TITLE

The power of choice

AUTHOR(S)
Altman, Wilf
PUB. DATE
May 2002
SOURCE
Cabinet Maker;5/24/2002, Issue 5288, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the financial benefits of the right selection of suppliers for gas and electricity in Great Britain. Reduction of the costs due to competition; Contract options offered by suppliers; Features of www.buy.co.uk.
ACCESSION #
6793181

 

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