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Building Energy Disclosure: How Energy Reporting for Buildings Can Reduce Costs and Improve Efficiency

BED EN coverBy Gailius J. Draugelis, Anders Hove, & Merisha Enoe

Given the energy consumption and carbon implications of China’s rapidly expanding building floor area, it is critical that the government prioritizes energy efficiency in the sector. Energy reporting and disclosure for buildings is a market tool that can allow China to reduce costs and improve building efficiency at the same time.