Ministers in a bind over fuel-poor help

Milne, Roger
September 2008
Utility Week;9/5/2008, Vol. 29 Issue 16, p17
Trade Publication
The article reports that the British government looks likely to announce a package of measures to help offset spiralling domestic energy costs. Help for customers could come in a number of ways: through more spending by suppliers on social tariffs or help for disadvantaged households. The big six suppliers recently agreed to increase such spending from 50 million British pounds to 225 million British pounds by 2011.


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