TITLE

Marginal capacity costs of electricity distribution and demand for distributed generation

AUTHOR(S)
Woo, Chi-Keung; Lloyd-Zannetti, Debra
PUB. DATE
March 1995
SOURCE
Energy Journal;1995, Vol. 16 Issue 2, p111
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Analyzes variations in marginal distribution capacity costs (MDCC) of electricity by area and time. Demand for distributed generation (DG) by PG&E and Public Service of Indiana (PSI); MDCC variations within a utility company's service territory; Inner-utility variations in MDCC; Use of MDCC in determining demand for distributed generation.
ACCESSION #
9508071617

 

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