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First 45 EWPC Blog Articles

This collection of the links, date/time stamp, and introductory words of the first 45 EWPC Blog articles is available as an alternative source to the EWPC Blog. I believe that every article can be though of as a holographic image from a different perspective of the whole EWPC market architecture and design paradigm shift.

45 Switching Retailers is NOT as Important
Posted At : October 31, 2007 3:02 PM
Dear Fred (Banks), Len, Mike, Fred (Plett), Jim, Steve, and Peter…I am glad that the dialogue is getting more balanced and rich, with the participation of all of you important and intelligent people, on three fronts.

44 Uno Lamm is a Leader Role Model
Posted At : October 29, 2007 2:50 PM

Dear Prof. Banks and readers, This is the quote about Uno Lamm in the article Handling Sweden’s Electric Reform Threats: As my hero Uno Lamm proved, when he introduced High Voltage Direct...

43 Response to Professor Banks
Posted At : October 28, 2007 8:01 PM

Dear Professor Banks and Mr. Gould, As promised, I just published the following articles in energyblogs.com in response to the article and the comments. The Natural Monopoly Transportation Sys...

42 A Little Silicon is Necessary but NOT Sufficient
Posted At : October 28, 2007 7:18 PM

There is more to markets than meter electronics. It is important to understand the need for retailers as the bridge between the retail and wholesale markets. A Little Silicon is Necessary but NOT...

41 A Futures Market under EWPC
Posted At : October 28, 2007 7:03 PM

The elements of a futures market under R1E2 EWPC to lead to an stable and competitive electric markets environment are explained. A Futures Market under EWPC By José Antonio Vanderhorst...

40 Handling Sweden’s Electric Reform Threats
Posted At : October 28, 2007 6:54 PM

Strong leadership is needed to complete the reform process in the Nordid countries to benefit end customers, by introducing a paradigm shift to EWPC, and making them active participants in the elect...

39 The Natural Monopoly Transportation System
Posted At : October 28, 2007 6:05 PM

EWPC provides a new configuration in which the natural monopoly is reduced to the transportation system of the electric market, where the old configuration produces much higher and more volatile pri...

38 The Old Response to Jack Casazza
Posted At : October 27, 2007 2:23 PM

It seems to me that the above comments help understand what has happen to the electricity business. I will use Jack Casazza’s comments and EPRI’s Framework to try to add elements to the di...

37 An Old Letter from Jack Casazza
Posted At : October 27, 2007 2:17 PM

On 12/29/05, Jack Casazza wrote: Dear Jose Antonio, I have been reading the discussions between you, Prof. Banks and others and did not comment previously because I did not have anything to add. I t...

36 The Magic Deregulation Formula
Posted At : October 24, 2007 6:57 AM

Dear Professor Banks, Thank you very much for your challenge (which I found by browsing your article): "I am thinking in particular of the consultant Jose Antonio Vanderhorst-Silverio. He admits...

35 Disruptive Technologies Convergence
Posted At : October 20, 2007 3:43 PM

Now that EWPC has emerged, it is to too little, too late, to try to extend the VIUs paradigm beyond its capabilities to integrate the grid and the enterprise. The availability of at least six disrup...

34 No Need for Regulated Price Caps - II
Posted At : October 20, 2007 1:37 PM

Customers’ price caps are the key to the infrequent rational rationing of service. During a transition to EWPC that ends with every customer defining its own price cap, it is important to unde...

33 No Need for Regulated Price Caps - I
Posted At : October 20, 2007 12:23 PM

Missing in the discussion under the article "Meeting Our Need for Electric Power," up to the 19th of October, 2007, are the huge coordination problems of short run unit commitment and long...

32 Full Retail Choice Emerges
Posted At : October 19, 2007 10:46 AM

As customer value migrates a paradigm shift of full retail choice emerges under EWPC from R&D discoveries that allows retail and wholesale competition without incumbent retailers. Full Retail...

