Università della Svizzera italiana

Efficiency and regulation of the Slovenian electricity distribution companies

Filippini, Massimo ; Hrovatin, Nevenka ; Zorič, Jelena

In: Energy Policy, 2004, vol. 32, no. 3, p. 335-344

The Slovenian Energy Law, adopted in 1999, has opened the internal market to competition up to 64% of the final consumption. The opening of the internal market to foreign competition is envisaged for 2003. With regard to the methodology of price regulation, the Energy Law introduces the “price-cap” regulation, which aims to give firms incentive for cost reduction. To provide information for...