Lessons from the History of Independent System Operators in the Energy Sector, with applications to the Water Sector

M. J. Pollitt
This paper examines the lessons from independent transmission system operators in energy in the context of the potential introduction of an independent system operator in the water sector. A key lesson from the energy sector is that there is a basic choice between having an independent system operator (ISO) and an independent transmission system operator (ITSO) covering two or more existing company areas. ISOs do not own any wires or pipes, ITSOs do own wires...
This data repository is not currently reporting usage information. For information on how your repository can submit usage information, please see our documentation.