United Utilities Group Plc (United Utilities), formerly United Utilities PLC, is a United Kingdom-based company. The Company’s regulated subsidiary, United Utilities Water PLC (United Utilities Water), holds licenses to provide water and sewage services to a population of some seven million people in north west England. United Utilities also applies its capability in operating utility infrastructure in competitive markets. The Company’s revenue arises from the provision of services. It is organized into two principal operating divisions: regulated and non-regulated activities. Regulated activities comprise the regulated activities of United Utilities Water (water and wastewater). Non-regulated activities, the Company apply the core utility skills of the regulated business through outsourcing contracts. In addition, this segment includes its interests in Northern Gas Networks and its overseas businesses.