Financing a National Transmission Grid: What Are the Issues?

Posted on October 11th, 2015 by tagadmin

Gilbert E. Metcalf, October 2010 The United States requires a substantial investment in transmission capacity over the next several decades. […]

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Fat Tails, Thin Tails, and Climate Change Policy

Posted on October 11th, 2015 by tagadmin

Robert S. Pindyck, September 2010 Climate policy is complicated by the considerable compounded uncertainties over the costs and benefits of […]

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Electricity Network Tariff Architectures: A Comparison of Four OECD Countries

Posted on October 11th, 2015 by tagadmin

Vivek Sakhrani and John E. Parsons, July 2010 The study is motivated by the question “what is the optimal tariff […]

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Taxation and the Extraction of Exhaustible Resources: Evidence From California Oil Production

Posted on October 11th, 2015 by tagadmin

Nirupama S. Rao, April 2010 Rapid increases in oil prices in 2008 led some to call for special taxes on […]

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Uncertainty and Energy Saving Investments

Posted on October 11th, 2015 by tagadmin

Matti Liski and Pauli Murto, March 2010 Energy costs are notoriously uncertain but what is the effect of this on […]

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Speculation without Oil Stockpiling as a Signature: A Dynamic Perspective

Posted on October 11th, 2015 by tagadmin

Axel Pierru and Denis Babusiaux, April 2010 According to the standard analysis of commodity prices, stockpiling is a necessary signature […]

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Modeling the Impact of Warming in Climate Change Economics

Posted on October 11th, 2015 by tagadmin

Robert S. Pindyck, January 2010 Any economic analysis of climate change policy requires some model that describes the impact of […]

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Capacity Factor Risk At Nuclear Power Plants

Posted on November 2nd, 2010 by tagadmin

Yangbo Du and John E. Parsons, November 2010 We develop a model of the dynamic structure of capacity factor risk. […]

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Gas Balancing Rules Must Take into account the Trade-off between Offering Pipeline Transport and Pipeline Flexibility in Liberalized Gas Markets

Posted on September 2nd, 2010 by tagadmin

Nico Keyaerts, Michelle Hallack, Jean-Michel Glachant and William D’haeseleer, September 2010 This paper analyses the value and cost of line-pack […]

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Modelling the Effects of Nuclear Fuel Reservoir Operation in a Competitive Electricity Market

Posted on July 2nd, 2010 by tagadmin

Maria Lykidi, Jean-Michel Glachant and Pascal Gourdel, July 2010 In many countries, the electricity systems are quitting the vertically integrated […]

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Risk and Responsibility Sharing in Nuclear Spent Fuel Management

Posted on June 2nd, 2010 by tagadmin

Guillaume De Roo, June 2010 With the Nuclear Waste Policy Act of 1982, the responsibility of American utilities in the […]

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Why and How the European Union Can Get a (Near To) Carbon-Free Energy System in 2050?

Posted on March 2nd, 2010 by tagadmin

Christopher Jones and Jean-Michel Glachant, March 2010 Reducing the European Union GHG emissions by at least 80% by 2050 will […]

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