A Shock to the System: Restructuring America's Electricity Industry

A Shock to the System: Restructuring America's Electricity Industry

by Timothy J. Brennan, Karen L. Palmer, Raymond J. Kopp, Alan J. Krupnick
     
 

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A Shock to the System is a guide to the decisions that will be faced by electricity providers, customers, and policymakers. Produced by a team of analysts at Resources for the Future, this concise and balanced work provides background necessary to understand the increasing role of competition in electricity markets. The authors introduce important concepts and

Overview

A Shock to the System is a guide to the decisions that will be faced by electricity providers, customers, and policymakers. Produced by a team of analysts at Resources for the Future, this concise and balanced work provides background necessary to understand the increasing role of competition in electricity markets. The authors introduce important concepts and terminology, and offer the history of public policy regarding electricity. They identify the significant proposals for implementing competition, and examine the potential consequences for regulation, industry structure, cost recovery, and the environment.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781135890896
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
04/04/2014
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
156
File size:
3 MB

Meet the Author

Timothy J. Brennan is a professor of policy sciences and economics at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County and a senior fellow at Resources for the Future (RFF)

Karen L. Palmer is a senior fellow at RFF. Both Brennan and Palmer are coauthors of A Shock to the System: Restructuring America's Electricity Industry (1996).

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