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Title: Enabling Energy Efficiency in South Africa's Commercial Buildings

South Africa is leading a number of efforts to support a thriving economy while also reducing energy use. Increasing energy demand coupled with a highly energy intensive economy and energy inefficient industries provide the backdrop for strong government action underway in South Africa. This brochure details how the Clean Energy Solutions Center supported development of the Regulations on Allowance for the Energy Efficiency Savings legislation designed to provide a framework for effective energy efficiency regulation, incentives and energy reduction targets for South Africa's commercial buildings sector.
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Research Org:
National Renewable Energy Lab. (NREL), Golden, CO (United States)
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USDOE Clean Energy Solutions Center (CESC); International Affairs
Country of Publication:
United States
29 ENERGY PLANNING, POLICY, AND ECONOMY; 54 ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES; South Africa; Clean Energy Solutions Center; building codes; energy efficiency; renewable energy; commercial buildings; regulations; legislation; energy reduction; industry; Africa