Why Don't People Save More Energy? Lessons in Motivation from the 1999 Residential Characterization Study of Wisconsin Households (Abstract Only)

Date Published: January 1, 2001

Document Type: Conference publication

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Nevius, Monica

Abstract

Household members' attitudes and beliefs about energy use can be the source of unexpected behavior that ultimately affects energy consumption in residential housing. This paper analyzes data on the energy-related attitudes and beliefs from a study of 299 Wisconsin households living in owner- occupied single-family dwellings in 1998 and 1999. (Abstract only)

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