been dominated by government - cities and water districts. This is especially true in the area of municipal and, for that matter, industrial use. Find out more about Met Water.
San Antonio Water Systems

On November 6, 2014, San Antonio Water Systems (“SAWS”) entered into the Water Purchase Agreement with Abengoa to purchase 50,993 ac-ft (45 MGD) of water from Groundwater Leases acquired by Metropolitan Water Company, L.P. (“Met Water”) and which comprise the Vista Ridge Well Field. 
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Groundwater Leases
Met Water has acquired over 5,400 Groundwater Leases which cover more than 115,000 acre of land overlying the Carrizo-Wilcox Aquifer in Burleson and Milam Counties, Texas. Met Water started leasing groundwater rights in this area in December 1999.  During the past 15 years, Met Water’s approach to developing the groundwater resources has been so well received by the landowners that Met Water has averaged signing one new Groundwater Lease each and every day of each and every month.
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Water District Permits
Post Oak Savannah Groundwater Conservation District (“POSGCD”) is the regulatory body which regulates the development of the groundwater resources of Burleson and Milam Counties and issues the appropriate drilling, production and transportation permits.  POSGCD has issued the necessary Permits for the development of 70,993 ac-ft/annually from Groundwater Leases in the Porters Branch Groundwater Project.
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Landowner Updates
Landowner update information.

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