Unformatted text preview: day as demand cranks up, they have to fire up their less efficient peaking generators. For example, it costs the same to post a parcel to an address 10 miles away as it does to one 100 miles away, even though the parcel company has to spend a lot more money delivering the second one. A size 8 dress costs the same as a size 22, even though the 22 contains a lot more fabric and took longer to stitch. http://www.insidefutures.com/article/250272/Japan%20and%20Commodities:%20A %20Game%20Changer?%20Check%20the%20Spreads!%20.html...
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- Spring '11
- Supply And Demand, Real world example, External business environment, efficient peaking generators