TITLE

WICS introduces specialist licence

PUB. DATE
June 2007
SOURCE
Utility Week;6/29/2007, Vol. 27 Issue 14, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Scotland's water regulator, the WICS, is to introduce a new licence option for entrants to the competitive market due to start in April 2008. The Scottish regulator will introduce specialist licences that will release retailers from some of the obligations that will apply to general licence holders, including the requirement to offer default tariffs to non-household customers in Scotland.
ACCESSION #
25926877

 

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