Waterwise slams efficiency targets

November 2007
Utility Week;11/2/2007, Vol. 28 Issue 4, p50
Trade Publication
The article reports that Waterwise issued a warning that water-efficiency targets may alienate water companies and be counterproductive when it comes to saving water. The Office of Water Services of Great Britain proposed in June 2008 voluntary water-efficiency targets for each company for the remainder of the AMP4 period, which would require each company to cut the amount of water it delivered by 1, 0.5 or 0.25 percent, depending on the water company's water-stress classification.


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