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  • Efforts to address climate change and water poverty must go hand in hand

    A major challenge facing all water companies is ensuring water and sewerage services can meet the needs of future customers in our changing climate, and in a way that protects our environment. Meeting this challenge will require a long-term vision, planning, decisive action and significant investment. And for customers, this investment means they are likely…

  • Businesses want more help understanding their water consumption

    More than half of business customers want better information on their water consumption to help them understand how they can reduce their use of water. That’s just one of the key findings to emerge from research commissioned by the Retailer and Wholesaler Group (RWG) and supported by CCW. The survey forms part of wider efforts…

  • Video: Neve, 14, quizzes her water company on climate change

     You can watch a version with Welsh subtitles on our Youtube channel. Young people are set to experience some of the worst impacts of climate change, including water shortages and flooding. To coincide with COP26, CCW invited a future water customer from Stockport to interview the Director of Environment at her water company to…

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    Blog: Think climate change, think accessibility

    When you think of COP26, the link to people in vulnerable circumstances may not immediately spring to mind. Yet one of the main objectives of the summit is to challenge countries to adapt to protect communities and natural habitats. This includes building defences, warning systems and resilient infrastructure to avoid loss of homes, livelihoods and…