TITLE

This slow quick-fix is no response to Walker

AUTHOR(S)
Wood, Janet
PUB. DATE
April 2011
SOURCE
Utility Week;4/15/2011, Vol. 34 Issue 14, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the response given by the British Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) to the holistic approach proposed by Anna Walker regarding the issue of water affordability. Upon examining the cost of water bills in Great Britain, Walker advised that 85-million pounds is needed to support the people who are not able to pay their bills. Defra responded by recommending the extension of Watersure tariff where only 2-million pounds is to be used for the financial assistance.
ACCESSION #
60260748

 

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