Wics recommends zero threshold

November 2008
Utility Week;11/28/2008, Vol. 29 Issue 28, p4
Trade Publication
This article reports on the need for England and Wales to abandon thresholds for customers to enter the competitive market, according to Water Industry Commission for Scotland (Wics) Chief Executive Alan Sutherland. He is opposed to proposals for maintaining competition in the water industry. One of the proposals is to open the market to all businesses that use one megalitre a year by 2012. Yve Buckland of the Consumer Council for Water points out that competition has not served business customers well.


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