Ofwat has announced the appointment of David Black as its permanent Chief Executive, following an open recruitment process. David Black joined Ofwat in 2012 and was previously Chief Regulation Officer and Board member responsible for leading the PR19 price review. Throughout his time at Ofwat he has been instrumental in shaping and leading the organisation’s […]

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CCW research on Awareness and perceptions of river water quality  From CCW Over the past year, there has been growing concern about river water quality in England and Wales, and the frequency with which storm overflows are used. This research provides insight into customers’ views on this topic. What the research found 35% of people […]

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Title: Iain Coucher to chair Ofwat 2nd line: Former boss of Network Rail will succeed Jonson Cox in July The Environment Secretary has selected Iain Coucher as the Government’s preferred candidate to succeed Jonson Cox as the Chair of Ofwat. Read more. Ian Coucher’s Wikipedia page.

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Main changes to existing approach: 1.  A new annual £4 million competition for early-stage ideas direct to innovators. We propose to allocate a portion of funding (about £4 million a year) to a new competition focused on enabling and supporting earlier stage idea development. This new competition will target primarily innovators and not require a […]

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