Given the difficulties encountered by the state of California in deregulating their electric power industry, many people are questioning the wisdom of such a move. To better understand the motivation behind deregulation, the author looks at the cost of energy nationwide in the United States. For example, she considers some of the regional energy costs from August 2001.
M. Crow, "Power System Deregulation," IEEE Potentials, vol. 20, no. 5, pp. 8-9, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), Dec 2001.
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Electrical and Computer Engineering
Keywords and Phrases
Electricity Supply Industry Deregulation; Impedance; Load Flow; Power Generation; Power Systems; Power Tranmission Lines; Road Transportation; Contracts; Energy consumption; Legislation
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