TITLE

Out with the old

AUTHOR(S)
Forster, Howard; Horsley, Mark
PUB. DATE
April 2010
SOURCE
Utility Week;4/30/2010, Vol. 32 Issue 15, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the goal of electricity distribution companies to deliver operational efficiencies, customer service standards and capital expenditure programmes demanded by 2015. The British Office of Gas and Electricity Markets (Ofgem) has laid down its plans for companies to deliver efficiency savings. The author suggests that there is a need for a review of operating models and processes in the utilities sector to achieve success in its goals. He further suggests that business models must be implemented quickly.
ACCESSION #
50730406

 

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