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Utilities Policy

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Volume 52, issue C, 2018

Impacts of transmission tariff on price arbitrage operation of energy storage system in Alberta electricity market pp. 1-12 Downloads
Abiola I. Adebayo, Payam Zamani-Dehkordi, Hamidreza Zareipour and Andrew M. Knight
Scaling up small scale wastewater treatment systems in low- and middle-income countries: An analysis of challenges and ways forward through the case of Egypt pp. 13-21 Downloads
Philippe Reymond, Rifaat Abdel Wahaab, Moustafa Samir Moussa and Christoph Lüthi
Economic and financial aspects of the sanitation challenge: A practitioner approach pp. 22-26 Downloads
Edouard Perard
Is privatization of sanitation services good for health? pp. 27-36 Downloads
Carlos Saiani and Paulo Furquim de Azevedo
Kenya's lessons from two decades of experience with independent power producers pp. 37-49 Downloads
Anton Eberhard, Katharine Gratwick and Laban Kariuki
How transparency and accountability matter in regulating the Taiwan Water Supply Corporation pp. 50-58 Downloads
Changyen Lee, Chun-Fa Cheng, Min-Ta Chuang, Wei-Chieh Hsu, Yen-Hung Chen and Kuo-Tai Cheng
Competition, regulation and price controls in the GB retail energy market pp. 59-69 Downloads
Stephen Littlechild
Regional disparity in access to basic public services in Saudi Arabia: A sustainability challenge pp. 70-80 Downloads
Karim Gazzeh and Ismaila Rimi Abubakar
Pricing wastewater to save water: Are theory and practice transferable? pp. 81-87 Downloads
Janice Beecher and Tom Gould
Sharia-Compliant financing for public utility infrastructure pp. 88-94 Downloads
Paolo Pietro Biancone and Maha Radwan
Italian regulatory reform and water utility performance: An impact analysis pp. 95-102 Downloads
Andrea Guerrini, María Molinos-Senante and Giulia Romano
Economies of scale and density in the Italian water industry: A stochastic frontier approach pp. 103-111 Downloads
Andrea Guerrini, Giulia Romano and Chiara Leardini

Volume 51, issue C, 2018

An object-oriented energy benchmark for the evaluation of the office building stock pp. 1-11 Downloads
Xinyi Li, Runming Yao, Qin Li, Yong Ding and Baizhan Li
The long-run price elasticity of residential demand for electricity: Results from a natural experiment pp. 12-17 Downloads
James Feehan
Low-carbon investments from the perspective of electric utilities: The burden of the past pp. 18-32 Downloads
Bianka Shoai-Tehrani, Keigo Akimoto and Fuminori Sano
Positive Train Control (PTC) for railway safety in the United States: Policy developments and critical issues pp. 33-40 Downloads
Zhipeng Zhang, Xiang Liu and Keith Holt
Learning from experience in the water sector to improve access to energy services pp. 41-50 Downloads
Franziska Curran, Simon Smart, Justine Lacey, Chris Greig and Paul Lant
Utility and regulatory decision-making under conditions of uncertainty: Balancing resilience and affordability pp. 51-60 Downloads
Christopher Decker
Policy incentives for flexible district heating in the Baltic countries pp. 61-72 Downloads
Daniel Møller Sneum, Eli Sandberg, Hardi Koduvere, Ole Jess Olsen and Dagnija Blumberga
How to watch the watchmen? The role and measurement of regulatory governance pp. 73-81 Downloads
Rc Marques and Francisco Silva Pinto
The public health benefits of urban sanitation in low and middle income countries pp. 82-88 Downloads
Sandy Cairncross
An assessment of self-help water supply in Akure, Nigeria pp. 89-94 Downloads
Alexander Adeyemi Fakere, Clement Oluwole Folorunso, Felix Kayode Omole, Hezekiah Adedayo Ayoola and Olatunde Arayela

