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Africa presents an exciting prospect for investment in renewable energy. Hear the views of investors, developers and manufacturers on the challenges and opportunities for renewable energy in Africa in our report.
Following a two year investigation by Ofwat, Southern Water has been ordered to pay a penalty of £3 million and has undertaken to return another £123 million to customers over the next five years. The investigation looked at the performance of Southern Water's wastewater treatment sites and the company’s reporting of relevant compliance information to the regulator.
DWF represented Yorkshire Water at a sentencing hearing at Leeds Crown Court. Yorkshire Water had pleaded guilty to a breach of s.2 of HSWA 1974 in respect of an accident in July 2015.
This article highlights the imbalance in the debate over how well the water industry is tackling its leaking network.
Could your business be liable for an unlimited fine? What you need to know about the new corporate offences relating to tax evasion. Taking no action is not an option.
Manchester-headquartered global legal business DWF has advised Greater Manchester Waste Disposal Authority in the successful termination of its waste disposal and recycling contract with Viridor Laing (Greater Manchester) Limited.
Date: 17 March 2017
Our international energy team comprises of more than 100 specialists across four continents. It draws together our in-depth knowledge and experience of the sector to deliver excellent legal advice in a commercial context.