The tool will be most effective when used to assess policy options and priorities for one market segment at a time, such as residential new construction or existing commercial buildings. Market segments might be selected based on potential energy savings, economic impact, or other factors.
To help policymakers begin to design a policy strategy.
Stage of PD cycle
Scoping, Design, Implementation
Sectors: Buildings, Cross cutting, Renewables
Country / Region: GlobalTags: building types, commercial buildings, corporate reporting, economic impacts, economic impacts of development, efficient construction of buildings, energy, energy savings, impacts on systems and sectors, policy options
Knowledge Object: Publication / Report
Published by: Institute for Building Efficiency
Publishing year: 2012
Author: Katrina Managan, Jennifer Layke, Monica Araya, Clay Nesler