Severn Trent

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FTSE 100 firms hand billions in dividend payouts to Qatar investors
Critics say everyday UK consumer spending has funnelled billions to controversial World Cup host since 2010

Kalyeena Makortoff

10, Nov, 2022 @7:00 AM

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As drought hits, what are UK water company chief executives paid?
Anger is growing over the huge sums handed to shareholders and executives

Alex Lawson

15, Aug, 2022 @2:05 PM

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Ofwat asks water firms to do more for people struggling to pay bills
Regulator publishes guidelines as Severn Trent launches £30m support package amid cost of living crisis

Joanna Partridge

25, May, 2022 @1:12 PM

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Five out of six top jobs at FTSE water firms to be held by women
Louise Beardmore appointed chief executive at United Utilities, joining female chairs and CEOs of Pennon and Severn Trent

Joanna Partridge

27, Apr, 2022 @4:48 PM

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MPs call for bathing rivers across England as part of anti-pollution drive
Water companies should each designate one area as fit for use by 2025, says environmental audit committee in highly critical report

Sandra Laville

13, Jan, 2022 @6:00 AM

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Severn Trent Water fined £1.5m for illegal sewage discharges
Firm illegally discharged about 360,000 litres of raw sewage from Worcestershire treatment plants in 2018

Sandra Laville Environment correspondent

08, Dec, 2021 @3:52 PM

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Water profits surge even as leaks and spills wash away public trust
Pennon’s results may be good next week, but nationalisation ought to be on the cards given the industry’s soiled record

Jillian Ambrose

28, Nov, 2021 @12:05 AM

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Boss of English water firm fined over sewage says he would swim in rivers
MPs challenge heads of five water companies over ‘routine’ discharges into English waterways

Sandra Laville

13, Oct, 2021 @3:46 PM

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14 major UK employers join socially focused Purposeful Company scheme
Bosses of FTSE 100 and accountancy firms promise new focus on wellbeing of staff and local communities

Phillip Inman

10, May, 2021 @4:31 PM

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‘Monster’ fatberg blocks Birmingham sewer
Mass weighing equivalent of 250 cars not expected to be cleared until June, says water company

Clea Skopeliti

01, May, 2021 @9:17 AM

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England's sewerage: what the water companies have to say
Firms including Anglian Water respond to data on their practices and policies

Sandra Laville Environment correspondent

01, Jul, 2020 @2:00 PM

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Severn Trent to spend £1.2bn on protecting the environment
UK water firm will power pumps with renewable energy in attempt to slash emissions

Jillian Ambrose Energy correspondent

04, Mar, 2020 @6:34 PM

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