Davis Lucas and Metcalf Gilbert
Rubrique:Usages de l’énergie
Titre Ouvrage:Does better information lead to better choices? Evidence from energy-efficiency labels.
Édition:University of California, Berkeley, October
Pages:52 (E2e Project Working Paper Series n° 015)
The information about energy efficiency is often too coarse to allow consumers to make efficient decisions ; an important exemple is the yellow « Energy Guide » label which is required by law to be displayed on all major appliances sold in the United States ; the paper measures the potential benefits from providing more accurate information in different States.