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‍Ofwat consults on penalties and payments for 3 water companies​


Tuesday, 31 Oct 2017 03:36am EDT 

Oct 31 (Reuters) - ‍Ofwat:‍OFWAT-CONSULTS ON UNDERPERFORMANCE PENALTIES AND OUTPERFORMANCE PAYMENTS FOR THREE WATER COMPANIES​.OFWAT - ‍WILL BEGIN CONSULTING ON PROPOSALS TO ADJUST PRICE CONTROLS FOR 3 OF 18 WATER COMPANIES IN ENGLAND, WALES, TO BE APPLIED FROM APRIL 2018.OFWAT- ‍ALL WATER COMPANIES HAVE COMMITTED TO IMPROVE THEIR PERFORMANCE FOR 2015-20 BASED ON CUSTOMER CONSULTATION​.UK'S OFWAT - ‍ TO APPLY UNDERPERFORMANCE PENALTY TO SOUTH WEST WATER OF £1.08M FOR UNDERPERFORMANCE ON POLLUTION INCIDENTS OVER LAST TWO YEARS​.‍OFWAT- IS PROPOSING THAT FROM 2020, ALL COMPANIES WILL RECEIVE SOME OF THEIR PENALTIES AND PAYMENTS CLOSE TO PERFORMANCE IN QUESTION​.OFWAT - ‍SEVERN TRENT WATER'S PROGRESS IN REDUCING SEWER FLOODING, PERFORMANCE IN OTHER AREAS, RESULTS IN PROPOSED NET OUTPERFORMANCE PAYMENT OF £38.4 MILLION​.