Energy Efficiency Policies

Energy Efficiency Policies

by Victor Anderson
     
 

ISBN-10: 0415086965

ISBN-13: 9780415086967

Pub. Date: 04/19/1993

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Any attempts to control the greenhouse effect will involve reducing carbon dioxide emissions and therefore requires energy efficiency. Victor Anderson analyses ways in which energy can be used more economically and discusses effective policies for promoting this. Specific case studies are used to illustrate previous attempts to introduce policies aimed at reducing

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Overview

Any attempts to control the greenhouse effect will involve reducing carbon dioxide emissions and therefore requires energy efficiency. Victor Anderson analyses ways in which energy can be used more economically and discusses effective policies for promoting this. Specific case studies are used to illustrate previous attempts to introduce policies aimed at reducing consumption of energy and offers a practical and topical guide to tackling the effects of global warming in the future.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415086967
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
04/19/1993
Pages:
112
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.38(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements
Introduction
1The Carbon Crisis1
2The Price of Air9
3Arguments and Trends17
4Twenty Reasons for Energy Inefficiency30
5Policies for Energy Efficiency36
6UK Policies45
7Least Cost Planning54
8Policy Conclusions62
Appendix 1. Global Warming and Cost-Benefit Analysis70
Appendix 2. The New Economics Foundation80
Appendix 3. Bibliography82
Notes83
Index88

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