Upcoming Events

2012 NU Workshop on Challenges for Electricity Markets

May 4, 2012 1:00PM to May 5, 2012 4:30PM
Building Northwestern University
Northwestern University (NU) will host the 2012 NU Workshop on Challenges for Electricity Markets Friday, May 4 through Saturday, May 5 at the James Allen Center, in Evanston, IL.

This workshop seeks to bring together regulators, academics and representatives from industry with an interest in Electricity Markets. The workshop will be organized around some of the challenges that such markets pose.

Specifically, the following questions will be addressed:

  • How should the introduction of renewable sources change the design of electricity markets?
  • What regulation or organization of electricity markets should be adopted in the of face climate change?
  • How should electricity tariffs be structured in the future, given the prospect of enhanced demand response that accompanies a next-generation Smart Grid?

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