Efficiency, not benefits, is key to helping poor

April 2009
Utility Week;4/24/2009, p8
Trade Publication
The article reports on a government's independent review of water charges and tariffs in Great Britain in 2009. Walker Review team head Sue Ellis said that they concluded that it is unlikely that the national benefits system or tax credits system will be able to help in solving regional problems. She added that water efficiency measures are the keys to coping with affordability of bills for low income households.


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