Water competition must include domestic users

Hobson, Steve
September 2007
Utility Week;9/14/2007, Vol. 27 Issue 21, p14
Trade Publication
The author stresses the need to expand water competition to include domestic users in Great Britain. He explains that competition in the water sector is limited to businesses in Scotland and 2,300 large firms in England and Wales. He emphasizes that the rising level of debt poses a major challenge to expanding water competition to household users. He cites the impact of the absence of disconnection option or a trickle supply on water firms.


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