TITLE

Mains renewal needed to cut leaks

PUB. DATE
March 2008
SOURCE
Utility Week;3/21/2008, Vol. 28 Issue 21, p47
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the efforts of Southern Water to raise additional fund for mains replacement in its business plan for the 2009 14-price control. The company vowed to repair all leaks to persuade customers to save water in the drought and reduce such problem to 10%. Southern Water said that the firm is collaborating with the British Office of Water Services (Ofwat) on new ways of assessing sustainable levels of leakage.
ACCESSION #
31743433

 

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