NATURAL GAS: FERC ORDER 637
Federal Energy regulatory Commission (FERC) removed price cap on short-term capacity
releases until September 2002, determines to allow peak/off peak and term-differentiated
rates and adopts some other regulatory revisions...
From mid 1998 through 1999, a record 925 megawatts of wind-generation capacity were
installed in the U.S., according to the American Wind Energy Association (AWEA), Washington,
D.C. The gains boost worldwide generating capacity to 13,400 megawatts...
ABC's of ELECTRIC DEREGULATION
Aggregation: Creating large groups of customers to negotiate better rates. Bundling: To
consolidate generation, transmission, distribution and other services under one entity.