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The Behavioral Response to Voluntary Provision of an Environmental Public Good: Evidence from Residential Electricity Demand

This paper develops a theory of voluntary provision of a public good in which a household’s decision to engage in a form of environmentally friendly behavior is based on the desire to offset another behavior that is environmentally harmful. The model ge… more »

Oak Ridge National Laboratory Office Building 3156 added to U.S. DOE Energy Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Building Technologies Database

* Location: Oak Ridge, TN* Climate Region: 4A: Mixed - Humid* Building type(s): Commercial office, Campus* Renovation of a 1994 building, last renovated in 2009* 6,940 ft2 (645 m2)* Project scope: 2-story building* Rural setting* Completed… more »

ECOtality Releases Blueprint for 425 Miles of EV Freeway in Tennessee - State’s new EV corridor will connect Nashville, Knoxville and Chattanooga

[On September 8, 2010] ECOtality, Inc. (NASDAQ: ECTY), a ... clean electric transportation and storage [technology company revealed] the details of the company’s EV infrastructure implementation plans during a panel at the Tennessee Valley Authority’s (T… more »

ORNL technology raises bar, lowers cost for groundwater contaminant sensors

Long-term continuous monitoring of groundwater where contaminants are present or suspected could be streamlined with a technology developed at the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory.While laboratory-based technologies for analysis o… more »