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Extra info for Economic Evaluation of Projects in the Electricity Supply Industry
Guidelines for calculating ﬁnancial and economic rates of return for DFC projects’. World Bank Technical Paper No. 33, 1984 FROHLISH, E. : ‘Manual for small industrial businesses’. UNIDO, Vienna, 1994 LITTLE, I. M. , and MIRRLEES, J. : ‘Risk Management for Independent Power’. Asian Electricity Power Generation Conference, Bangkok, Thailand, 1995 Chapter 3 Time value of money (discounting) Projects in the electricity supply industry live for a long time. As already mentioned, 25–30 years is a normal useful life for a conventional power station.
However, the electricity supply industry attracts a sizeable amount of this capital and an increasing proportion will have to be provided by international private capital. For this to be achieved, much reform (privatisation and restructuring) and regulatory arrangements must take place in developing countries. Three conditions are mandatory . • Governments must be committed and guarantee a ﬁnancially independent electricity supply industry. Electric utilities have to perform in a ﬁnancially and economically viable way.
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