2020-09-29 20:58:37| Guardian Unlimited Business - more business news
Four of the 17 firms in England and Wales appealed in vain to the competition regulator over billsIts not (yet) a crisis in the world of water regulation, but a heavy defeat for Ofwat, trying to land its toughest ever price settlement, is a big moment. Four companies rebelled over proposed steep cuts to bills and, to varying degrees, all got something from the video assistant referee (VAR), meaning the Competition and Markets Authority.Appeals havent succeeded often. In the 30 years since water privatisation in England and Wales, few companies have challenged their so-called price determinations, which set bills for five-year periods. Even when they have, the regulator has normally won on the main points. Continue reading...
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