INTERVIEW A PATH TO GROWTH AND WELFARE Energy efficiency improves energy security, lowers energy bills and reduces global warming emissions. The International Energy Agency (IEA) agrees that energy efficiency is the world’s “first fuel” in that it works to save all other fuels. Why more companies are not tapping into the potential is a concern, says Brian Motherway, the agency’s head of energy efficiency. ... Q IEA’s Energy Efficiency Market Report 2016 states, “There is no realistic, or affordable, energy development strategy that is not led by energy efficiency.” Yet 70% of the world’s energy use is not governed by efficiency performance requirements. How concerned should we be about this energy efficienc ...
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