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- California's publicly-owned utilities support restructuring legislation. // Coal Age;Nov96, Vol. 101 Issue 11, p12
States that the locally controlled public utility industry in California has shown support for restructuring legislation signed by Governor Pete Wilson to deregulate the state's electric utility industry. Provisions under legislation; Support for legislation by the California Municipal...
- Utility deregulation raises tough issues, questions. // Indianapolis Business Journal;03/20/2000, Vol. 21 Issue 1, p20A
Reports on the debate on the advantages or disadvantages of utility deregulation based on promises to reduce customer costs through competitive markets and increase the efficiency of electrical generation. Benefits of deregulation to utility customers; Deregulation scenarios as a national...
- PUHCA shell game in Washington. LaFemina, Lorraine // Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009);3/20/95, Vol. 42 Issue 12, p1
Reports on the opposition by New York businessmen to proposals to repeal the Public Utility Holding Co. Act. enacted in 1935. Ability of electric utilities to invest in the telecommunications industry; Rate deregulation; Lobbying efforts by the Coalition for Customer Choice in Electricity.
- A Short Honeymoon for Utility Deregulation. Fox-Penner, Peter; Basheda, Greg // Issues in Science & Technology;Spring2001, Vol. 17 Issue 3, p51
Focuses on the deregulation of electric utilities in the United States. Aim of the Public Utilities Regulatory Policies Act of 1978; Benefits of a deregulated market; Review of the state of the electric utility industry before 1992.
- Guest Opinion. Van Tassell, M. Royce // Enterprise/Salt Lake City;7/26/2004, Vol. 34 Issue 5, p17
Deals with the implications of the regulations being imposed by the public schools of Utah. Comparison between the rules imposed on public schools and public utilities; Reason of the government of Utah for creating thousands of regulations for public utility companies; Benefits of deregulation...
- Benefit of counsel: Repeal PUHCA now. Szabo, Laura V. // Electric Light & Power;Jun2003, Vol. 81 Issue 6, p8
Focuses on the impact of the Public Utility Holding Company Act of 1935 on electric and natural gas companies in the U.S. Registration of the company with the Securities and Exchange Commission; Debt and equity security issuances or acquisitions; Affiliate sales of goods or services;...
- Slamming specter haunts electric industry. Richter, Roxane // Electric Light & Power;Feb2000, Vol. 78 Issue 2, p26
Focuses on the unauthorized switching of costumer energy services by electric companies in the United States. Comparison between slamming in the telecommunications industry and the electric industry; Presentation of sanctions; Effects of the illegal practice to the market and open competition.
- Benefit of Counsel: The post-PUHCA world. Baker Jr., William T. // Electric Light & Power;Dec2003, Vol. 81 Issue 12, p4
Examines the electric and retail gas industries after the repeal of the Public Utility Holding Company Act of 1935 in the United States. History of the Act; Opening up of the market for ownership of electric and gas distribution companies; Aid in the upgrade, development and expansion of...
- Legislative panel urges 'full rewrite' of telecom laws. Patch, Doug // New Hampshire Business Review;12/9/2005, Vol. 27 Issue 26, p14
The article focuses on report prepared by a legislative study committee for deregulating local telephone companies in New Hampshire. The basic monthly rates charged by all New Hampshire incumbent local exchange companies (ILECs) have for years been subject to Public Utilities Commission...