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Insurance or risk in energy investments - the case of Sweden

Conference paper
Authors Per-Anders Bergendahl
Lars Brigelius
Peter Rosén
Published in Swedish and Soviet Energy Problems: Proceedings from a Conference in Moscow: (ed Kurt Wickman), June 26-28, 1986
Volume SB: 7
Pages 43
ISBN 91-540-9274-4
ISSN 0283-4928
Publication year 1986
Published at Department of Business Administration
Department of Economics
Pages 43
Language en
Keywords Incurance, risk, investments, energy system, case study
Subject categories Business Administration

Abstract

In this report we put the whole enery system into our perspective and derive strategies with regard to five different energy price scenarios. A fundamental investment strategy is that which is consistent with the minimum expected cost (called Strategy A). Using strategy A as a point of reference, it is illustrated how, to which extent and at what costs insurance undertaking can form an energy system less vulnerable (risk-exposed) to the development of energy prices. A specific formation of the system at lower levels (i.e. within communities, companies and households) which - in the aggregate - corresponds to any of the investment strategies B-F, will imply a less volnerable, or risk-exposed energy system. The administration may lay down the guiding principles for such a formation through an appropriate balancing of various policy measure (taxation, legislation, subsidies, to investments and R&D etc.) and through its information and forecasting activities.

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