Market Overview - US

July 2009
United States Power Report;2009, p18
Industry Profile
The article presents a market overview for electric power industry in the U.S. It notes the annual growth in gas-fired power generation from 1995-2006 which was 4.6% compared with 1.4% the growth for coal and nuclear power generation. It mentions the contribution of the provision for open transmission access in the Energy Policy Act of 1992 (EPACT) to the creation of new participants in the power industry and power brokers.


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