Take control?

White, Tony; Haddelsey, Richard
March 2010
Utility Week;3/19/2010, Vol. 32 Issue 10, p16
Trade Publication
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.


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