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Implications of an 80% CO₂ emissions reduction target for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in the UK housing refurbishment industry

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The UK’s policy commitment to an 80% reduction in CO₂ levels over 1990 levels by 2050 has framed much recent research and debates between policy-makers and industry about whether and how a transition to a low-carbon future can be achieved. The technical potential for improved energy efficiency and installation of low- and zero-carbon generation technologies in the built environment is, in theory, large enough to achieve the emissions reduction targets in this economic sector but it require...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
SSD
Department:
SOGE
Sub department:
Environmental Change Institute
Oxford college:
Linacre College
Role:
Author

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Division:
SSD
Department:
SOGE
Sub department:
Environmental Change Institute
Role:
Supervisor
Division:
SSD
Department:
SOGE
Sub department:
Environmental Change Institute
Role:
Supervisor
Division:
SSD
Department:
SOGE
Sub department:
Environmental Change Institute
Role:
Supervisor
Publication date:
2011
Type of award:
DPhil
Level of award:
Doctoral
Awarding institution:
Oxford University, UK
Language:
English
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Deposit date:
2012-07-26

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