TITLE

Fuel poverty target dropped

AUTHOR(S)
Milne, Roger
PUB. DATE
December 2007
SOURCE
Utility Week;12/14/2007, Vol. 28 Issue 10, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the findings of a progress report on Great Britain's fuel poverty strategy, published by the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (DEFRA) and the Department for Business, Enterprise and Regulatory Reform. According to the report, at least 1.2 million vulnerable households were likely to be in fuel poverty in 2010, despite a commitment that the problem would be eradicated by then. Jenny Saunders of National Energy Action expressed concern about the government's admission that it will fail to meet its 2010 target.
ACCESSION #
33041750

 

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