Green light for social tariffs?
Itâ€™s good for the water companies that Defra has now published its â€śguidanceâ€ť for company social tariffs.Â Â However thereâ€™s still a high level of uncertainty.Â Â Â So maybe weâ€™re still on amber...
Metering - what are the issues?
The way forward is water metering â€“ but what are the issues?Â And how will the imminent move to smart metering for energy change customersâ€™ expectations of the water sector?
Some of the key points coming across from the recent Water UK metering symposium
Fats, oils and grease â€“ do the Irish have the answer?
Fats oils and grease (aka FOG) is a big problem for the water sector.Â Too much is being washed down drains (â€śout of sight, out of mindâ€ť) and blocking the nationâ€™s sewers.Â And blockages inevitably lead to flooding of properties with sewage, pollution of watercourses and risks to public health.