The economics of energy efficiency

Grant Allan, Michelle Gilmartin, Peter McGregor, Kim Swales, Karen Turner, J. Evans (Editor), L. C. Hunt (Editor)

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Abstract

As an essential component for economic growth, energy has a significant impact on the global economy. The need to meet growing energy demand has prompted cutting-edge innovation in clean technology in an attempt to realise environmental and cost objectives, whilst ensuring the security of energy supply. This Handbook offers a comprehensive review of the economics of energy, including contributions from a distinguished array of international specialists. It provides a thorough discussion of the major research issues in this topical field of economics.
LanguageEnglish
Title of host publicationInternational Handbook on the Economics of Energy
EditorsJoanne Evans, Lester C. Hunt
Number of pages42
Publication statusPublished - 2009

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Keywords

  • economics
  • energy efficiency
  • environment

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Allan, G., Gilmartin, M., McGregor, P., Swales, K., Turner, K., Evans, J. (Ed.), & Hunt, L. C. (Ed.) (2009). The economics of energy efficiency. In J. Evans, & L. C. Hunt (Eds.), International Handbook on the Economics of Energy
Allan, Grant ; Gilmartin, Michelle ; McGregor, Peter ; Swales, Kim ; Turner, Karen ; Evans, J. (Editor) ; Hunt, L. C. (Editor). / The economics of energy efficiency. International Handbook on the Economics of Energy. editor / Joanne Evans ; Lester C. Hunt. 2009.
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Allan G, Gilmartin M, McGregor P, Swales K, Turner K, Evans J, (ed.) et al. The economics of energy efficiency. In Evans J, Hunt LC, editors, International Handbook on the Economics of Energy. 2009