Recommendations concerning electric energy policies for Chicago for the 1990s and beyond

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The Task Force , [Chicago, Ill.]
Electric power -- Illinois -- Chicago., Electric power -- Government policy -- Illinois -- Chicago., Electric utilities -- Government ownership -- Illinois -- Chi


Illinois, Chi

Other titlesElectric energy policies for Chicago for the 1990s and beyond.
StatementMayor"s Task Force on Energy.
LC ClassificationsMLCM 94/16504 (H)
The Physical Object
Pagination19 leaves ;
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Open LibraryOL1609504M
LC Control Number91148422

The "invisible world" of electric energy that was emerging at the turn of the century is one we take for granted, but its influence on the growth and quality of city life was, and remains, profound. Using Chicago as a test case, Harold L. Platt investigates the emergence of an urban-based, energy-intensive society over the course of half a Cited by: 6.

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territories are the analytical units, and a typical household’s electric energy burden is estimated for each utility in each year. The results suggest all three policies are associated with increases in electric energy burden over time, which corroborates previous research that examined electricity prices Size: 1MB.

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The author wishes to credit Akos Losz for his extraordinary. Chicago Energy Data Map. In the late s and s, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) passed a series of orders that greatly expanded wholesale electricity markets (e.g., FERC Orders and in ). Accordingly, many of the US grid operating systems were modified to enable the connection to a highly increased number of market participants, increasing.

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Energy Myths and Realities: Bringing Science to the Energy Policy Debate, examines the various predictions that have been made in the past and are still being made about energy use.

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