Utilities Policy

(The TQCC of Utilities Policy is 9. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 250 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2020-02-01 to 2024-02-01.)
A bird's eye view of Ghana's renewable energy sector environment: A Multi-Criteria Decision-Making approach178
Forecasting short-term electricity load using hybrid support vector regression with grey catastrophe and random forest modeling90
The impact of digital technology usage on economic growth in Africa90
Flexibility markets: Q&A with project pioneers77
Sustainable energy policy, socio-economic development, and ecological footprint: The economic significance of natural resources, population growth, and industrial development74
The nexus between information technology and environmental pollution: Application of a new machine learning algorithm to OECD countries63
Geothermal energy in China: Status, challenges, and policy recommendations55
Waste management, quality of life and natural resources utilization matter for renewable electricity generation: The main and moderate role of environmental policy44
Asymmetric impact of green bonds on energy efficiency: Fresh evidence from quantile estimation41
Investigation of acceptance of driverless buses in the city of Trikala and optimization of the service using Conjoint Analysis41
Heterogeneous analysis of energy consumption, financial development, and pollution in Africa: The relevance of regulatory quality39
Sustainable green electricity, technological innovation, and ecological footprint: Does democratic accountability moderate the nexus?38
Water governance models for meeting sustainable development Goals:A structured literature review36
Emergency preparedness after COVID-19: A review of policy statements in the U.S. water sector36
Public utility vehicle service quality and customer satisfaction in the Philippines during the COVID-19 pandemic34
The corruption-emissions nexus: Do information and communication technologies make a difference?33
Effects of income inequality and governance on energy poverty alleviation: Implications for sustainable development policy33
Servant of too many masters: Residential water pricing and the challenge of sustainability33
Which states and cities protect residents from water shutoffs in the COVID-19 pandemic?31
The case for state-level drinking water affordability programs: Conceptual and empirical evidence from California30
Dynamic correlated effects of electricity prices, biomass energy, and technological innovation in Tunisia's energy transition29
An ensemble approach for electricity price forecasting in markets with renewable energy resources29
Public-private partnerships in the water sector: A review29
From business models to value networks and business ecosystems – What does it mean for the economics and governance of the transport system?27
Combining wind and solar energy sources: Potential for hybrid power generation in Brazil27
A multi-agent system approach to exploit demand-side flexibility in an energy community26
The impact of the integration of renewable energy sources in the electricity price formation: is the Merit-Order Effect occurring in Portugal?25
Public versus private water delivery, remunicipalization and water tariffs25
Integrating distributed energy resources in electricity distribution systems: An explorative study of challenges facing DSOs in Sweden25
Data privacy and residential smart meters: Comparative analysis and harmonization potential25
Assessing the impact of COVID-19 and safety parameters on energy project performance with an analytical hierarchy process24
Urban broadband infrastructure and green total-factor energy efficiency in China24
An overview of economic theory and evidence of public-private partnerships in the procurement of (transport) infrastructure23
Policy mix of renewable portfolio standards, feed-in tariffs, and auctions in South Korea: Are three better than one?22
Electricity from renewable energy resources: Sustainable energy transition and emissions for developed economies22
What rights and whose responsibilities in water? Revisiting the purpose and reassessing the value of water services tariffs21
Does public ownership of utilities matter for local government water policies?21
Sustainability reporting and ESG performance in the utilities sector20
Fighting fruitfully? Participation and conflict in the context of electricity grid extension in Germany20
Performance benchmarking using composite indicators to support regulation of the Portuguese wastewater sector20
Optimal pricing and environmental improvement for a hazardous waste disposal supply chain with emission penalties20
Sustainable energy pathways for land transport in Nigeria20
Energy crisis in Bangladesh: Challenges, progress, and prospects for alternative energy resources19
Structural and operational management of Turkish airports: a bootstrap data envelopment analysis of efficiency19
Community Energy in Germany – Bowling Alone in Elite Clubs?19
Promoting the sustainable development of infrastructure projects through responsible innovation: An evolutionary game analysis18
Effects of corruption, technological innovation, globalisation, and renewable energy on carbon emissions in Asian countries18
Evaluating the sustainability of China's power generation industry based on a matter-element extension model18
Transition to greener electricity and resource use impact on environmental quality: Policy based study from OECD countries18
A proposal for a novel urban mobility policy: Personal carbon trade experiment in Lahti city17
Design of regional flexibility markets for electricity: A product classification framework for and application to German pilot projects17
Developing a methodology to recover the cost of wastewater reuse: A proposal based on the polluter pays principle17
The potential of energy flexibility of space heating and cooling in Portugal17
Forecasting electricity consumption of OECD countries: A global machine learning modeling approach17
The challenges of regulating water and sanitation tariffs under a three-level shared-authority federalism model: The case of Brazil17
Impact of COVID-19 on water sector projects and practices17
Mapping renewable energy subsidy policy research published from 1997 to 2018: A scientometric review17
Analysis of household access to drinking water, sanitation, and waste disposal services in urban areas of Nepal16
Evaluation of the impact of the new Renewable Energy Directive 2018/2001 on third-party access to district heating networks to enforce the feed-in of industrial waste heat16
Sustainability disclosure and reporting by municipally owned water utilities16
Service quality, technical efficiency and total factor productivity growth in Pakistan's post-reform electricity distribution companies16
Remittances and energy poverty: Fresh evidence from developing countries16
Governance, scale, scope: A review of six South African electricity generation infrastructure megaprojects15
Full cost recovery of water services and the 3 T's of OECD15
Understanding the socioeconomic and environmental indicators of household water treatment in Nigeria15
Operational concerns and solutions in smart electricity distribution systems15
Effects of digital transformation on electricity sector growth and productivity: A study of thirteen industrialized economies14
