TITLE

Infrastructure on the agenda

AUTHOR(S)
Wood, Janet
PUB. DATE
July 2009
SOURCE
Utility Week;7/10/2009, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on the Energy Bill and the Flood and Water Management Bill confirmed by the British government which will feature draft legislative programme for 2009 and 2010. A financial incentive will be introduced by the Energy Bill, funded by electricity suppliers, to support up to four commercial-scale carbon capture and storage demonstration projects. The Flood and Water Management Bill is expected to be the vehicle for changes to the water charging regime.
ACCESSION #
43622832

 

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