Green Energy and Efficiency

An Economic Perspective

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ISBN: 978-3-319-03631-1 (Print) 978-3-319-03632-8 (Online)

Table of contents (16 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xii

  2. Introduction

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-16

      Green Energy, Efficiency and Climate Change: An Economic Perspective

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      Pages 17-59

      EU Policies and Regulation on CO2, Renewables and Energy Efficiency: A Critical Assessment of Recent Experiences

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      Pages 61-90

      Economic Foundations of Energy Investments

  3. Energy Efficiency

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 91-91

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      Pages 93-110

      Policy Instruments to Foster Energy Efficiency

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      Pages 111-132

      Understanding the Link Between Aggregated Industrial Production and the Carbon Price

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      Pages 133-164

      Green Energy Labelling

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      Pages 165-182

      Estimating the Direct Rebound Effect in the Residential Energy Sector: An Application in Spain

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      Pages 183-199

      Budget-Neutral Financing to Unlock Energy Savings Potential: An Analysis of the ESCO Model in Barcelona

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      Pages 201-232

      Policy Inducement Effects in Energy Efficiency Technologies. An Empirical Analysis of the Residential Sector

  4. Renewable Energy

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 233-233

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      Pages 235-268

      The Cost of Renewable Power: A Survey of Recent Estimates

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      Pages 269-289

      Interactions Between Climate Policies in the Power Sector

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      Pages 291-332

      When and How to Support Renewables?—Letting the Data Speak

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      Pages 333-356

      Renewable Energy Promotion: Usual Claims and Empirical Evidence

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      Pages 357-371

      The EU ETS as an Environmental Instrument

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      Pages 373-393

      Renewable Energy and Transmission Networks

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      Pages 395-428

      Measuring Performance of Long-Term Power Generating Portfolios