Ofwat Innovation Fund Competition

The innovation competitions

Through the Fund, Ofwat are delivering a series of innovation competitions that water companies, in partnerships with others, can enter. We expect different rounds of the competitions to run until 2025, and Ofwat are currently consulting on

Ofwat reveals progress on water industry leakage performance

Ofwat is today releasing new figures that shed light on the water industry’s performance on reducing leakage. The provisional figures show that three quarters of the companies are meeting their leakage targets and some have reduced leakage by more than …

Press Release: Water Industry needs people

     Future Water has initiated a regular ‘Taking the pulse of the water sector’

A health check so we can reflect the challenges that industry is facing and work with regulators, utilities and the supply community to explore how best to …

Drainage & Wastewater Management Plans (DWMP’s)

 


DWMPs are long-term plans – spanning 25 years or more – that set out the investments needed to make wastewater and drainage systems fit for today and the future. It’s about planning for future climates and population, whilst reducing …

Government sets out plan to reduce water pollution

New plans to help safeguard England’s precious protected sites by driving down nutrient pollution and allowing for the construction of sustainable new homes for families across the country were announced by the Government today (Wednesday 20 July).

Nutrient pollution is …

New funding for collaborative innovation coming soon.

Ofwat have announced a new wave of funding through their £200 million Innovation Fund, with the next Water Breakthrough Challenge opening on 3 October, and a new open access competition which will make approximately £4 million available to early-stage ideas …