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Assessment of Policy Instruments for Reducing Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Buildings

Buildings contribute on average to 30% of energy use in society causing similar levels of associated greenhouse gas emissions. There are many proven ways to reduce the energy use in new and existing buildings but experience shows that this will not happen without intervention from policy makers. This study presents the qualitative and quantitative experiences from different kinds of policy tools applied in countries all around the world

Language: English
Publication date: September 2007
Programme: SBCI | SUN
ISBN: 978-963-87714-0-7
Pages: 91