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This section contains scientific articles, reports and other documents related to energy poverty.

Sammer, K. and Wüstenhagen, R.

Eco-labelling is an important tool to overcome market failure due to information asymmetries for environmental products. While previous research has discussed the importance of labelling, this paper provides empirical data on the influence of eco-labels on consumer behaviour for household...Read more

Almeida, A., Fonseca, P., Schlomann, B. and Feilberg, N.

Although significant improvements in energy efficiency have been achieved in home appliances and lighting, the electricity consumption in the European Union household has increased by 2% per year during the past 10 years. Some reasons are associated with an increased degree of basic comfort and...Read more