National Case Studies

  • Sanya CarleyEmail author
  • Sara Lawrence


National EBED initiatives are much larger in scale in terms of funding and intended reach than the subnational efforts described in the previous chapter. Many of these top-down strategies are driven by economic motivations such as the reduction of energy costs for a country; improved energy access; or enhanced growth in a low-emissions, efficient, and advanced energy sector. Most of these programs are driven by national governments in contrast to some of the entrepreneurial-driven programs at the subnational level. This chapter presents cases from Singapore, China, Ethiopia, Laos, Morocco, and South Africa.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.School of Public and Environmental AffairsIndiana UniversityBloomingtonUSA
  2. 2.RTI InternationalResearch Triangle ParkUSA

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