Utilities stripping down for deregulation
- Deregulation: The show goes on. Hazan, Earl // Transmission & Distribution World;Mar98, Vol. 50 Issue 3, p49
Reports on the deregulation of electric utilities in the United States. Provision of customer choice in electricity; Agreement of different states to reformat existing operations; Implementation of measures to ensure competitiveness of generating facilities. INSET: The PECO story..
- Living Life on the Wild Side. Bush, Rick // Transmission & Distribution World;Feb2000, Vol. 52 Issue 2, p4
Examines the decision of electric utilities in the United States to move into the deregulated sector. Examples of for-profit activities conducted by the companies; Background information on Power Delivery Field Services; Attributes of people in the regulated business.
- First into deregulation, for better or worse. Shah, Angela // Bond Buyer;9/11/97 Supplement California, Vol. 321, p6A
Focuses on California's electric utility deregulation plans. Plans of the state's three leading investor-owned utilities to sell rate reduction bonds; Prediction of full-scale deregulation in southeastern states. INSETS: California's plan for electric utility deregulation.;Action on the federal...
- N.C.'s Electric Utility Deregulation Committee Has Tar on Its Heels. DeSue, Tedra // Bond Buyer;01/05/2001, Vol. 335 Issue 31051, p40
Reports that the legislative committee studying electric utility deregulation in North Carolina has delayed any formal action. Key deregulation issues being examined by committee members; Reasons for the delay.
- Cheaper power to the people. Francis, David R. // Christian Science Monitor;1/20/98, Vol. 90 Issue 37, pB1
Discusses the deregulation of the electric power industry in the United States in 1998. Why deregulation proponents feel that lower electric bills will come from competition; The growing electricity industry; Why the transmission and distribution of power will remain federally regulated; The...
- FROM THE EDITOR. Phelps, Richard W. // Engineering & Mining Journal (00958948);May2001, Vol. 202 Issue 5, p11
Comments on the electric power crisis in California. Notion on interstate power deregulation; Issues on electricity rate increase in other states; Implication of the crisis for commodity prices.
- Utilities are entering an alarming business. Cavanaugh, Herbert A. // Electrical World;Jan1995, Vol. 209 Issue 1, p63
Focuses on the electric utilities' ability to cope with deregulation and the threat of competition in the home-security system that guards individual premises against threats of fire and theft. Approach of interviewing and listening to their customers; Reactions of customers; Substantial risks...
- In-country expertise draws road map around deregulation potholes. Caldwell, Kelly // Electrical World;Nov96, Vol. 210 Issue 11, p75
Advises American international investors on deregulation in the electric power industry worldwide. Investment effects of privatization in the British market; Diversification of American electric utilities outside the United States; Offer of hedge products; Pricing wars after deregulation.
- Competition, deregulation. // Electrical World;Feb97, Vol. 211 Issue 2, p17
Part II. Presents reader responses to `Electrical World' magazine's October 1996 report on deregulation and competition of the electric utility industry in the United States. Includes conflict between science and policy in deregulation; Proposal to facilitate open-access discussion; Cause of...
- Energy/telecom convergence. Lacoursiere, Catherine // Electrical World;May97, Vol. 211 Issue 5, p33
Looks at the fact that telecom and utility industries are both facing the problem of increased and competition in their markets. Merging of some telecom and utilities; Companies that have decided to merge; Unpredictability of the merging of the two utilities. INSETS: Not your father's energy...