Ofwat to rethink its regulatory approach

Andrews, Annabel
October 2009
Utility Week;10/23/2009, Issue 17, p24
Trade Publication
The article reports on the decision of Great Britain's Office of Water Services to review its regulatory approach to the water industry. Speaking at the Water 2009 conference, Regina Finn, chief executive of Ofwat, pointed out the regulator's need for more flexibility through less rigid legislation. According to United Utilities chief executive Philip Green, there are other ways to regulate the industry that are cheaper, easier and more effective.


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