31 The Sense of Urgency for EWPC Restructuring
Posted At : October 15, 2007 9:26 AM

There is a strong sence of urgency for the implementation of EWPC. Professor Alberto Ramírez Orquín writes "Soaring prices together with the perception of a deteriorating service/...

30 Give Engineers What Belongs to Engineers
Posted At : October 13, 2007 5:18 PM

Engineers no longer have any possibility to take back the whole industry for themselves. EWPC is a market architecture and design breakthrough discovery that gives engineers what belongs to engineer...

29 Rethinking Electricity Restructuring as EWPC
Posted At : October 12, 2007 3:11 PM

Strong EWPC market architecture and design recommendations to restructure worldwide electricity markets, superseed those proposed in 2004 by Peter Van Doren and Jerry Taylor of the Cato Institute by...

28 How TXU Can Take the Lead
Posted At : October 11, 2007 2:30 PM

The Texan’s Market is one of the most likely candidates to start the paradigm shift to EWPC, ending demand forever as an externality. It has been shown that the days of the obsolete VIUs parad...

27 Only Two Stable Paradigms
Posted At : October 11, 2007 12:37 PM

There are two stable paradigms: vertically integrated utilities (VIUs) and electricity without price controls (EWPC). Both have a Reliability First, Economic Second (R1E2), as their non-trivial essent...

26 Financing and Developing Wind Projects
Posted At : October 5, 2007 10:38 AM

EWPC is the answer to the difficult question on how to finance and develop wind projects for all stakeholders to win. The underlying problem is found on the successive extensions of the inefficient...

25 Strategy is NOT Enough to Reach the End-State
Posted At : October 3, 2007 8:22 PM

As he is not his opinion, Dr. Stephen Lee can easily separate the objective, or strategic side of leadership, from the subjective, or culture side of leadership, as to what affect human behavior in...
24 Slicing the Last of the Regulated Monopolies
Posted At : October 1, 2007 5:02 PM

The sense of urgency has arrived to introduce competition in the power industry, with a paradigm shift to EWPC. The shift will sliced the last of the regulated monopolies. Enough insights are now avai...

23 Demand Integration Under EWPC
Posted At : September 30, 2007 3:37 PM

Fred C. Schweppe said that “The demand forecast is always wrong!” To mitigate forecasts errors and introduce stability in the power industry, EWPC integrates demand to power...

22 The Sixth Disruptive Technology
Posted At : September 30, 2007 3:06 PM

A set of 6 disruptive technologies can be identified “To do a better job of managing our dwindling energy resources…” AMI and the Smart Grid are the fourth and fifth disruptive te...

21 Synthesis Proposal Agreement of EWPC
Posted At : September 28, 2007 2:41 PM

There are "8 possible End-State, only one of which is the generic market model paradigm: retail competition with active demand and ultraquality transportation. That is the essence." This i...

20 Conspiracy Theory Against Mr. X
Posted At : September 27, 2007 9:14 AM

A conspiracy theory against Mr. X being a Nobel Prize candidate is written to provide an ordered framework to understand the chaotic events that happened or will happen in the Energy Central Network...

19 2nd Disruptive Technology Crossed Chasm
Posted At : September 26, 2007 8:52 PM

Distributed generation joins demand response as disruptive technologies keeps penetrating the power industry. It is shown the need to change from an incremental change to a breakthrough pace, and fr...

18 Engineers Needed for Lower Prices
Posted At : September 25, 2007 8:03 PM

The paradigm shift from the vertically integrated utilities to the electricity without price control paradigm will lead to lower costs, lower profits and lower prices after a reasonable delay. To ac...

17 Take EWPC Lead & Reap Large Benefits
Posted At : September 25, 2007 9:32 AM

The US Congress, the European Commission, the state of Ohio, and the Dominican Republic, are some the most likely candidates to start the paradigm shift to EWPC, ending demand forever as an external...

16 Utility Trends and Real Paradigm Shift
Posted At : September 24, 2007 2:03 PM

A paradigm shift to EWPC is urgently needed to change the status quo and start integrating distributed resources and good ideas into power sectors all over the world. To all writers and readers,...

