BERR has 'open mind' on displays

September 2007
Utility Week;9/28/2007, Vol. 27 Issue 23, p15
Trade Publication
The article reports that the department for Business, Enterprise and Regulatory Reform (BERR) in Great Britain has an "open mind" on its proposal that energy suppliers hand out free clip-on electricity display devices (EDD) to all domestic customers who request one. Nicola Cumner, director of the Market Instruments Branch at BERR, reassured the audience that the government was listening to industry feedback that EDDs are a costly distraction from the real prize of smart metering for both gas and electricity.


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