Ofgem may relax prepay measures

September 2007
Utility Week;9/7/2007, Vol. 27 Issue 20, p8
Trade Publication
The article reports on the indication that the British Office of Gas & Electricity Markets (Ofgem) will relax the strict reporting and monitoring on token prepayment meters implemented in 2006. The rules were intended to ensure that domestic electricity suppliers tackled the problem of debt build-up among customers on token prepayment meters that had to be recalibrated. The suppliers affected by the rules include Npower, ScottishPower and Powergen.


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