Title

Electricity Demand Studies Revisited: Problems of Using Aggregate Data

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

9-1-1992

Department

Political Science, International Development, and International Affairs

Abstract

Use of annual data instead of monthly data distorts the regression results. The problem arises from the existence of seasonal variation in electricity consumption, rate schedules, and fuel adjustment rates.

Publication Title

Resources and Energy

Volume

14

Issue

3

First Page

311

Last Page

314