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Public Utilities Reports

PUR Guide 2012 Fully Updated Version

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Market Power and Market Manipulation in Energy Markets

Market Power and Market Manipulation
Market Power and Market Manipulation in Energy Markets:
From the California Crisis to the Present

Fundamentals of Energy Regulation, 2nd Edition


See a review of Fundamentals of Energy Regulation 2nd Edition as published in the Energy Law Journal here. © Energy Law Journal  

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Principles of Public Utility Rates


Since 1961, Principles of Public Utility Rates has laid the foundation of public utility pricing theories, policies and the economic concepts supporting rate designs. This book continues to be the cornerstone reference for everyone involved in analyzing what constitutes fair and reasonable utility rates.

Copyright © 1988

Energy Risk Management: A Primer for the Utility Industry


Energy Risk Management presents a clear, concise introduction to the basics of risk assessment, from identification to evaluation to management of risk. This book also addresses the needs of managers and boards, giving readers an understanding of the risks energy companies and utilities face, and how to manage those risks.

America's Electric Utilities: Past, Present, and Future -- 8th Edition


The electric industry's most referenced title for more than twenty years… now in its 8th edition.

In this new edition, renowned author and industry analyst, Leonard Hyman, explains the basics and provided valuable insights into the future of the electric market. Get a clear and concise review of industry fundamentals including: accounting, engineering, economics, finance, law, operations, and risk management.

Going Green and Getting Regulation Right: A Primer on Energy Efficiency


Going Green and Getting Regulation Right: A Primer on Energy Efficiency responds to the rising interest in energy efficiency and demand-side management programs by exploring the important lessons that can be learned from earlier mandated conservation efforts and will be a valuable resource for regulators, utilities, intervenors and other policy makers.

The Water Business: Understanding the Water Supply and Wastewater Industry


Complete coverage of the water supply and wastewater industry as a business, this primer explains how the industry operates, how it developed, the political and economic issues that shape its progress, and the regulatory system, as well.

This thorough explanation of the financial structure of the water industry in a form comprehensible to non-accountants will be a benefit to supervisory employees, regulators, buyers investors and academics.

The Privatization of Public Utilities


Complete coverage of privatization: from the special issues in developing countries to investor concerns on Wall Street. In clear, fact-filled text, Leonard Hyman and experts from around the globe explain the theory of privatization and provide the hands-on information needed to take action, make deals, and profit. In addition to case studies, The Privatization of Public Utilities includes five detailed appendices that include extensive research and time-saving reference materials.

Performance-Based Ratemaking


Many states have instituted some form of performance-based ratemaking (PBR) for utilities. In this all-new publication, Dr. Schmidt presents an exhaustive study of PBR, providing you not only with the policy aspects of the subject, but also with the mechanics of designing and implementing this important regulatory tool. Performance-Based Ratemaking provides the roadmap for prospering in the increasingly competitive retail energy markets.