European electricity systems in transition: a comparative by A. Midttun

By A. Midttun

The electrical energy iteration and provide is present process fast alterations within the Nineties. As calls for for monetary strength proceed to extend, governments all through Europe are considering a reformation of electrical energy coverage for the twenty first century. This publication discusses the present nation of the ecu electrical energy iteration and provide and the choices for development sooner or later. Written via well known experts Read more...

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This constitutes forces towards crossnational harmonisation, or what Di Maggio and Powell (1991) have termed 'institutional isomorphism'. Di Maggio and PoweU (1991) apply this idea to organisations, but in our opinion it may equally well be applied to regulatory regimes. Di Maggio and Powell (1991) point out three mechanisms through which institutional isomorphic change occurs: mimetic, coercive and normative isomorphism. Changes in regulatory regimes may occur as mimetic processes, where changes in relevant reference nations act as a signal to change, perhaps in response to uncertainty.

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