Ofwat has awarded Yü Water a water and sewerage supply licence WSSL). The Nottingham-based firm – a sister company to business energy supplier, Yü Energy – has entered the non-household market with focussing on water supply only.
Yü Energy, which was listed on AIM last year, supplies energy to small and medium-sized businesses and claims to specialise in multi site users.
The award bring to 29 the total number of companies awarded a WSSL.
WSSLs granted to date
Affinity for Business
Anglian Water Business
Clear Business Water;
Kelda Retail (Three Sixty)
Northumbrian Water Business
Severn Trent and United Utilities (Water Plus)
South Staffs Water Business
SES Business Water
Water 2 Business
Pennon Water Services
Thames Water Commercial Services was granted a licence and has
since exited the market
Advanced Demand Side Management
Invicta Water (South East Water trading as Water Choice)
Veolia Water Retail
The Water Retail Company
South East Water has been granted a sewerage licence
Greene King Brewing and Retailing has been granted a self service licence
First Business Water
Whitbread (self supply)
Earl’s Gate Water has won a water services self-supply licence and a sewerage services self-supply licence granted by Water Industry Commission for Scotland.
Cobalt Water (revoked)
Cocoa Cola (self supply)