An examination of key issues in electric utilities restructuring.
It covers: electric utility markets in and out of the USA; the Open
Access Same-time Information System; tagging transactions; trading
energy; hedging tools for managing risks in various markets;
pricing volatility, risk and forecasting; regional transmission
organization; and more. The text contains acronyms, a contract
specifications sample, examples, and nearly 500 bibliographic
citations, tables, and drawings.