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Consumer energy conservation policies in the U.K.

George Gaskell

Consumer energy conservation policies in the U.K.

by George Gaskell

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Published by International Institute for Environment and Society in Berlin .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • Energy conservation -- Great Britain.,
    • Energy policy -- Great Britain.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby George Gaskell & Richard Pike.
      SeriesPapers from the International Institute for Environment and Society of the Science Center Berlin
      ContributionsPike, Richard.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD9502.G72 G37 1982
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 108 p. ;
      Number of Pages108
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3247687M
      LC Control Number83164204

        • 87% of consumers will have a more positive image of a company that supports social or environmental issues. • Waste reduction policies • Energy conservation policies.   Appliance and plumbing energy and water conservation standards save consumers about $ a year on energy bills, deLaski said. If people are having trouble getting water flowing in their shower, they should check their home’s water pressure and can replace a faulty showerhead for not much money, deLaski said.

      the broader sector – to develop the Australian Energy Effi ciency Policy Handbook. The Handbook sets out cross-cutting policies, such as energy market reform, and targeted policies for specifi c sectors, such as residential buildings and transport. The Handbook is based on expert views and evidence. Renewable energy key facts. Renewable energy is generated from solar, wind, biomass, geothermal, hydropower and ocean resources, solid biomass, biogas and liquid biofuels; Wind and solar photovoltaic energy are the fastest growing sources of electricity in Canada; % of Canada’s energy comes from renewables; Learn more about renewable energy.

      Energy efficiency means adapting technology to meet consumer needs while using less energy. The California Energy Commission adopts energy efficiency standards for appliances and buildings, which reduces air pollution and saves consumers money. Information is available on efficiency standards, programs, compliance, and training. The Energy Policy and Conservation Act (EPCA) of (Public Law ) establishes Corporate Average Fuel Economy (CAFE) standards for on-road vehicles beginning with Model Year (MY) in order to improve the overall fuel efficiency of new motor vehicles. EPCA grants the U.S. Department of Transportation's National Highway Traffic Safety.


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