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Brand New Electric Vans Unveiled by Anglian Water

Anglian Water has this month introduced 10 new electric vans to its fleet in a bid to reduce the company’s fleet emissions and achieve carbon neutrality by 2050. The company, which currently spends more than £4.5million on diesel every year,...

March 25, 2019

Highlighting social identity and peer group norms can increase water conservation

New research suggests that targeted use of behavioural ‘nudges’ can encourage people to conserve water. Researchers at the University of East Anglia (UEA) found that rather than giving people general information about the importance of saving water, emphasising the water...

March 22, 2019

Investing now to tackle future water shortages

Today the Environment Agency chief executive James Bevan warned that England could face severe water shortages in the next 25 years if action is not taken now. The comments came in a speech at the annual Waterwise conference – read...

March 19, 2019

Energy leader to join Anglian Water as Chief Financial Officer: Steve Buck joins from Centrica

Anglian Water has appointed Steve Buck as its new CFO, reporting to Chief Executive Peter Simpson. Steve will join in June 2019. He will work alongside current Financial Director Scott Longhurst, in advance of Scott’s departure later this year. Currently...

March 15, 2019

Anglian Water Supporting Sustainable Economic and Housing Growth in Cambridge

The announcement yesterday that the North East Cambridge bid has been successful in securing funding from Government’s Housing Infrastructure Fund for £227million will unlock one of the last remaining brownfield sites for regeneration in Cambridge which is currently occupied by...

March 14, 2019

Anglian Water calls on budding engineers as Apprenticeship scheme is open for new recruits

At the start of National Apprenticeship Week, Anglian Water is calling on budding young engineers to consider an apprenticeship in a vital industry. The water company will be offering over 60 positions this year. The water company, which has a...

March 4, 2019

£4million first time sewerage scheme begins in Keyston and Bythorn

A brand new sewerage scheme has begun in the villages of Keyston and Bythorn with work to install the new 6.2km sewer pipe starting this week.  The scheme, which is expected to be completed in December, will also involve the...

February 21, 2019

Anglian Water to invest £15million to create a new water treatment works in Suffolk

Work will start on Monday 25 February to create a new water treatment works at Little Wratting costing £15million, these works will continue until Summer 2020. The Anglian Water scheme is designed to secure water supplies for homes and industry...

February 21, 2019

Anglian Water unveils £470 million investment plan for East of England

Investment paid for by average bills of £1.21 per day per household, with metered customers paying even less £128 million war on leakage continues – Anglian Water is best in the industry as leaks drop even further Final year of...

February 4, 2019

Anglian Water to begin £900,000 worth of investment into Norfolk water pipes this month

Anglian Water will begin two schemes across Norfolk this February, investing a total of £900,000 in the county’s water network. The company, which covers the largest geographical area of any water company in England, will begin improvements to its water...

January 29, 2019