Insets set to restrict incumbents' growth

Mair, Vibeka
November 2007
Utility Week;11/2/2007, Vol. 28 Issue 4, p24
Trade Publication
The article deals with the warning by Richard Laikin of Ernst & Young that inset appointments will be an increasing threat for incumbent water companies. The warning came as the British Office of Water Services (Ofwat) announced a proposal to grant Independent Water Network Ltd. (IWNL) a second inset to supply water to a development of homes and businesses in Northamptonshire, England. Laikin said that as more companies won bids to build networks in housing developments, potential growth for existing water companies would be restricted.


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