TITLE

Industry consulted on new carbon targets

AUTHOR(S)
Milne, Roger
PUB. DATE
September 2007
SOURCE
Utility Week;9/7/2007, Vol. 27 Issue 20, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the review of the key changes to the Energy Efficiency Commitment (ECC) scheme by the British Office of Gas & Electricity Markets (Ofgem). The scheme requires energy suppliers to reduce carbon emissions from the domestic sector. The EEC, which has been rebranded as the Carbon Emissions Reduction Target (Cert), will be based on carbon savings rather than on energy savings. Ofgem pointed out the risk involved in double counting carbon savings.
ACCESSION #
26795148

 

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