New Analysis Finds Energy-Efficiency Standards Correct Market Failures, Save Consumers and Businesses MoneyPolicy

Energy Efficiency Performance Standards: The Cornerstone of Consumer-Friendly Energy Policy

” Energy performance standards address many of the most important market barriers and imperfections. They tend to level the playing field, reduce risk and uncertainty by creating a market for energy saving technologies, lower technology costs by stimulating investment in and experience with new technologies, reduce the need for information and the effect of split incentives, all of which help to overcome the inertia of routine and habit.”

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