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New duty on landlords to inform Welsh Water about tenants

Landlords in Wales and England whose rental properties receive their water and sewage services from Welsh Water will need to provide information about their tenants to the company under new regulations introduced by the Welsh Government.


Dŵr Cymru Welsh Water secures £230 million loan from the European Investment Bank

Dŵr Cymru Welsh Water has today confirmed that it has agreed a £230 million loan facility with the European Investment Bank. The loan, aided by Welsh Water having the highest credit rating in the UK’s utilities sector, will help the company keep its costs down, which in turn will help keep customer bills lower as it implements its record £1.5 billion capital investment programme in the five years from April 2015 and commits to achieving a decade of below inflation price increases by 2020.


Dŵr Cymru Welsh Water restores peatland ecosystems to improve water quality

Dŵr Cymru Welsh Water has been working in partnership with Natural Resources Wales, RSPB Cymru, Snowdonia National Park Authority and the National Trust to restore peatland ecosystems and improve the quality of water entering its treatment works.


Discover Elan Valley’s Dambuster history this weekend

Take a guided walk through Elan Valley on Sunday, 28th December and learn more about the valley’s link with the Dambuster raids.


Dŵr Cymru Welsh Water employee experiences life without water in Uganda with WaterAid

Dŵr Cymru Welsh Water fundraiser, Fiona Wase, saw first-hand the difference the money she has raised for WaterAid is making during an unforgettable trip to Uganda, with the international development charity.


Dŵr Cymru receives Final Determination on its Business Plan (2015-2020)

Dŵr Cymru Welsh Water has today received its Final Determination from the industry regulator, Ofwat, on the company’s Business Plan for 2015-20.


Local residents visit Welsh Waters 1 million investment site at Chester Wastewater Treatment works

Welsh Water welcomed local residents and members of the Chester Odour Forum to the company’s Chester Wastewater Treatment works on Monday 8th December to view the investment which is currently being made to the site.


Come and see Santa at Elan Valley’s Christmas Grotto

Dŵr Cymru Welsh Water’s Elan Valley Estate is counting down to Christmas with a visit from Santa at its very own Christmas Grotto. With only a few days left before the big day, this is the perfect opportunity to bring the children to see Santa and to hand deliver their Christmas lists before it’s too late.