“Not a single river in England is free from pollution”

Just 14% of English rivers meet “good ecological status”, according to the Environmental Audit Committee

Geothermal energy the answer for Northern Ireland?

A consortium has been launched to investigate the feasibility of geothermal energy as a key power source for the country

Global sustainability rating success for largest water retailer

Water Plus is now ranked in the top 30% of companies across the world for its approach around Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR), after it successfully increased its rating

Scottish tidal energy firm bags €2.5m funding

The funding will support the development of advanced turbine technology that would cut the cost of tidal energy by 30%

Majority of business customers in water market ‘are unaware of the choice of retailer’

Ofwat’s new report finds the market is working less well for smaller business customers

UN: ‘Climate change causing thousands to flee their homes’

Violence driven by warming temperatures is breaking out in Cameroon – leading to more than 30,000 being displaced or attacked

Severn Trent Water fined £1.5m for illegal sewage discharges

Nearly 360,000 litres of sewage were discharged into one brook

Ofwat untaps measures to combat water firm financing risks

The water regulator plans to raise credit quality and transparency standards

CMA investigates Veolia/Suez merger

It believes the merger could create a loss of competition and hike in costs for waste management services

Ofwat proposes to increase price cap for business customers

Ofwat has set out plans to increase the price cap for the non-household retail market by 0.31%