TITLE

Sector CRC may count home energy savings

AUTHOR(S)
Andrews, Annabel
PUB. DATE
August 2008
SOURCE
Utility Week;8/8/2008, Vol. 29 Issue 15, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the decision of the Environment Agency to consider whether energy savings resulting from domestic water-efficiency measures should count towards water companies' Carbon Reduction Commitment (CRC) obligations in Great Britain. Trevor Bishop, head of water resource management at the agency, said the water savings likely to follow universal metering could cut annual carbon dioxide emissions by 1.1-1.6 million tonnes. The Environment Agency also published the results of research into the whole-life-cycle costs of water resources.
ACCESSION #
34077821

 

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