United Utilities introduces wastewater treatment tech to slash emissions

The new system is forecast to lead to power savings of up to 84% compared to older models

Environment Agency: ‘Certain water companies fall short of their environmental responsibilities’

Last year saw the second-highest number of serious pollution incidents since 2015, a new report suggests

Fatberg the size of 25 elephants stomped out

The 200-tonne mass is estimated to have occupied 250 metres of a central Liverpool sewer

Water industry opens taps for £2.8bn into green recovery

An initial £850 million in Ofwat funding is set to support green investment plans across the UK’s water sector

United Utilities to sell stake in Estonian water company for £87.6m

It is United Utilities’ last remaining non-regulated international business activity and is being sold to a consortium led by its existing partner, the City of Tallinn

Battery set up could make water bills more predictable

2MW battery will connect to solar panels at the Clifton Marsh wastewater treatment works, which serves 260,000 homes and businesses in Lancashire

Acoustic loggers hit the right note for United Utilities

The water company is installing 100,000 auditory devices on its underground supply network to listen out for leaks

United Utilities pays £500k after polluting river and killing fish

The leak originated from the Riverton Water Treatment Works

Ofwat agrees price cuts for water bills with three suppliers

Severn Trent Water, South West Water and United Utilities customers will see reductions of between £18 and £43

Got an innovative tech to tackle water issues?

United Utilities has launched its second Innovation Lab to test, develop and demonstrate new products or services