Research Papers

Public Power

2005 | 2002 | 1997 | 1996 | 1995 | 1933


Kelly, Susan. Restructuring at the Crossroads: The APPA White Paper. 4 March 2005. Presentation, 22 pages.


Bay Area Economics Forum. The Economics of Electric System Municipalization: Infrastructure Acquisition and Its Effect on Consumer Rates. Review of Network Economics. October 2002. Paper, 27 pages.


Fogel, Cathy. Public Power in the Twenty-First Century: Dinosaur, Robot, or Phoenix? 6 March 1997. Presentation.

Museler, William. The Role of Public Power. 6 March 1997. Presentation.


Penn, David (American Public Power Association). The Value of a Public Power Distribution System: Increasing, Not Decreasing. October 1996.

Cullen Hitt, Carrie. Public Power: Regulated Past and Competitive Future. 26 September 1996.

Abrew, Fred. Pilot Programs: Tools of Change. Equitable Resources, Inc. March 1996. Paper, 25 pages.


Wright, Scott. Municipalization and Electricity Deregulation Draft. October 1995.

Ash, Joseph. Municipalization - An IOU Perspective. Draft. Presentation to the Harvard Electricity Policy Group, Special Session, May 23, 1995.

Wright, Scott. A Bibliography of Current Writings on Municipalization Draft. May 1995.

Wright, Scott. Memorandum: Highlights of Municipalization Draft. 9 May 1995.


US Congress. Tennessee Valley Authority Act. 1933.


Capacity Markets

Climate Change


Competitive Market Models and Transitions to Competition

Electric Storage

Demand Response

Demand Side Management/Conservation

Distributed Generation

EPAct and Predictions for the Future

FERC Rulings and Reports

Financial Markets

Financial Transmission Rights

Investment Incentives/Risk Allocation

Lessons from Abroad

Lessons from Other US Industries


Market Liquidity

Market "Manipulation"

Merchant Transmission

Mergers, Market Power and Anti-Trust

National Energy Policy

Natural Gas

Nuclear Power

PEV (Plug-in Electric Vehicles)

Public Power

Regional Transmission Organizations

Regulation, Governance and Judicial Review


Renewable Energy

Research and Development

Resource Adequacy

Retail Pricing

Scarcity Pricing


Smart Grid

Standard Market Design and Demand-Side Activities

State and Regional Activities


Stranded Benefits (Including Public Policy, Environment, DSM, IRP)

Stranded Investments, Assets, Costs (Including the Nuclear Question)

Transmission Cost Allocation

Technology Incentives

Transmission Investment

Transmission Planning

Wholesale and Retail Competition

Miscellaneous (Including Electricity Futures, Economic Principles, Financial Reform)