05 Apr 2018
Water retailer Pennon Water Services has won a raft of national contracts and scored impressive customer service marks in the first 12 months of competition in the non-household water market - the biggest shake-up to the industry for almost 30 years.
08 Mar 2018
Severe weather problems earlier this week highlighted the importance of making sure that agricultural water supplies are as resilient as possible.
05 Mar 2018
The freeze and subsequent thaw have caused wholesalers a number of problems that have, in some cases, impacted on water supply for business customers due to a number of burst pipes.
01 Apr 2017
From tomorrow (1 April 2017), up to 1.2 million businesses and other non-household customers across the country will be able to choose who they buy water and wastewater services from.
01 Apr 2017
Many properties and businesses suffer from poor water pressure and flow. This can occur for various reasons such as when the water main is too small and can’t meet the demand or if there are leaking or blocked service pipes. Hilly ground and the height of buildings can also be a factor as can proximity to a property or business which has large peak water demands such as a holiday resort where many guests will take showers at roughly the same time in the morning or evening.
29 Nov 2016
Pennon and South Staffordshire Plc Group join forces to create bigger non-household water retail business
16 Jul 2016
23 businesses from Cornwall to Gloucestershire are now benefitting from grants totalling £2.3million from the South West Growth Fund. These first grants from the fund, which was launched last year by Plymouth University's GAIN team, SWMAS Ltd, South West Water Business and the Western Morning News, will deliver 300 new jobs for the region.