Ofgem takes action on green tariffs

July 2008
Utility Week;7/18/2008, Vol. 29 Issue 13, p1
Trade Publication
The article reports on the plan of the British Office of Gas and Electricity Markets (Ofgem) to set a deadline of September 2008 for suppliers to apply a new verification system to their green tariffs. The regulator has acted in response to calls for it to end the confusion over suppliers' green energy tariffs. Ofgem has proposed giving green tariffs a bronze additionality rating if the supplier has made a financial contribution to an activity designed to achieve additional environmental benefits.


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