November 25, 2018

Waterwise last week issued a progress report on its Water Efficiency Strategy for the UK, following the completion of the first 12 months since the national water saving plan was launched in June 2017...

November 25, 2018

United Utilities reported a near 24% hike underlying profits before tax for the half year to 30 September 2018 at £240.3m.

Reported pre tax profit was up 7% at 259.6m lifted by £21.7m decrease in finan...

November 25, 2018

The Consumer Council for Water is concerned the four companies singled out for extra scrutiny following the Beast from the East outages earlier this year are still “skating on thin ice” in terms of me...

November 25, 2018

Ofwat has recommended payments to households left off supply be boosted to £30 for every 12 hour period. This compares to the present compensation arrangements, set out in the Guaranteed Standards Sch...

November 25, 2018

Wessex Water, United Utilities, Yorkshire Water and Northumbrian Water were among a clutch of companies named last week by the Environment Agency for paying hundreds of thousands of pounds each to gre...

November 25, 2018

Water Plus last week formally launched a partnership with water efficiency advisor Waterwise, becoming the first business retailer to do so.

The retail market’s largest player will work with Waterwise...

November 25, 2018

MOSL’s chief finance officer Steve Lyon is holding the fort while the market operator looks for a new chief executive following the sudden and unexplained departure of Chris Scoggins last week.

Chair J...

November 25, 2018

The Water Industry Commission for Scotland has reaffirmed its view that charges will likely have to increase above the rate of CPI inflation during the next two regulatory control periods.

This was set...

November 25, 2018

Ofwat is looking to standardise what are currently industry leading cash lock up and investment grade credit rating requirements in all company licences.

It is consulting on rolling out a common set of...