Special issue of Energy Policy
The special issue of Energy Policy (vol. 38, n°7, april 2010) edited by J.M. Glachant and D. Finon (LARSEN) on “Large-scale wind power in electricity markets” is published. Please go to the elsevier
Workshop Gaz presentations available online
The presentations made during the Workshop “Competition and Integration of European Gas Markets” jointly organized by EDF R&D and LARSEN in april 2010 are available online.
Two new working papers
Dominique Finon, “Efficiency of policy choices for the deployment of large scale low carbon technologies : the case of Carbon Capture and Sequestration (CCS)”. Dominique Finon, Guy Meunier, “Option values of low carbon technologies
A new book
LARSEN publish in January 2010 a book entitled “Competition and public policies in electricity markets”, gathering seven recent LARSEN working papers (in english and in French). Free download.
Next academic seminar : V. Rious (Supelec)
1st December 2009 from 10 am to 12 am. Vincent Rious (Supelec) : ” The role of transmission investment in the coordination between generation and transmission”.
Three new working papers
X. He, G. Zachmann, “Catching up the maximum market value of electricity storage”. D. Finon, C. Defeuilley, F. Marty, “Price signals and long-term equilibrium. Re-thinking the organisation of electricity markets” [in French].
Workshop in Sophia Antipolis
Workshop jointly organised with CNRS (GREDEG) and OFCE. November, 6 at Sophia-Antipolis (France). “From decentralized markets to vertical oligopoly. Challenges for competition policies and regulatory agencies”. To be held in French.
Next academic seminar : K. Staropoli (Paris 1)
27 october 2009 from 10 am to 12 am. Karine Staropoli (University Paris 1) : “An experimental study of investment incentives mechanisms in the electricity industry” [in French].
Next academic seminar : B. Peluchon (EDF)
15 September 2009, from 14 pm to 16 pm. B. Peluchon (EDF) : “Investments in peak units in deregulated electricity markets” (in French).
Next academic seminar : F. Roques, G. Zachmann, R. Boroumand
7 July 2009, from 10 am to 12 am. F. Roques (CIRED, CERA): “Technologies and investment choices in electricity markets: the impact of long term contracts”, and G. Zachmann, R. Boroumand (LARSEN):”Risk management and vertical
Two new working papers
R. Boroumand, G. Zachmann, “Retailers’ risk management and vertical arrangements in electricity markets”. C. Hiroux, M. Saguan, “Large-scale wind power in European electricity markets : time for revisiting support schemes and
Two papers written by D. Finon about the Champsaur report
Two papers written by D. Finon, director of GIS LARSEN, about the Champsaur report are now available online (Academic staff / Members / Dominique Finon).
Next academic seminar : C. Le Coq (Stockholm School of Eco.)
4 June 2009, from 15 pm to 17 pm. C. Le Coq (Stockholm School of Economics) : “Pricing and Capacity Provision in Electricity Markets – An Experimental Approach”.
Next academic seminar : D. Finon (LARSEN)
2 April 2009, from 14 pm to 16 pm. D. Finon (LARSEN): ” Photovoltaic, the inadequacy of the feed-in tariff”.
Next academic seminar : D. Perrot, G. Zachmann (LARSEN)
5th March 2009, 10 am-12pm. D. Perrot and G. Zachmann (LARSEN): “The impact of alternative relevant geographical market on the concentration of the French electric market: an empirical analysis”.
Two new working papers
C. Defeuilley et D. Finon, “To smooth the extinction of regulated tariffs”, and D. Finon “Photovoltaic, the inadequacy of feed-in tariff”. Papers in French, abstracts in English.
Presentations from the LT Contrats workshop available online
The presentations from the Long Term Contracts Workshop organised by LARSEN and FSR at Florence in January 2009 are now available online.
Next academic seminar : D. Spector (PSE)
David Spector (CNRS, Ecole d’économie de Paris), 26th January 2009, 10am-12pm : ” Competition policy in the energy sector: Squaring the circle? “
Next academic seminar : S. Thomas (Uni. Greenwich)
Steve Thomas (Uni. Greenwich), 16th december 2008, 10.30am-12pm. “Poor Choices. The limits of competition in the provision of essential services to low-income households”
G. Meunier PhD thesis
G. Meunier (LARSEN) will defend his PhD Thesis “Oligopolistic competition and investment in electricity markets”, 11 december 2008 at CIRED (Nogent sur Marne).
Next academic seminar : M.A. Plagnet (EDF)
25 November 2008, 10.30am-12pm. M.A. Plagnet (EDF R&D) :”Regulation of electricity distribution”.