Yü Water joins the list of licensed new business suppliers

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 Castle Water 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 Business Stream Pennon Water Services Regent Water Thames Water Commercial Services was granted a licence and has since exited the market Waterscan Advanced Demand Side Management Peel Water Everflow 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 Cambrian Water Marston’s (self-supply) First Business Water Whitbread (self supply) Yü Water

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) Outstanding applications Real Water Tor Water Cocoa Cola (self supply)