Volume 50, issue C, 2018

Fuel-price reform to achieve climate and energy policy goals in Saudi Arabia: A multiple-scenario analysis pp. 1-12 Downloads
Markus Groissböck and Matthias J. Pickl
Regulatory and ownership determinants of unbundling regime choice for European electricity transmission utilities pp. 13-25 Downloads
Alexis Meletiou, Carlo Cambini and Marcelo Masera
A smarter electricity grid for the Eastern Province of Saudi Arabia: Perceptions and policy implications pp. 26-39 Downloads
Dilek Düştegör, Nahid Sultana, Noor Felemban and Deemah Al Qahtani
Coordination between transmission and distribution system operators in the electricity sector: A conceptual framework pp. 40-48 Downloads
Helena Gerard, Enrique Israel Rivero Puente and Daan Six
Organisational design for improved performance of urban water utilities in developing countries pp. 49-59 Downloads
S.M. Kayaga, W. Kingdom and A. Jalakam
Two smart energy management models for the Spanish electricity system pp. 60-72 Downloads
José M. Cansino, Rocío Román and María J. Colinet
Legal reform and the devolution of the Spanish Port System: An econometric assessment pp. 73-82 Downloads
José I. Castillo-Manzano, Mercedes Castro-Nuño, Fernando González-Laxe and Diego J. Pedregal
The relationship between modern Information and Communications Technologies (ICTs) and development in Africa pp. 83-90 Downloads
Ambe J. Njoh
Estimating the effects of restructuring on the technical and service-quality efficiency of electricity companies in China pp. 91-100 Downloads
Na-Qian Deng, Li-Qiu Liu and Ying-Zhi Deng
Quantifying the capacity value of natural gas efficiency in New England pp. 101-110 Downloads
Nathaniel Gilbraith, Paulina Jaramillo and Inês Lima Azevedo
Self-supply and regulated tariffs: Dynamic equilibria between photovoltaic market evolution and rate structures to ensure network sustainability pp. 111-123 Downloads
Ricardo Prata and Pedro M.S. Carvalho
Measuring the risk-adjusted performance of CO2 emission markets: Evidence from SENDECO2 pp. 124-132 Downloads
José Manuel Feria-Domínguez, David Rodriguez-Carrillero and José Carlos Guerra-Martinez
Identifying barriers to implementation of local transport policy: An analysis of bus policy in Great Britain pp. 133-143 Downloads
Clare McTigue, Jason Monios and Tom Rye
Customer bill impacts of energy efficiency and net-metered photovoltaic system investments pp. 144-152 Downloads
Andrew Satchwell, Peter Cappers and Charles Goldman
Do economic regulatory agencies matter to private-sector involvement in water utilities in developing countries? pp. 153-163 Downloads
Salvador Bertomeu-Sánchez, Daniel Camos and Antonio Estache
Corporate performance of the Seven Brothers of the European energy market: Then there were five pp. 164-174 Downloads
Stephen Thomas
Ownership structure and the technical, cost, and revenue efficiency of Italian airports pp. 175-193 Downloads
Corrado lo Storto
Forward risk premia in long-term transmission rights: The case of electricity price area differentials (EPAD) in the Nordic electricity market pp. 194-206 Downloads
Petr Spodniak and Mikael Collan
Distributed electricity generation from sugarcane for agricultural irrigation: A case study from the midwest region of Brazil pp. 207-210 Downloads
Marli da Silva Garcia, Olivier François Vilpoux and Marney Pascoli Cereda

Volume 49, issue C, 2017

Meso-institutions: The variety of regulatory arrangements in the water sector pp. 6-19 Downloads
Claude Menard
Public innovation: An Australian regulatory case study pp. 20-29 Downloads
Graeme Hodge and Tara McCallum
Data availability as a key tool for regulating government-owned water utilities pp. 30-37 Downloads
Sanford V. Berg and Michelle Phillips
Raising the bar: The role of governance in performance assessments pp. 38-47 Downloads
Francisco Silva Pinto, Pedro Simões and Rc Marques
Design and implementation of regulatory systems for government-owned utilities (GOUs) in Bulgaria pp. 48-60 Downloads
Ivaylo Kastchiev
Regulation inside government: The challenges of regulating a government-owned utility pp. 61-70 Downloads
Alketa Peci, D’Assunção, Márcio Leite, Michelle Moretzsohn Holperin and Celso Florêncio de Souza
Alternative policies for the liberalization of retail electricity markets in Chile pp. 72-92 Downloads
Sebastián Palacios M. and Eduardo Saavedra
Two decades of rail regulatory reform in Brazil (1996–2016) pp. 93-103 Downloads
Patrícia Regina Pinheiro Sampaio and Mariam Tchepurnaya Daychoum
Distributed electricity generation in Brazil: An analysis of policy context, design and impact pp. 104-115 Downloads
Catherine Gucciardi Garcez
State capacity and utilities regulation in Brazil: Exploring bureaucracy pp. 116-126 Downloads
Bruno Queiroz Cunha, Ana Karine Pereira and Alexandre de Ávila Gomide
Has efficiency improved after the decentralization in the water industry in Venezuela? pp. 127-136 Downloads
Angel Higuerey, Lourdes Trujillo and María Manuela González
Public utility companies in liberalized markets – The impact of management models on local and regional sustainability pp. 137-144 Downloads
Santiago Mejía-Dugand, Olof Hjelm and Leo Baas
Measuring and comparing the distribution of decision-making power in regulatory arrangements of the telecommunication sector in Latin America pp. 145-155 Downloads
Camilo Ignacio González
Regulatory change and innovation in Latin America: The case of renewable energy in Brazil pp. 156-164 Downloads
Amanda Bradshaw
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