November 24, 2019

The Conservative Party pledged in its manifesto, published yesterday, to continue to pay customers in the South West a water rebate, should it be returned as the next government.

South West Water custo...

November 24, 2019

All but a half of UK household customers struggle to understand their water bill while 12% don’t even read them according to research findings commissioned by South Staff Water’s billing software stab...

November 24, 2019

Cranfield University and the International Water Association (IWA) have set up 15 new postgraduate scholarships to develop the water scientists and engineers of the future.

Director of water at Cranfie...

November 24, 2019

A fall in property revenue at its Business Services was the chief contributor to a 4.3% fall in group reported interim profit before interest and tax (PBIT) at Severn Trent Water patient, Severn Trent...

November 24, 2019

Adjustments, particularly dry weather costs and a fair value loss on debt and derivatives in the previous year levelled up a reported pre tax profits slump of more than £60m at United Utilities for th...

November 24, 2019

Who owns water companies is less important than the objectives they are set and how they are controlled and regulated, according to leading regulatory economist, Professor Dieter Helm. 

In a new paper,...

November 24, 2019

The Labour Party reaffirmed its commitment to taking water and other essential services back into public hands in its general election manifesto, published last week.

There was little information that...

November 24, 2019

Ofwat has altered Portsmouth Water’s licence to cater for a separate, ten-year price control for activities relating to the new Havant Thicket reservoir (simulation pictured), which will provide a cro...