Firms should work to ten-year capex plans

Milne, Roger
April 2008
Utility Week;4/4/2008, Vol. 28 Issue 22, p2
Trade Publication
The article reveals the highlights of a report on the water sector in England and Wales produced on behalf of the All-Party Parliamentary Water Group. According to the report, the water sector's price control regime should be restructured to involve a ten-year capital expenditure programme and a five-yearly price-setting review for operating expenditure. The report also highlighted the importance of universal metering, combined with social tariffs, to help vulnerable consumers and improve water saving.


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