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Main Title Treated water demand and the economics of regionalization : Volume 2. Economics of regionalization: the electric power example /
Author Hooks, Donald L.
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Hooks, Donald L.
CORP Author Alabama Univ., University.;Municipal Environmental Research Lab., Cincinnati, OH.
Publisher Municipal Environmental Research Laboratory, Office of Research and Development, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency,
Year Published 1980
Report Number EPA/600/2-80/163; EPA-R-805617
Stock Number PB81-117939
Subjects Water consumption--Economic aspects--United States. ; Water-supply--United States--Accounting. ; Water-supply--Accounting.
Additional Subjects Economic analysis ; Water treatment ; Regional planning ; Consolidation ; Public utilities ; Electricity ; Financing ; Electric power plants ; Transmission lines ; Water supply ; Demand(Economics) ; Regulations ; Government policies ; Competition ; Benefit cost analysis ; Ownership ; Cooperatives ; Drinking water ; Industrial structure
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NTIS  PB81-117939 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. NTIS 01/01/1988
Collation 62 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm.
Abstract
This two volume report examines the present and future demands and costs for residential water in view of the new requirements for water quality standards under the Safe Drinking Water Act of 1974. This volume investigates consolidation in the electric power supply industry as an example of a possible method of offsetting the increased costs of water treatment that will be incurred under the new Federal regulations. The structure of the power industry is examined and the history advantages, and cost benefits of coordination are evaluated. Several alternatives to the present system are considered, including consolidation of existing systems, encouragement of competitive markets, and public ownership of generation and transmission facilities.
Notes
"University of Alabama." "Drinking Water Research Division, Municipal Environmental Research Laboratory." "August 1980." Includes bibliographical references. "Grant no. R805617." Microfiche.
Contents Notes
v. 1. The residential demand for treated water / by Billy P. Helms and J.F. Vallery -- v. 2. Economics of regionalization--the electric power example / by Donald L. Hooks.