One of the major issues for the next Sydney Water price determination is whetherthere is a continuing water scarcity issue and if so, whether this is best addressed byrestrictions or whether a scarcity pricing mechanism may deliver the same result
This working paper presents the results of a statistical analysis to estimate the key determinants of residential water demand from data collected as part of the 2003 household survey.
This Final Methodology Paper sets out our decisions on how the energy adjustment and efficiency carryover mechanisms will apply to SDP’s prices from 1 July 2022.
The Paper sets out a methodology to adjust Sydney Desalination Plant prices from 1 July 2017 to take account of efficiency gains and surplus energy gains and losses. The Paper follows submissions received on an earlier Discussion Paper
The Independent Pricing and Regulatory Tribunal (IPART) is conducting a major review of public transport fares in Sydney and surrounding areas. This Methodology Paper focuses on how we are proposing to determine fares.
This paper shows how the incentive to delay cost savings in a standard CPI-X pricing regime can be overcome by a carryover mechanism or by sharing the gains from such savings at the end of each year within a determination period.