15 Free Market and Central Planning, Under R1E2
Posted At : September 24, 2007 8:34 AM

This is my synthesis of the EWPC paradigm shift that maximizes social welfare. Although it is a non-trivial subject, it seems that many intelligent and important readers of earlier posts may just un...

14 IMEUC: Unreliable Service and Price Spikes
Posted At : September 23, 2007 5:45 PM

In response to the suggestion by Mr. Jeff Presley about simulations, it is shown that there is not a need to look further, as a simulator already exists, and its information’s confirm the EWPC...

13 So Far Just ONE Objection to EWPC as Winner
Posted At : September 22, 2007 10:07 AM

As tomorrow's deadline approaches, only Mr. Len Gould has provided a dissent to EWPC as the winning market for the first phase of competition. The second phase is the company vs. company competition...

12 Wind Integration: An Emerging Paradigm
Posted At : September 21, 2007 7:59 PM

Republished from Aug. 20th, 2007. There is a need for a change in mental models to integrate wind to power systems operation. Several generative dialogue suggestions are given to apply the f...

11 Extra, Extra… Goliath is Defeated Once Again!
Posted At : September 21, 2007 7:40 PM

Reprinted from Sept. 17th, 2007 for completeness. David has won! The Electricity Without Price Controls (EWPC) Breakthrough paradigm has finally beaten the Vertically Integrated Utilities (VIU) Para...

10 EWPC - Winner 1st Competition Phase
Posted At : September 20, 2007 1:30 PM

After nearly two years of downloads, debates, reflexive dialogues and generative dialogues, EWPC declared itself as the winner of the first phase of competition in EnergyPulse.net. Dear writers and...

09 Solving Smart Grid Cost Recovery
Posted At : September 20, 2007 8:49 AM

To solve the Smart Grid cost recovery dilemma requires a restructuring of the electric industry in such a way that the regulator gets the right signals. A shift from The Anti-System Utility to EWPC so...

08 A Warning to the US Congress and the European Commission
Posted At : September 20, 2007 6:36 AM

US Congress and the European Commission need to digest EWPC very fast. The political distortions in the power industry at the state level in the USA and at the country level in Europe can be strongl...

07 The Anti-System Utility
Posted At : September 19, 2007 4:35 PM

Vertically integrated utilities don't operate as a system because of a monopoly mindset of incumbents investor owned utilities and political interference. To operate as a system a paradigm shift to...

06 Divine Dispensation of Electric Markets is Gone
Posted At : September 19, 2007 9:32 AM

As a result of David killing Goliath, US Congress has the great opportunity to introduce EWPC to the USA. In addition, the state of Ohio has the first opportunity to reap the benefits of retail comp...

05 The BIG California LIE
Posted At : September 18, 2007 1:56 PM

The BIG LIE is that retail competition is impossible in electric markets. The implementation of a competitive retail market was the center of the debate in California. Instead of cooperating t...

04 Great Opportunities Under New Energy Bills
Posted At : September 17, 2007 1:54 PM

In the copyright protected link Extra, Extra… Goliath is Defeated Once Again!, you may find out how vertically integrated utilities will very soon start to be erased from the face of the e...

03 Breakthough
Posted At : September 16, 2007 8:03 PM

EWPC is a breakthrough that is poised to transform the electricity industry. As the state of Ohio is in the process to re-regulate the industry, they should make the transition to the EWPC market...

02 David and Goliath
Posted At : September 15, 2007 6:49 PM

David is EWPC re-regulation and Goliath is the Vertically Integrated Utilities. Both markets architectures and designs are non-trivial paradigms of the power industry. It is argued, that the paradigm...

01 EWPC Superiority in Carbon Emission Reductions
Posted At : September 13, 2007 8:31 PM

A comparison between the power industry vertical integration and electricity without price controls (EWPC) non-trivial paradigms, will show that EWPC should be adopted in the new US Energy Bill, as pa...

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