Working together to ensure reliable, affordable and clean energy

Boosting the economy with energy efficiency financing

Boosting the economy with energy efficiency financing
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Edition: 2009
4 pages


From the New Deal to responses to blackouts, history teaches us that crisis times can result in salutary reforms. Recent international economic developments — namely the international financial and economic crisis, combined with the volatility of energy prices — threaten to jeopardise our economic well being and our ability to address other goals like climate change mitigation.