Carbon Charges in Electricity Markets with Strategic Behavior and Transmission
We examine the effect of introducing a carbon charge on electricity generation. We model this by way of a two generator Cournot game over a two node electricity network. We find that within the electricity system, emissions of carbon dioxide can increase after a carbon charge is introduced.
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Volume (Year): Volume 31 (2010)
Issue (Month): Number 4 ()
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