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Water services transparency

  • Mohamad Mova Al ‘Afghani

Dundee, UK | Fri, March 20 2009 | 11:10 am

PREMIUM Water is different from other commodities for several reasons: it has both the properties of public and private goods. Its mobility makes it difficult to be treated like other normal commodities. The supply and replenishment rate varies in time and space, its transportation and storage costs are more expensive than other utilities (such as oil, gas and electricity). Prices often reflect ph...