ELECTRICITY, PRICE regulation, PRICES, and UNITED States
Comments on the proposed wholesale electricity prices in the United States. Issue on the cost-effectiveness of the plan; Consequences of imposing price control on electricity costs; Opposition of US President to the proposal.
ELECTRIC rates, ELECTRICITY, PRICES, CALIFORNIA, and UNITED States
Proposes a California retail rate plan that would link the price of electricity to the time of day the power is used. Aim to address the power crisis in the state; Similarity with the off peak rates for long-distance phone calls; Issue of re-regulating wholesale prices.