Regulating the development of renewable energy: a model-based analysis of electricity utilities in Europe

Caterina Miriello
The thesis analyses some features of the liberalised electricity markets, from the perspective of its dealing with the development of renewable energy. It does so by following essentially three broad topics. The introduction starts from a short discussion on the debate on renewables currently in place in the EU, focusing on the issue of financing their development through incentives for investors in the sectors. Here I also state the research questions and the motivation behind...