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Energy Pricing And Demand Management

By Mohan Munasinghe Copyright 1985
    172 Pages
    by Routledge

    176 Pages
    by Routledge

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    This book highlights the critical importance of correct national policies for energy pricing and demand management. It focuses on the less developed countries where the problems faced by energy planners are exacerbated by higher levels of market distortion and shortages of foreign exchange.

    Preface -- Energy Pricing Framework -- Energy Efficiency and Conservation -- Electric Power Tariffs -- Case Study I: Electricity Tariffs in Burma -- Case Study II: Inter-Fuel Substitution for Cooking in Sri Lanka -- Case Study III: Industrial Inter-Fuel Substitution Issues in Thailand -- Model for Optimal Energy Pricing Using Shadow Prices -- Allocation of Capacity and Energy Costs Among Peak and Off-Peak Users