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Consumer energy conservation policies

George Gaskell

Consumer energy conservation policies

a multi-national study

by George Gaskell

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Published by IIUG in Berlin .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementGeorge Gaskell and Bernward Joerges.
SeriesIIUG rep -- 85-1
ContributionsJoerges, Bernward., International Institute for Environment and Society.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14872942M

Consumer Behavior and Energy Conservation A Policy-Oriented Experimental Field Study on the Effectiveness of Behavioral Interventions Promoting Residential Energy Conservation. Authors: Ester, P. Brand: Springer Netherlands. The National Energy Conservation Policy Act is directed towards conservation in both senses. The Energy Policy and Conservation Act of was enacted for the purpose of serving the nation’s energy demands and promoting conservation methods when feasibly obtainable.

Energy conservation is reducing the amount of energy used for different purposes. This may result in an increase of financial capital, environmental value, national and personal security, and human comfort.. Individuals and organizations that consume energy may conserve energy to reduce costs and promote economic, political and environmental sustainability. Based on the Second International Conference on Consumer Behavior and Energy Policy, Consumer Behavior and Energy Policy is the first book to present, on a multinational scale, the latest research.

Consumer Reports created this book to offer relief from the rising energy costs that steadily drain your wallet. It's jammed with easy-to-follow advice straight from Consumer Reports experts in the areas of home improvement, appliances and autos/5(7). The Energy Policy and Conservation Act directs DOE to establish energy conservation standards for most major household appliances and many types of commercial equipment. DOE’s energy conservation program includes testing, labeling, and enacting energy conservation standards, as well as product certification and enforcement.


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