Electrical World. Sep98, Vol. 212 Issue 9, Global Energy Risk p8. 3p.
Electric industries, Prices, and Electricity
Presents information on the electricity markets and the dependence on the market. Complaints agianst the electricity market; Factors influencing increased prices for electricity; Development of a model to capture the physical characteristics of the electricity market; Adjustments which the model caters to. INSETS: Game Theory;Positron's insurance liability approach.
Reports on an investigation being conducted by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission in the United States, on the increase in electricity prices. Impact of this increase on wholesale prices of electricity; Insight on an emergency request filed by the commission at the federal Office of Management and Budget (OMB); Factors contributing to the increase in the wholesale prices of electricity.
Discusses projections given in `Bulk Power Service' report by ICF Kaiser International Inc., Fairfax, Virginia, about the wholesale electricity price rise in Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Maryland area.