Industry consulted on new carbon targets

Milne, Roger
September 2007
Utility Week;9/7/2007, Vol. 27 Issue 20, p6
Trade Publication
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.


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