Energy

Effect of Electric Vehicles on Design, Operation and Cost of a 100% Renewable Power System

This report outlines the effect that electric vehicles could have on the cost of transport …

Electric Utility Regulation Under Enhanced Renewable Energy Integration and Distributed Generation

The economic environment for electric utilities is changing in the United States given increased penetration …

Market demand for Energy Star certified products become more elastic

Revisiting the Energy Paradox: Do Quantity and Price of Energy Efficient Appliances Respond to Changes in Energy Prices and Interest Rates?

The WEER Student Blog Series features student reviews of presentations from UHERO’s Workshop on Energy and Environmental Policy …

Historical Decomposition of World Crude Oil Price Changes

Can Cheap Oil Hurt Net Importers? Evidence from the Philippine Economy

The WEER Student Blog Series features student reviews of presentations from UHERO’s Workshop on Energy …

Estimating the Opportunity for Load-Shifting in Hawaii: An Analysis of Proposed Residential Time-of-Use Rates

Hawaii’s largest electric utility, Hawaiian Electric Company (HECO) and its subsidiaries recently proposed a Time …

Electric Vehicle Greenhouse Gas Emission Assessment for Hawaii

This study estimates greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions of electric vehicles (EVs) compared to that of …

FRED rates

What a Difference a Rate Makes

By Michael Roberts UHERO’s Energy Planning and Policy Group has been writing about how variable …

The Economic Value of Groundwater in Obama

Worldwide, freshwater is important not only for direct consumption but also for its role in …

A Review of the Current State of Research on the Water, Energy, and Food Nexus

The idea of the water-energy-food nexus was launched in earnest since at least the Bonn2011 …