TITLE

Take control?

AUTHOR(S)
White, Tony; Haddelsey, Richard
PUB. DATE
March 2010
SOURCE
Utility Week;3/19/2010, Vol. 32 Issue 10, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the need for government intervention to secure low-carbon energy supplies based on the Project Discovery report of the Office of Gas and Electricity Markets (Ofgem) in Great Britain in 2010. It says that the privatized energy sector alone cannot solve the present and future problems because there is a need for a minimum carbon price. The author adds that enhanced obligations and price signals as well as demand-side response are the other factors that can affect low-carbon energy supplies.
ACCESSION #
49092337

 

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