'Start flood protection work now'

August 2008
Utility Week;8/8/2008, Vol. 29 Issue 15, p21
Trade Publication
The article presents a statement from the Water UK flooding review group that the water industry needs to begin work to cope with future intense rainfall events. Investment could involve improving the sewerage network, duplicating water resources and distribution networks, and improving the resilience of the existing infrastructure. According to the Water UK group, the industry should develop minimum customer service standards to help regulators and customers understand which resilience measures represent value for money.


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