FERC gives California deregulation plan its OK

Jacobius, Arleen
October 1997
Bond Buyer;10/31/97, Vol. 322 Issue 30264, p3
Trade Publication
Announces that the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) has given tentative approval to California's plan to deregulate its electric industry beginning January 1, 1998. Provision of the deregulation plan; FERC acceptance of the establishment in California of an independent power exchange.


Related Articles

  • Free Market Shock. Goozner, Merrill // American Prospect;8/27/2001, Vol. 12 Issue 15, p27 

    Focuses on an energy crisis in California. Demand of Democratic Governor Gray Davis for a rebate; Discussion on electricity deregulation; Actions taken by the U.S. Federal Energy Regulatory Commission on deregulation issues.

  • The lines of power are changing.  // Engineered Systems;Jun2000, Vol. 17 Issue 6, p40 

    Reports on the adoption of the United States Federal Energy Regulatory Commission's (FERC) historic policy designed to further competition i n the electric industry and bring lower prices to electricity utility consumers. FERC objectives in creating the policy; Workshops conducted by the FERC...

  • FED ROLE LIMITED BY STATE CHOICES.  // ENR: Engineering News-Record;06/04/2001, Vol. 246 Issue 22, p14 

    Focuses on the deregulation of the electricity industry in the United States. Role of the US Federal Energy Regulatory Commission on the deregulation problem; Standardization of interconnection procedures; Creation of transmission of interstate gas pipelines.

  • Electricity deregulation generates bright cost-cutting ideas for hospitals. Levenson, Deborah // AHA News;06/21/99, Vol. 35 Issue 24, p5 

    Features the plans to discuss electricity deregulation during the 1999 meeting of the American Hospital Association's (AHA) American Society for Healthcare Engineering (ASHE). Details on the 1992 law and order by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission in the United States; Percentage of...

  • Purchasers Charged with Data Harness the Electricity Market. Frisch, Katherine K.; Michels, Linda // Government Procurement;Feb2001, Vol. 9 Issue 1, p4 

    Discusses the benefits of a deregulated electricity market in the United States. Access to the transmission systems of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission-regulated utilities; Definition of electrical terms; Percentage of cost per line for energy expenditure.

  • Deregulation is not all fun and games. Prepare accordingly. ZISK, JORDAN // Engineered Systems;Oct98, Vol. 15 Issue 10, p34 

    Discusses several problems associated with the United States Federal Energy Regulatory Commission's energy deregulation program. Provisions in the Campaign for Fair Electric Rates that provide unfair advantages to existing electric utilities in Massachusetts; Movement for an end to stranded...

  • Johnston praises FERC on utility deregulation.  // Coal Age;Sep96, Vol. 101 Issue 9, p21 

    Reports that the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) was praised for its utility deregulation work, by Senator J. Bennett Johnston (D-La.), ranking minority member of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee. Issues discussed by Johnston at a meeting of the National Energy...

  • Washington report. Bretz, Elizabeth A. // Electrical World;Sep94, Vol. 208 Issue 9, p5 

    Highlights matters of regulatory interest in the electric industries in the United States as of September 1994. Maine Public Service Co.'s plans to increase revenue; AES Power Inc.'s request of a non-firm transmission service from Tennessee Valley Authority; Comments on the Exempt wholesale...

  • The short circuit in electric utility shares. Dravo, Ed // FW;6/6/95, Vol. 164 Issue 13, p86 

    Focuses on the economic problems faced by electric industries in the United States. Attractiveness of utility stocks; Impact of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission's Postage Act; Producers' efforts on the repeal of the Public Utility Holding Company Act of 1935.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics