Search for dissertations about: "tariff regulation"

Found 4 swedish dissertations containing the words tariff regulation.

  1. 1. Impact of Economic Regulation on Distributed Generation Integration in Electricity Distribution Grids

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Angela Picciariello; Lennart Söder; Karin Alvehag; Gert Brunekreeft; [2015]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Distributed generation; distribution economic regulation; regulatory impact; distribution tariff design; cost allocation methodologies; cross subsidies; Electrical Engineering; Elektro- och systemteknik;

    Abstract : Energy policies in favor of a larger adoption of renewable energy sources for electricity production purposes and the significant progress of several renewable technologies are among the main drivers behind an increasing integration of distributed generation (DG) in distribution networks.DG affects distribution network planning and operation and, consequently, higher or lower network costs than in a traditional passive network scenario arise. READ MORE

  2. 2. On Incentives affecting Risk and Asset Management of Power Distribution

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Carl Johan Wallnerström; Rajeev Thottappillil; Patrik Hilber; Ulf Sandberg; [2011]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; asset management; correlation studies; incentives; investment planning; maintenance planning; power distribution; reliability analysis; risk management; statistical validation; tariff regulation; vulnerability analysis; weather states; TECHNOLOGY Electrical engineering; electronics and photonics Electric power engineering; TEKNIKVETENSKAP Elektroteknik; elektronik och fotonik Elkraftteknik; MATHEMATICS Applied mathematics Mathematical statistics; MATEMATIK Tillämpad matematik Matematisk statistik; TECHNOLOGY Industrial engineering and economy; TEKNIKVETENSKAP Industriell teknik och ekonomi;

    Abstract : The introduction of performance based tariff regulations along with higher media and political pressure have increased the need for well-performed risk and asset management applied to electric power distribution systems (DS), which is an infrastructure considered as a natural monopoly. Compared to other technical systems, DS have special characteristics which are important to consider. READ MORE

  3. 3. Economic Applications of Product Quality Regulation in WTO Trade Agreements

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Institutet för internationell ekonomi

    Author : Natalie Pienaar; Henrik Horn; Joseph Francois; [2005]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SOCIAL SCIENCES Business and economics Economics; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Ekonomi Nationalekonomi;

    Abstract : This thesis comprises three theoretical essays on the economic applications of product quality regulation in WTO Agreements:Economic Applications of the WTO Consistency Requirement Article 5.5 (consistency) of the SPS Agreement requires countries to avoid arbitrary distinctions in health protection on goods that are associated with the same disease, if such distinctions result in discrimination or a disguised restriction on trade. READ MORE

  4. 4. Evaluating the Swedish mobile communications market: Switching costs and network effects

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Institutet för internationell ekonomi

    Author : Pratompong Srinuan; [2010]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; termination-based price discrimination; network effects; Swedish mobile communications market; competition; Switching costs;

    Abstract : The Swedish mobile communications market has been facing telecommunication liberalization since 1993. The telecom regulator has implemented many regulations in order to ensure that competition in the mobile communication market is intense and consumers have various choices of services with fair prices. READ MORE