The Multiple Pathways to Industrial Energy Efficiency: A Systems and Value Chain Approach

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64
Published On: 
2011

<p style="margin: 0px; font-size: 12px; line-height: normal; font-family: 'Lucida Grande';">In most companies, significant opportunities exist to improve energy efficiency, and many of them pay for themselves. However, organizational and financial barriers often prevent companies from capturing these savings.&nbsp; Closing this “efficiency gap” can have a big payoff for companies and society as a whole. To understand these barriers and identify strategies to overcome them, the report examines why and how product manufacturers adopt energy-efficiency improvements in their internal operations and supply chains. This report was sponsored by EDF's Energy Program.</p>

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