December 7, 2019

Southern Water last week published its new Water Resources Management Plan, which for the first time looked 50 years ahead (to 2070) rather than to 25 years as previous plans have.

The company is looki...

December 7, 2019

Public sector employers could be doing much more to reduce water consumption and save costs, according to research from Water Plus. 

A survey of 500 public sector employees found just 25% had been enco...

December 7, 2019

The UK Water Partnership (UKWP), a leading alliance of UK water industry stakeholders, has launched a 10-point action plan to help ensure that UK plc wins its share of the estimated $30 billion market...

December 7, 2019

Anglian Water has funded 850 capital investment projects through Green Bond finance since it became the first European utility to issue a sterling Green Bond two years ago.

In its 2019 Green Bond Impac...

December 7, 2019

Water UK and research specialist UKWIR have engaged Ricardo and Mott MacDonald to lead on producing a plan to deliver the water sector’s net zero carbon by 2030 Public Interest Commitment goal.

The ind...

December 7, 2019

The Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) has reported on the “enormous cost, complexity and risk” of Labour’s re-nationalisation plans and said it is “unclear which of Labour’s stated objectives could n...

December 7, 2019

Fitch Ratings has warned that Thames Water’s parent company Kemble Water Finance could face a multi-notch downgrade if Ofwat’s PR19 final determination is unfavourable.

The rating agency has put Kemble...

December 1, 2019

Pro-public ownership Professor David Hall, of the Public Services International Research Unit (PSIRU) at University of Greenwich, said public ownership of water companies would save £2.5bn a year, wit...

December 1, 2019

Water UK promoted the findings of a major new international Ipsos poll for the Global Infrastructure Investor Association which showed very high satisfaction ratings for Great Britain’s water and sewe...