Consumers’ irrational reluctance to invest in energy efficiency has raised the policymakers’ concern, who started to question the suitability of traditional energy programs. To address behavioral failures, a revision of former policies seems to be called for. We discuss the main barriers pertaining to consumers’ behavior and their policy implications, suggesting some principles for intervention by regulatory authorities.
Behavioral barriers and the energy efficiency gap: a survey of the literature / Abrardi, Laura. - In: ECONOMIA E POLITICA INDUSTRIALE. - ISSN 0391-2078. - STAMPA. - 46:1(2019), pp. 25-43.
|Titolo:||Behavioral barriers and the energy efficiency gap: a survey of the literature|
|Data di pubblicazione:||2019|
|Digital Object Identifier (DOI):||http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s40812-018-0107-z|
|Appare nelle tipologie:||1.1 Articolo in rivista|