Regulators under review

Barnard, Roger
November 2007
Utility Week;11/23/2007, Vol. 28 Issue 7, p22
Trade Publication
The article focuses on British government agencies and their performance in 2007. The House of Lords Select Committee on Regulators has been receiving evidence and hearing witnesses for an inquiry into the role of regulators and their effectiveness in protecting consumer interests. In its report, the committee concludes that the British economic regulators have done an excellent job and provide good value for customers. The British Office of Water Services has misread its remit and must do more to ensure enhanced competition in the water market.


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