Heatwave puts pressure on water supplies

Heatwave puts pressure on water supplies One of the UK’s largest water firms is warning people to conserve supplies as it makes emergency deliveries during the heatwave. Severn Trent said homes in Shropshire, Staffordshire and Derbyshire had been temporarily without water as demand has outstripped supply across its network. United Utilities said it could bring…

New energy supplier enters UK market

New energy supplier enters UK market It is currently only offering a 12-month fixed price dual fuel tariff, costing an average of £842.20 annually. A new energy supplier based in Leeds has entered the UK domestic market. Yorkshire Energy will provide gas and electricity to householders and is “looking to challenge the Big Six” firms, which have all increased energy…