The Changing Structure of the Electric Power Industry 2000: An Update

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Page 11 - A plant that usually generates electric energy during peak load periods by using water previously pumped into an elevated storage reservoir during off-peak periods, when excess generating capacity is available to do so. When additional generating capacity is needed, the water can be released from the reservoir through a conduit to turbine generators located in a power plant at a lower level.
Page 37 - The wholesale power customers, in turn, provide service to millions of retail consumers in the States of Arizona, California, Colorado, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, North Dakota, South Dakota, Texas, Utah, and Wyoming. The...
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Page 5 - The Securities and Exchange Commission, as administrator of the Public Utility Holding Company Act of 1935, defines a holding company as "a company which directly or indirectly owns, controls or holds 10 percent or more of the outstanding voting securities of a holding company
Page 8 - Electric Utility: A corporation, person, agency, authority, or other legal entity or instrumentality that owns. and/or operates facilities within the United States, its territories, or Puerto Rico for the generation, transmission, distribution, or sale of electric energy primarily for use by the public and files forms listed in the Code of Federal Regulations, Title 18, Part 141.
Page 10 - Capability The maximum load that a generating unit, generating station, or other electrical apparatus can carry under specified conditions for a given period of time without exceeding approved limits of temperature and stress. Capacity The load for which a generating unit, generating station, or other electrical apparatus is rated.
Page 37 - Tennessee Electric Power Co. v. Tennessee Valley Authority (306 US 118) 1939...
Page 28 - Commercial and industrial sales Public street and highway lighting.. Other sales to public authorities Sales to other gas utilities Interdepartmental sales Other sales t . Other Gas Revenues Rent from gas property Interdepartmental rents Customers...
Page 35 - This Act allowed the Federal Government to prohibit electric utilities from burning natural gas or petroleum products. DOE Organization Act of 1977 (Public Law 95-91) In addition to forming the Department of Energy, this Act provided authority for the establishment of the Western Area Power Administration (WAPA)e and transferred power marketing responsibilities and transmission assets previously managed by the Bureau of Reclamation to WAP A.

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