Neither Lucky Nor Good - The Case of Electricity Deregulation in California
AbstractWe present an integrated summary of the various factors that contributed to shortages of electrical power in California in 2000. Several necessary conditions for the crisis are identified. We conclude that a sufficient remedy may be defined by policies that mitigate the limited incentives to invest in transmission capacity.
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Volume (Year): 33 (2002)
Issue (Month): 1 ()
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- Joskow, Paul L. & Kahn, Edward P., 2001.
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- Torstein Bye & Annegrete Bruvoll & Finn Roar Aune, 2006. "The importance of volatility in inflow in a deregulated hydro-dominated power market," Discussion Papers 472, Research Department of Statistics Norway.
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