Saving Money and Reducing the Risk of Climate Change Through Greater Energy Efficiency

Research Report E911

Authors

Howard Geller

Description:

This paper shows how cost-effective efficiency measures can reduce carbon dioxide emissions at a negative net cost. Examples include more efficient automobiles, refrigerators, appliance standards, utility programs, and national policy initiatives. It is a chapter from the book, Global Climate Change: The Economic Costs of Mitigation and Adaptation.