All pages with keywords: energy efficiency


Energy efficiency regulations benefit, not burden, US consumers

Energy efficiency regulations benefit, not burden, US consumers

a commentary by Arlan Brucal 15 August, 2017

While President Trump’s stance on climate change is somewhat confused, it is no surprise that during his presidency he has pushed back environmental regulations and standards which he suggests place … read more »


Do energy efficiency standards hurt consumers?  Evidence from household appliance sales

Do energy efficiency standards hurt consumers? Evidence from household appliance sales

a working paper by Arlan Brucal, Michael Roberts 23 March, 2017

How do energy efficiency standards affect consumer welfare? To answer this question the authors look at how these standards have affected the price and quality of major appliances – including … read more »


Grantham Workshop | Daire McCoy ‘The effects of home energy efficiency upgrades on social housing tenants: evidence from Ireland’

Grantham Workshop 23 Nov 2016

Daire McCoy, a Research Officer at the Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment at the London School of Economics, will be the speaker for this seminar. Daire will … read more »


A more sustainable energy strategy for India

a policy publication by Montek Singh Ahluwalia, Himanshu Gupta, Nicholas Stern 28 July, 2016

The COP-21 meeting in Paris produced an important result. For the first time all countries developed and developing agreed to take some mitigation action. However even if all countries deliver on what … read more »


Energy efficiency gains from trade in intermediate inputs: firm-level evidence from Indonesia

Energy efficiency gains from trade in intermediate inputs: firm-level evidence from Indonesia

a working paper by Michele Imbruno, Tobias Ketterer 23 June, 2016

This paper investigates whether importing intermediate goods improves firm-level environmental performance in a developing country, using data from the Indonesian manufacturing sector. read more »


RSS | John Hassler ‘Energy saving and technical change’

Research Seminar Serie 2 Dec 2015

Prof. John Hassler, Deputy Director of the Institute for International Economic Studies at Stockholm University, will be the speaker at this event.


Grantham Seminar – Promoting energy efficiency in the housing sector: Economic analysis of Spain’s experience

Seminar 23 Apr 2015

The Grantham Research Institute invites you to attend our upcoming Seminar featuring Ibon Galarraga, Deputy Director and Research Professor at the Basque Centre for Climate Change (BC3). Ibon will be … read more »


The impact of energy prices on energy efficiency: Evidence from the UK refrigerator market

The impact of energy prices on energy efficiency: Evidence from the UK refrigerator market

a working paper by François Cohen, Matthieu Glachant, Magnus Söderberg 17 February, 2015

It is commonly believed that large energy efficiency gaps exist in the energy-using durables markets. We develop a broad analytical framework capturing consumer purchase behavior and suppliers’ pricing and innovation … read more »


Luis Munuera – What Does it Mean to be ‘Energy Efficient’ and is it Enough?

Seminar 27 Oct 2010

Part of the PhD Seminar Series at LSE Speaker: Luis Munuera


Carbon control and competitiveness post 2020: the cement report

Carbon control and competitiveness post 2020: the cement report

a policy publication by Misato Sato 27 February, 2014

Cement industry top management now has little confidence in the EU ETS;  structural reform is needed to help investment in energy efficiency and innovation, and reduce energy costs and carbon … read more »