Tag Archives: M. Pollitt

Presentation “How to Support Innovation in Network Industries: The Role of Regulators and Competition and the Case of Electricity” by M. Pollitt

Michael Pollitt gave a presentation “How to Support Innovation in Network Industries: The Role of Regulators and Competition and the Case of Electricity” at 5th SEEK Conference in Mannheim, Germany on 9 October 2015 | PDF Read more

Presentation “In Search of ‘Good’ Energy Policy: The Social Limits to Technological Solutions to Energy & Climate Problems” by M. Pollitt

Michael Pollitt gave an inaugural lecture “In Search of ‘Good’ Energy Policy: The Social Limits to Technological Solutions to Energy & Climate Problems” at Cambridge Judge Business School, on 7 October 2015 | PDF Read more

Book “The Future of Electricity Demand: Customers, Citizens and Loads” by M. Pollitt and T. Jamasb

What will electricity and heat demand look like in a low-carbon world? Ambitious environmental targets will modify the shape of the electricity sector in the twenty-first century. ‘Smart’ technologies and demand-side management will be some of the key features of the future of electricity systems in a low-carbon world. Meanwhile, the social and behavioural dimensions… Read more

Book “Delivering a Low-Carbon Electricity System: Technologies, Economics and Policy” M. Grubb, T. Jamasb, M. Pollitt

Meeting targets aimed at tackling the climate change challenge requires moving towards a low-carbon economy. These targets can only be met with major reductions in carbon emissions from the electricity sector. Written by a team of leading academics and industry experts, Delivering a Low Carbon Electricity System analyses the social, technological, economic and political issues… Read more

Book “Future Electricity Technologies and Systems”, by T. Jamasb, W. Nuttall, M. Pollitt

Where will our electricity come from in the future, and how will we use it? The UK is aiming for a 60% reduction of 1990 carbon dioxide emission levels by 2050, yet the electricity industry and patterns of electricity use must change radically if this is to be achieved. This authoritative overview analyses a range of… Read more

Presentation “Energy Prices: Is a Price Freeze a Sensible Way to Restore Trust in the Market?” by Michael Pollitt

Michael Pollitt presented “Energy Prices: Is a Price Freeze a Sensible Way to Restore Trust in the Market?” at Cambridge Judge Business School’s Business Briefing Meeting hosted by BNY Mellon, 29 January 2015, London | PDF Read more

Prof. Michael Pollitt – “Energy Prices: Is a Price Freeze a Sensible Way to Restore Trust in the Market?”, 18:30-20:30, 29 January, London

Professor Michael Pollitt, EPRG, Cambridge Judge Business School Join Michael Pollitt, Professor of Business Economics at Cambridge Judge Business School & Assistant Director of EPRG, as he discusses the state of the energy market and how it has evolved over the last few years. Taking into account competitive market theory, Michael will consider the relationship… Read more

Background to work on Assessing Efficiency for the 2005 Distribution Price Control Review

David Newbery, Michael Pollitt, Tooraj Jamasb (contributors) Background to work on Assessing Efficiency for the 2005 Distribution Price Control Review Scoping Study/Consultation Document, Prepared for Ofgem Published September 2003 | Available at ofgem.gov.uk Read more

Discussion of “Distribution Access Pricing: Application of the OFTEL Rule to a Yardstick Competition Scheme”

Tooraj Jamasb, Michael Pollitt Discussion of “Distribution Access Pricing: Application of the OFTEL Rule to a Yardstick Competition Scheme” IEEE Transaction Power Systems, Volume 19, No. 4, 2113-2114 Published November 2004 Read more

Electricity sector reform in developing countries: a survey of empirical evidence on determinants and performance

Tooraj Jamasb, R Mota, David Newbery, Michael Pollitt Electricity sector reform in developing countries: a survey of empirical evidence on determinants and performance World Bank Policy Research Working Paper 3549 Published 1 March 2005 | Available at wds.worldbank.org Read more

Long Term Framework for Electricity Distribution Access Charges

Tooraj Jamasb, Karsten Neuhoff, David Newbery, Michael Pollitt Long Term Framework for Electricity Distribution Access Charges  Report for the Office of Gas and Electricity Markets (Ofgem) Published 16 March 2005 | Available at ofgem.gov.uk Read more

Core indicators for determinants and performance of the electricity sector in developing countries

Tooraj Jamasb, David Newbery, Michael Pollitt Core indicators for determinants and performance of the electricity sector in developing countries World Bank Policy Research working paper series WPS3599 Published 1 May 2005 | Available at wds.worldbank.org Read more

Policy assessment and good practices

Richard Green, Arturo Lorenzoni, Yannick Perez, Michael Pollitt Policy assessment and good practices Presented at the Conference – Implementing the Internal Market of Electricity: Proposals and Time Tables, Brussels Presented 9 September 2005 | Available at sessa.eu.com Read more

Benchmarking and incentive regulation of quality of service: an application to the UK electricity distribution networks

D Giannakis, Tooraj Jamasb, Michael Pollitt Benchmarking and incentive regulation of quality of service: an application to the UK electricity distribution networks Energy Policy 33 (17) 2005, 2256-2271. Available at ScienceDirect Read more

Technologies for a Low Carbon Electricity System: An Assessment of the UK’s Technological Issues and Options

Tooraj Jamasb, William Nuttall, Michael Pollitt, A Maratou Technologies for a Low Carbon Electricity System: An Assessment of the UK’s Technological Issues and Options Chapter of – Delivering a Low Carbon Electricity System: Technologies, Economics and Policy Published 2008 Read more

Reference models and incentive regulation of electricity distribution networks: An evaluation of Sweden’s Network Performance Assessment Model (NPAM)

Tooraj Jamasb, Michael Pollitt Reference models and incentive regulation of electricity distribution networks: An evaluation of Sweden’s Network Performance Assessment Model (NPAM) Energy Policy 36 (5) 2008, 1788-1801. Available at ScienceDirect Read more

International Benchmarking and Regulation of European Gas Transmission Utilities

Tooraj Jamasb, David Newbery, Michael Pollitt, Thomas Triebs International Benchmarking and Regulation of European Gas Transmission Utilities Prepared for The Council of European Energy Regulators (CEER) – Task Force on Benchmarking of Transmission Tariffsu Published 31 July 2008 | Available at energy-regulators.eu Read more