This book is a comprehensive, clear, and well-organized description of applied quality regulation in the electricity sector as it is today. It creates an essential bridge linking the theoretical aspects of service quality regulation with country-specific applied mechanisms. As a special feature, the book offers a survey of the most innovative regulatory mechanisms under proposal, in test stages, or in effect in European countries.In making this decision, one should consider that, on the one hand, a scheme that allows companies to gain higher revenues by reducing planned interruptions can induce companies to adopt a more efficient maintenance programme (and in anbsp;...
|Title||:||Service Quality Regulation in Electricity Distribution and Retail|
|Author||:||Elena Fumagalli, Luca Schiavo, Florence Delestre|
|Publisher||:||Springer Science & Business Media - 2007-09-26|