TITLE

Electricity Production

AUTHOR(S)
VAN DOREN, PETER
PUB. DATE
March 2013
SOURCE
Regulation;Spring2013, Vol. 36 Issue 1, p76
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reviews of the articles "Resource Adequacy and the Impacts of Capacity Subsidies in Competitive Electricity Markets," by R. J. Briggs and Andrew Kleit, "The Prospects for Cost-Competitive Solar PV Power," by Stefan Reichelstein and Michael Yorston, and "The Private and Public Economics of Renewable Electricity Generation," by Severin Borenstein, are presented.
ACCESSION #
90571196

 

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