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Principios para Tarificar la Transmisión Eléctrica


  • José Pablo Arellano


Este artículo establece que cuando los precios de la energía son regulados usando peakload pricing, los costos del sistema de transmisión deben recaer sobre quienes se benefician de él. La transmisión cumple tres funciones: transportar energía, sustituir

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  • José Pablo Arellano, 2004. "Principios para Tarificar la Transmisión Eléctrica," Latin American Journal of Economics-formerly Cuadernos de Economía, Instituto de Economía. Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile., vol. 41(123), pages 231-253.
  • Handle: RePEc:ioe:cuadec:v:41:y:2004:i:123:p:231-253

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    1. Arellano, M. Soledad & Serra, Pablo, 2007. "Spatial peak-load pricing," Energy Economics, Elsevier, vol. 29(2), pages 228-239, March.
    2. Raineri, Ricardo & Contreras, Gonzalo, 2010. "Efficient capacity investment and joint production agreements in an oligopolistic electricity market: The HidroAysén joint venture project," Energy Policy, Elsevier, vol. 38(11), pages 6551-6559, November.

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    Industria eléctrica; tarificación de la transmisión;

    JEL classification:

    • L94 - Industrial Organization - - Industry Studies: Transportation and Utilities - - - Electric Utilities
    • L51 - Industrial Organization - - Regulation and Industrial Policy - - - Economics of Regulation


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