Ofgem: the focus is on outputs

Wood, Janet
January 2010
Utility Week;1/29/2010, Vol. 32 Issue 3, p9
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the RPI-X@20 review of Great Britain's Office of Gas and Electricity Markets (Ofgem) which focuses on network firms. Ofgem senior partner Steve Smith says that output measures are key to investment for the firms including asset health, reliability and customer satisfaction. He adds that Ofgem will encourage network firms to open bigger projects for competition. Ofgem also anticipates that these firms will be open for new entrants which will begin with innovative projects.


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