Utility Cost of Capital Presentation

(PDF IconPDF Version)

Click the arrows on the presentation to move from slide to slide or click the PDF version.

This regulated (cost of service) utility cost of capital presentation is intended to be of use for:

Utility regulation Commission / Board panel members

Commission / Board staff members

Utility staff involved in regulated utility cost of capital matters

Customer representatives in utility rate cases

Question or comments can be sent to shawn@investorsfriend.com

Shawn Allen developed this presentation over a period of many years working in the field of regulated utility cost of capital.

The material in this presentation may be shared in any forum, with appropriate attribution to the source.

Topics include:

Definition of “capital” for regulated utilities and legal requirements for a fair return

How to determine the fair return on debt for regulated utilities

How to set the equity ratio for regulated utilities

How to set the fair return on equity for regulated cutilities

And additional topics