TITLE

Leakage still a key weakness

AUTHOR(S)
Darby, Megan
PUB. DATE
October 2011
SOURCE
Utility Week;10/28/2011, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article refers to leakage as the main weak point for water companies in England and Wales, according to the Water Services Regulatory Authority (Ofwat) of Great Britain. Ofwat confirmed that six companies failed to hit leakage targets in 2011. Ofwat attributes the increase in unplanned supply interruptions to adverse winter conditions. United Utilities emerged as the worst performer based on results from the service incentive mechanism first year trial period for 2010/11.
ACCESSION #
67355385

 

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