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Getting the Biggest Bang for the Buck: Exploring the Rationales and Design Options for Energy Efficiency Financing Programs

Many state policymakers and utility regulators have established aggressive energy efficiency (EE) savings targets which will necessitate investing billions of dollars in existing buildings – and tax payer and utility bill payer funding is a small fraction of the total … Continue reading

21. November 2017 by Ben S
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Our Energy Future: Socioeconomic Implications and Policy Options for Rural America

Rapid changes in energy production and consumption are having major socioeconomic implications for the communities of rural America. Technological developments in horizontal drilling, hydraulic fracturing (fracking) nuclear energy, biofuels, wind and solar energy have significantly increased domestic energy production and … Continue reading

28. October 2016 by Ben S
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Financing Energy Efficiency In South Africa: A Review of Energy Efficiency Markets and Assessment of Financing Options For South Africa-Lessons From Other Markets

The author reviews published research papers, articles, policy documents and case studies on energy efficiency (EE) projects completed in developed and developing EE markets to establish the key factors driving those markets. A broad analysis of existing financing models and … Continue reading

09. October 2016 by Ben S
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