Fortnightly Magazine - July 1 2001

The Bush Plan and Beyond: Toward a More Rational U.S. Energy Policy

Any plan to reduce energy consumption should rest on economics — not ideology.

1 "Annual Energy Outlook 2001 With Projections to 2020," Energy Information Administration, Document No. DOE/EIA-0383(2001), December 2000.

2 Oil Resources Panel and Commentary by W.L. Fisher et al, "An Assessment of the Oil Resource Base of the United States," U.S. Department of Energy, Bartlesville Project Office, Document No. DOE/BC-93/1/SF (October 1992).

3 Henry R. Linden, "Let's Focus on Sustainability, Not Kyoto," The Electricity Journal, Vol. 12, No. 2, March 1999, pp. 56-67.

Frontlines

FERC's California plan needs pressing, to fix blatant gaffes on NO<sub>x</sub>, demand bids, and megawatt laundering.

Frontlines

Taken to the Cleaners

 

 

Perspective

The case against re-regulating the electric industry.


The case against re-regulating the electric industry.

Off Peak

There's no getting around it&#151;price caps aren't for everyone.<b> </b>

Off Peak

July 1, 2001

L.A. Loves a Loophole

 

There's no getting around it—price caps aren't for everyone.

FEDERAL ENERGY REGULATORY COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C.

OFFICE OF THE GENERAL COUNSEL

MAY 25, 2001