outline of electric utility regulation by states.

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Clark, Dodge & Co. , New York
Electric engineering -- Law and legislation -- United States -- S


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Other titlesElectric utility regulation by states.
LC ClassificationsKF2125.5.Z95 C5 1965
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Pagination103 p. ;
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Open LibraryOL5935987M
LC Control Number65003198

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Federal regulation became relevant when grids grew larger across state borders, thus generating interstate commerce.

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For nearly one hundred years, the fundamental building block of the electric power sector was the vertically-integrated utility, regulated by the public utility commission in the state(s) in which the utility operated.Innatural gas dominated the US power generation mix, as wind and solar saw a rise in capacity.

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