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From natural gas to electric appliances: Energy use and emissions implications in Australian homes

Hammerle, Mara; Burke, Paul


Does variation in household vulnerability influence the effects of switching to new energy-efficient electrical appliances in the home? Using the Australian Capital Territory (ACT) Energy Efficiency Improvement Scheme (EEIS) as a case study, this paper examines impacts on energy consumption and greenhouse gas emissions from replacing natural gas heaters and hot water systems with more energy-efficient electric alternatives. To do so we use quarterly billing data over 2015–2020 for a sample of...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2022-06
Type: Journal article
Source: Energy Economics
DOI: 10.1016/j.eneco.2022.106050
Access Rights: Open access

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