UK power firms call for quick implementation of EMR

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Energy Bill expected to become law by end of 2013

As the UK government's latest consultation on its ambitious Electricity Market Reform (EMR) draws to a close, power market players are calling for a swift implementation of the rules to avoid any further retrenchment in power trading and investment activity. "EMR has caused a hiatus in the market. We don't want that hiatus," says Mary Teuton, London-based EMR project manager at utility firm RWE. She says her company is supportive of the major EMR proposals and wants to see them implemented as