Independent regulatory authorities in European electricity market

Ole Jess Olsen, Anders Larsen, Eva Moll Sørensen, Lene Holm Pedersen

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    Abstract

    Liberalisation of the electricity market has taken place in most European countries within the last decade. It is considered a precondition of successful liberalisation to establish so-called independent regulatory authorities. In this article, we compare the status and practice of them in 16 European countries, and discuss the relationship between the organisation of the regulation and the market outcome.
    Original languageEnglish
    JournalEnergy Policy
    Volume34
    Issue number17
    Pages (from-to)2858-2870
    Number of pages13
    ISSN0301-4215
    Publication statusPublished - 2006

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