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

Distributed Energy Resources

Electric Storage

Environment - Clean Air

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)

Technology Incentives

Transmission: Cost Allocation, Investment, and Planning

Wholesale and Retail Competition

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