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Power Interruption Costs to Commercial Customers of Electricity in Korea

  • Kim, Dong-Sub ;
  • Kim, Kil-Sin
  • Received : 2013.03.18
  • Accepted : 2014.04.16
  • Published : 2014.09.01

Abstract

This paper presents the result of the estimation of the power interruption costs of Korean commercial customers. Commercial customers are usually located in urban areas and considered very important because a power interruption on them can expand to additional damage to related users. Their power interruption costs were calculated through a survey with the process of data selection. Also, the power interruption cost for each customer's business type was calculated and compared with that of foreign cases.

Keywords

Interruption cost;Customer survey;Commercial customer;Microscopic method;KSIC

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