Sponsored by Latham & Watkins LLP On November 3rd, the Guarini Center held an event titled, Reforming New York’s Energy Vision: Implications for Wholesale Electricity Markets at NYU Law. The event addressed the New York Public Service Commission’s “Reforming the Energy Vision (REV)” initiative to reform New York’s electric energy industry and regulatory practices to promote greater […]
Author: Benjamin Mandel The composition of utility revenues under performance-based regulation depends on the approach used to set base revenue allowances and the magnitude of financial performance incentives. For the most policy-responsive regime, regulators should pursue ‘integrated PBR’ by both broadening the set of performance incentives they offer and embracing benchmarking for base revenue allowances. This article, based on an […]
Guarini Center fellow Benjamin Mandel writes about how New York can begin to catalyze the transformation of its electric utilities by putting the right incentives in place. Read the full post on Breaking Energy.
See the ENERGYWIRE article providing extensive coverage on the Guarini Center’s recent panel discussion, “The German Energy Transition: Debating Implications for New York State,” here.
On April 29, the Guarini Center and Ecologic Institute co-hosted a discussion on the German Energiewende (Energy Transition) and potential implications it could hold for energy reforms that are underway in New York State. To help facilitate an informed discussion, the Guarini Center prepared a set of facts and figures comparing the German electricity sector and relevant policy instruments […]
Author: Benjamin Mandel In this Guarini Center policy brief, Energy Law & Policy Fellow Benjamin Mandel examines how the New York State Public Service Commission (PSC) can implement an expanded set of performance incentives for electric utilities to realize its ambitious policy objectives. The brief outlines the steps regulators must address in order to design […]
On April 29th, the Guarini Center on Environmental, Energy and Land Use Law and the Ecologic Institute hosted a discussion about the German Energiewende (Energy Transition). This event provided an opportunity to speak with experts with first-hand insight into the Energiewende and lessons it may hold for policymakers in New York State as they pursue […]
Author: Benjamin Mandel In a Guarini Center policy brief, Energy Law & Policy Fellow Benjamin Mandel presents and evaluates options for performance-based regulation (PBR) approaches that the New York State Public Service Commission (PSC) can adopt in its REV proceeding. Mandel recommends that the PSC adopt “Integrated PBR,” by both broadening the range of policy incentives […]
See a New York Times article reporting that New Jersey has settled a case that was brought against Exxon Mobil Corp. in 2004, which quotes NYU Law Professor and Guarini Center Faculty Director Richard Stewart at length.
See The Wall Street Journal article providing extensive coverage on the Guarini Center’s recent symposium on natural resources, here.
Sponsored by White and Case LLP What is the future of coal and natural gas as fuels for electricity generation in the United States? On March 4, 2015, the Guarini Center hosted a panel to discuss this question. Panelists discussed the potential returns for investments in coal and gas generation; the extent of domestic gas […]