Cut-price industrial water rates defy conservation efforts

Water companies' cut-price tariffs for industry are likely to boost consumption and may waste enough water to supply 1.25 million people, a water industry specialist has warned. Discount rates for industry have burgeoned over the past five years and in some areas thresholds for volumetric discounts are now only a little above typical levels of domestic consumption.

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