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- Ahead of the curve. // National Petroleum News;Apr2004, Vol. 96 Issue 4, p14
Comments on a proposed energy policy in the U.S. focused on reducing petroleum consumption and increasing the use of renewable energy resources as a means to enhance energy security and protect the environment. Availability of affordable gasoline; Relationship between the convenience store...
- Energy law Pushed LICAP back. Strempel, Dan // Fairfield County Business Journal;8/22/2005, Vol. 44 Issue 34, p3
The article reports on the passed national energy policy that will give Connecticut officials a chance to make their case against a plan that will split the state in two electric-pricing zones and raise rates with the hope of spurring investment in power plants. A hearing on September 20, 2005...
- Kazakhstan's energy policy: Its evolution and tendencies. Yesdauletova, Ardak // Journal of US-China Public Administration;Aug2009, Vol. 6 Issue 4, p31
As a young sovereign state, Kazakhstan tries to conduct policy that makes it an equal partner among other countries of the world community. Rich deposits of oil and natural gas in the country and the Caspian Sea attract the interests of energy consuming states. At the same time, the landlocked...
- Italy seeks less Russian gas, more nuclear power. Alemi, Mario // ICIS Chemical Business;8/24/2008, Vol. 276 Issue 6, p41
The article reports that Claudio Scajola, minister of economic development of Italy, has said that diversification of energy supply is the only energy policy goal of the country. He was speaking to Italian daily "La Stampa," after it had published a briefing on power and gas of the country. He...
- Key energy measures survive the final cut. Milne, Roger // Utility Week;7/23/2004, Vol. 22 Issue 5, p4
Reports on the status of measures and reforms needed to support the British government's energy policy in 2004. Nature of the bill; Other provisions of the legislation.
- We need a national energy policy--NOW. Martin, John // Fleet Equipment;Jul2011, Vol. 37 Issue 7, p14
The article focuses on the need to develop a national energy policy in the U.S. According to the author, decisions concerning energy resources can be pointed out in the right direction with the establishment of a national energy policy. The author comments that the country has the perfect...
- Whither Chinese energy policy? Barret, Christophe; Slaughter, Andrew // Electric Perspectives;Jul/Aug95, Vol. 20 Issue 4, p25
Assesses China's policy on electric power development. Electricity's role in the Chinese economy; Limitation by Chinese government of rate of return of power projects; Compromise with foreign investors to fulfill capacity addition requirements; Uncertainties about the direction of policy in China.
- Vast potential for lighting the dark continent. // Modern Power Systems;Apr2004, Vol. 24 Issue 4, p6
Examines the potential in the African power market providing huge opportunities in investment, according to a study by Frost & Sullivan. Liberalization of energy policies in most governments in an attempt to encourage investment.
- Electricity Market Reform in the European Union: Review of Progress toward Liberalization & Integration. Jamasb, Tooraj; Pollitt, Michael // Energy Journal;European Electricity Liberalisation, p11
The energy marker liberalisation process in Europe is increasingly focused on electricity market integration and related cross border issues. This signals that the liberalisation of national electricity markets is now closer to the long-term objective of a single European energy market. The...