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Im Fokus: Wie fördern Bund und Länder die Energieeffizienz im Gebäudebestand?


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  • Christian Schulz
  • Martin T.W. Rosenfeld


In addition to the increasing rigidity of minimum requirements in regulative law, the federal government and the Länder provide a broad range of subsidy programs to force the refurbishment of those parts of a building, that determine the building’s energetic quality-level. In regard of energetic refurbishment quality, the federal government boosts investments, which exceed the minimum requirements of regulative law. Whereas the federal government – with exeption of different financing conditions of investors - applies equal funding requirements to all investors and building-types older than 15 years, the Länder focus their programs on specific regional housing market conditions. A further analysis concerning the influence of the subsidy environment on regional refurbishment output level should be topic of further research.

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Article provided by Halle Institute for Economic Research in its journal Wirtschaft im Wandel.

Volume (Year): 17 (2011)
Issue (Month): 11 ()
Pages: 376-390

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Handle: RePEc:iwh:iwhwiw:11-11-3

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Keywords: efficiency; residential real estate; state subsidies; urban development policy;

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