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£44m Anglian Water Reservoir Is Now In Action

A brand new reservoir and water facility that cost £44 million to build has officially turned on its taps and is now in action. The facility, Hall Water Treatment Works which is located close to Newton On Trent, will provide 20 million litres of high quality drinking

E.ON Promoting Technology In North West

The major energy company E.ON has carried out research which found that 48 per cent of people living in the North West are finding it hard to keep up with tech innovations. It also found that many of these people do not know where to go for

South West Water Sewage Spills Being Investigated

An investigation is underway regarding a series of sewage spills that have caused a beauty spot in Cornwall to close down. The sewage have apparently polluted the waters at Godrevy in West Cornwall three times so far this summer. Two incidents happened on Thursday 26th June and

First Utility Remains Top Of Energy Price Table

There have been some major changes to USwitch’s Best Buy table over the last few days. Ovo Energy and Extra Energy both dropped prices and managed to move up several places in the list, for instance. However, their price cuts have not managed to knock First Utility

Scottish Water Reminder About The Dangers Of Drowning

Scottish Water is reminding people of the dangers of drowning when you are near rivers, lochs and reservoirs during the summer. It is telling people in the North Lanarkshire area to play it safe after figures from the National Water Safety Forum show that hundreds of people

EDF’s Controversial Nuclear Reactor Faces More Criticism

The proposed EDF deal to build a nuclear reactor at Somerset’s Hinkley Point has been controversial for quite some time. The UK government came to an agreement with the Big Six utility provider in order to build the country’s very first nuclear power station. Due to be

Yorkshire Water Says It Doesn’t Have To Pay Taxes

Yorkshire Water has defended its decision to not pay corporation tax this year. The company says it does not have to pay the taxes because it spends millions of pounds on bathing water, keeping customer bills down and improving services. The company, which is based out of

SSE Plans For Green Energy Cable In Scotland

lans to install a £1.2 billion undersea electricity cable that will help boost the capacity for renewable energy in Scotland have been given the green light. The project by SSE aims to use a link between Caithness and Moray in order to deliver 1.2 gigawatts of renewable

United Utilities’ Killing Of 60 Geese Sparks Fury

United Utilities has sparked fury after killing 60 geese at its Warrington headquarters. They claim the geese were attacking staff and extreme measures had to be taken. However, the public have responded to the news that they shot wildlife at two lakes surrounding its Lingley Mere base

Southern Electric Explains Power Cuts, Including One At A Police HQ

[typography font=”Cardo” size=”24″ size_format=”px” color=”#31B404″][/typography]outhern Electric has apologised for a brief power outage that left the Wiltshire Police HQ in the dark at the end of June. The police station on London Road, Devizes was hit by a power cut when there was a problem with the

Yorkshire Apologises For Burst Pipe That Caused Delays

[typography font=”Cardo” size=”24″ size_format=”px” color=”#0B0B61″][/typography]orkshire Water has apologised for a failure in their service that caused an enormous traffic jam in the southern area of York a few weeks ago. The water supplier that works predominantly in the Yorkshire county said sorry for two burst water mains

Npower Sent Customers Threats From Fake Debt Agency

Wonga were criticised by both the media and many of their own customers after it was found that they were using a fake debt collection service in order to chase customers in debt. Since this was revealed, several other companies have also been found to have engaged

Scottish & Southern Energy (SSE)

Call this number to speak to a person at SSE about their services. SSE was formerly Scottish & Southern Energy and is one of the “Big Six” energy suppliers in the UK. They generate and supply energy and gas, operate gas and also telecoms networks, and provide other