It states that at present power procurement by the distribution company (Disco) or CPPA-G is pursuant to Power Acquisition Program under Nepra Interim Power Procurement (Procedures and Standards) Regulations, 2005 and following demand-forecast at Disco level under Distribution Code in integration with supply-demand analysis
and Indicative Generation Capacity Expansion Plan (IGCEP or NTDC Plan) maintained at central level by Power System Planning, NTDC under Grid Code, Section PO-4.
comprehensive supply-demand analysis
of the market in which the subject properties
Behind the simple supply-demand analysis
lie several assumptions, so it is worth considering some of these, along with the associated critiques.
Shell always recognised the cyclical nature of the refining and chemicals businesses, so the current downturn is not unexpected, but is more severe than supply-demand analysis
implied before the 2008 credit crisis.
And this is feeding into current oil prices, changing the ordinary supply-demand analysis
into a fear-and-greed analysis.
My focus will be not so much on the insight, central to Bauer's position, that self-interest ensures that demand curves slope down and that supply curves slope up, thus ensuring the relevance of simple supply-demand analysis
His specialties range from world uranium geology and resources, resource estimation, through ISL technology and supply-demand analysis