Energy Efficiency in Buildings: Critical Barriers and Congressional Policy

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This report focuses on electricity efficiency in buildings. It also discusses improved energy efficiency in transportation (to and from buildings), reducing direct use of fossil fuels in buildings, and reducing energy use or carbon emissions associated with building materials and construction (e.g., steel and concrete).

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Location(s): United States
Creation Date: June 24, 2009
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Creator (Author):
Parfomak, Paul W.

Specialist in Energy and Infrastructure Policy

Creator (Author):
Sissine, Fred

Specialist in Energy Policy

Creator (Author):
Fischer, Eric A.

Senior Specialist in Science and Technology

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Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
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  • Creation: June 24, 2009
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United States
Description:

This report focuses on electricity efficiency in buildings. It also discusses improved energy efficiency in transportation (to and from buildings), reducing direct use of fossil fuels in buildings, and reducing energy use or carbon emissions associated with building materials and construction (e.g., steel and concrete).

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25 pages.

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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
Congressional Research Service Reports
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Resource Type: Report
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