TITLE

Questionmark hangs over likely effectiveness of CRC

AUTHOR(S)
Mayer, Armin
PUB. DATE
January 2011
SOURCE
Heating & Ventilating Review;Jan2011, Vol. 50 Issue 3, p21
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the decision of the British government to transform its Carbon Reduction Commitment Energy Efficiency Scheme (CRC) from a recycled payments scheme to a carbon tax. This decision reportedly led to uncertainty and confusion in the business sector, casting doubts about the scheme's viability. The CRC was introduced in April 2010 to enhance the energy efficiency of large public and private sector organisations in Great Britain that are responsible for almost 10 percent of carbon dioxide emissions in the country.
ACCESSION #
58497610

 

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