Conservatives back water competition

March 2009
Utility Week;3/27/2009, Vol. 30 Issue 13, p5
Trade Publication
The article reports on the proposed competition in water utilities in Great Britain. According to shadow environment secretary Nick Herbert, conservative government would broadly follow the recommendations of the Cave interim report on competition in the water industry. Also cited is the suggestion of Martin Cave that the non-household market be opened up to competition, with users of large volumes benefiting first.


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