TITLE

Enron's Impact On Energy Costs

PUB. DATE
June 2002
SOURCE
Financial Executive;Jun2002, Vol. 18 Issue 4, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article looks at the effects of the Enron Corporation's collapse on energy costs. Several of the former energy company's former consumers are facing higher energy costs due to their contracts being dumped following Enron's closing. The author notes that, while energy costs are lower than they were when Enron signed many of its contracts (thus giving consumers the opportunity to look for and negotiate better deals), many states regulations dictate that contracts will quickly revert back to the local utility tariff, thus ruining the chance for companies to maximize savings.
ACCESSION #
11927631

 

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