June 30, 2019

Thames Water has appointed  two non-executive directors, to complete a review of its governance which the company said was designed to rebuild trust and increase transparency.

Former chief of...

June 30, 2019

Thames executive chairman, Ian Marchant, has claimed the firm is starting to win in its battle with its notorious leakage problem telling THE WATER REPORT: “I feel like we have turned the corner on le...

June 30, 2019

Up to 70,000 households in the Irish Republic could face water charges of up to €500 from next year if Irish Water gets the go-ahead to charge customers who waste water.

The Commission for the Regulati...

June 30, 2019

State-owned Irish Water received €1.1 billion from the Irish government last year while its parent company Ervia gave €139 million to the exchequer.

Figures published in the multi utility company’s lat...

June 30, 2019

The Labour Party’s plan to return water companies to public hands could seriously damage the provision and quality of water and sewerage services in England, according to Water UK. 

Responding to the P...

June 29, 2019

Southern Water has confirmed it will not face any further action by “law enforcement agencies” (widely considered to include the Serious Fraud Office) relating to a wastewater case for which Ofwat imp...

June 29, 2019

Moody's Investors Service has downgraded Southern Water Services (Finance) to Baa2 from Baa1 and placed the ratings on review for downgrade.

The downgrade followed Ofwat’s announced intention to fine S...

June 29, 2019

Northumbrian Water is to pay fines totalling almost £1.18m after the Environment Agency found it had committed several environmental offences.

The company accepted responsibility for environmental offe...

June 29, 2019

Water companies need to provide both an excellent service and manage their customers’ perceptions of services, if they are to keep customers satisfied, according to analysis from the Consumer Council...