Multilevel governance, PV solar energy, and entrepreneurship: the generation of green hydrogen as a fuel of renewable origin14
Regulatory impact of photovoltaic prosumer policies in Brazil based on a financial risk analysis14
Sustainable tariffs for water and wastewater services14
A composite indicator for measuring the environmental performance of water, wastewater, and solid waste utilities14
Estimating stranded coal assets in China's power sector14
Institutional diversity and safe drinking water provision in the United States14
Household attitudes toward wastewater recycling in Saudi Arabia14
Is the human right to water sufficiently protected in Spain? Affordability and governance concerns14
The diffusion of the utility tunnel policy: Evidence from Chinese cities14
The duck curve in a drying pond: The impact of rooftop PV on the Western Australian electricity market transition14
The impact of a subsidized tax deduction on residential solar photovoltaic-battery energy storage systems13
The efficiency of post-reform water utilities in Mexico13
Does human capital complement sustainable development goals? Evidence from leading carbon emitter countries13
Rainwater harvesting for domestic use: A systematic review and outlook from the utility policy and management perspectives13
Biodiversity accountability in water utilities: A case study13
Decentralized wastewater system practices in developing countries: A systematic review13
How environmental policy stringency affects renewable energy investment? Implications for green investment horizons12
Snapshot review of refuse-derived fuels12
Public transport innovation platform boosting Intelligent Transport System value chains12
Between illegal protests and legitimate resistance. Civil disobedience against energy infrastructures12
Determinants of efficiency improvement in the Spanish public lighting sector12
Has the latest global financial crisis changed the way road public-private partnerships are funded? A comparison of Europe and Latin America12
Isomorphic mimicry and the effectiveness of water-sector reforms in Brazil12
Climate change impacts on electricity demand: The case of a Southern European country11
Efficacies of technological progress and renewable energy transition in amplifying national electrification rates: contextual evidence from developing countries11
Temporal aggregation: Time use methodologies applied to residential electricity demand11
The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic and behavioral restrictions on electricity consumption and the daily demand curve in Turkey11
Measuring the rebound effect: A case study of residential photovoltaic systems in San Diego11
Determinants of access to improved water sources: Meeting the MDGs11
Stakeholder engagement by an Italian water utility company: Insight from participant observation of dialogism11
Do ESG factors improve utilities corporate efficiency and reduce the risk perceived by credit lending institutions? An empirical analysis11
A smart meter data-driven distribution utility rate model for networks with prosumers11
The effect of household income on residential wastewater output: Evidence from urban China11
Evaluating the ancillary services market for large-scale renewable energy integration in China's northeastern power grid11
Global energy market dynamics and natural gas development in the Eastern Mediterranean region11
Interactive Time-of-use demand response for industrial electricity customers: A case study11
Three decades of Indian power-sector reform:A critical assessment11
Distributing power: Community energy movements claiming the grid in Berlin and Hamburg11
Antecedents of customer loyalty and performance improvement: Evidence from Pakistan's telecommunications sector11
A system dynamics model to analyze future electricity supply and demand in Iran under alternative pricing policies11
Understanding the governance of urban water services from an institutional logics perspective11
Regulating sanitation services in sub-saharan africa: An overview of the regulation of emptying and transport of faecal sludge in 20 cities and its implementation10
Guidance on the usability-privacy tradeoff for utility customer data aggregation10
Sensitivity analysis of the carbon payback time for a Brazilian photovoltaic power plant10
Demand response, market design and risk: A literature review10
Underpinnings of consumer preferences and participation in Japan's liberalized energy market10
Multi-criteria decision support: A case study of Southeast Europe power systems10
Value of demand flexibility for providing ancillary services: A case for social housing in the Irish DS3 market10
Impact of external costs of unplanned supply interruptions on water company efficiency: Evidence from Chile10
On-street toilets for sanitation access in urban public spaces: A systematic review10
Efficiency and pricing of water supply and sewerage services in Japan10
A conceptual construct on value for infrastructure asset management10
Evaluation of the eco-efficiency of territorial districts with seaport economic activities10
Does digital transformation improve the operational efficiency of Chinese power enterprises?10
Accuracy of wind energy forecasts in Great Britain and prospects for improvement10
The role of sustainable energy utility, natural resource utilization and waste management in reducing energy poverty: Evidence from South Asian countries10
Sustainability reporting and public value: Evidence from port authorities10
Designing circular economy-compliant municipal solid waste management charging schemes9
Improvement of customer baselines for the evaluation of demand response through the use of physically-based load models9
Practical necessity and legal options for introducing energy regulatory sandboxes in Austria9
Modified teaching-learning-based optimization by orthogonal learning for optimal design of an electric vehicle charging station9
Characterizing flexibility in power markets and systems9
What will drive household adoption of smart energy? Insights from a consumer acceptance study in Germany9
Estimating the cost of equity for the regulated energy and infrastructure sectors in India9
Elasticity estimation and forecasting: An analysis of residential electricity demand in Brazil9
Market design options for electricity markets with high variable renewable generation9
A new way for comparing solutions to non-technical electricity losses in South America9
Efficiency benchmarking and remuneration of Spanish electricity distribution companies9
Optimal policies for electromobility: Joint assessment of transport and electricity distribution costs in Norway9
Fair allocation of wastewater discharge permits based on satisfaction criteria using data envelopment analysis9
The influence of governance on the implementation of Public-Private Partnerships in the United Kingdom and China: A systematic comparison9
Sustainability policies to reduce pollution in energy supply and waste sectors in the V4 countries9
Water systems in California: Ownership, geography, and affordability9
A critical review of Korea's long-term contract for renewable energy auctions: The relationship between the import price of liquefied natural gas and system marginal price9
District heating network ownership and prices: The case of an unregulated natural monopoly9