London’s ‘super sewer’ to deliver £13bn environment benefits

The “super sewer” to be built in London is expected to bring environmental benefits worth up to almost £13 billion. That’s according to new government figures for the Thames Tideway Tunnel, which will prevent millions of tonnes of sewage flowing into the river every year. According to the Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs, […]

Thames Water plans £100 price hike by 2020

Thames Water has said the average bill for its customers could rise by nearly £100 a year in the next seven years. The nation’s biggest water company is proposing a 1%-a-year above-inflation increase between 2015 and 2020, which will leave the average customer with a bill of around £450 a year. The firm said the […]