Month: August 2013

globalization of the electricity market

Globalization of the Electricity Industry

Globalization is driving change across the energy industry. With the advent of Liquefied Natural Gas and High-Voltage Direct Current, it is easier than ever to transport power for sale in international markets. But globalization is enabling more than just the distribution of raw power and resources, it is also facilitating the centralization of logistics expertise …

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A look at the growing electricity market in Alberta

A Look at the Growing Electricity Market in Alberta

Alberta operates a system of electricity generation and distribution that is unique in Canada. Rather than being owned by the government, the electricity system is owned and operated by a mix of investor-owned and municipally owned companies. Also, the wholesale and retail markets are open to competition, while its transmission and distribution wires businesses are …

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