What's the damage?

July 2009
Utility Week;7/24/2009, p32
Trade Publication
The article looks at the proposals of Anna Walker, head of the British government's review of charging and metering in the water sector, for the future of water charging in England and Wales. Walker supports the call for full metering and volumetric charging and sets out a blueprint for how this can be achieved without resorting to a universal compulsory meter rollout. She recommends imposing compulsory metering in areas of water stress and for users with high discretionary use.


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