Report: Efficiency Is a More Important Economic Driver Than Energy Supply : Greentech Media

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A new analysis concludes that economic productivity is more closely tied to energy efficiency than energy production.

Duane Tilden‘s insight:

The chart shows that energy efficiency met nearly three quarters of the demand for services, while energy supply met only one quarter.


"One immediate conclusion from this assessment is that the productivity of our economy may be more directly tied to greater levels of energy efficiency rather than a continued mining and drilling for new energy resources," wrote Laitner.

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