Power, Anne and Zulauf, Monika (2011) Cutting carbon costs: learning from Germany's energy saving program. Brookings Institution, Washington DC.Full text not available from this repository.
Energy shortages, unpredictable and high energy prices, waste, pollution, and fears of climate change all drive a sense of urgency in the West about reducing its energy dependence on unreliable sources. Europe imports over half its total energy from volatile producers around the globe. While the United States is able to meet somewhat more of its energy demand from domestic sources, its per capita energy consumption level is twice that of Europe’s.
|Item Type:||Monograph (Discussion Paper)|
|Additional Information:||© 2011 The Authors|
|Library of Congress subject classification:||G Geography. Anthropology. Recreation > GE Environmental Sciences|
|Sets:||Departments > Social Policy
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Research centres and groups > Suntory and Toyota International Centres for Economics and Related Disciplines (STICERD)
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