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Evaluating energy efficiency investments: accounting for risk in the discounting process

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  • Thompson, Philip B, 1997. "Evaluating energy efficiency investments: accounting for risk in the discounting process," Energy Policy, Elsevier, vol. 25(12), pages 989-996, October.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:enepol:v:25:y:1997:i:12:p:989-996
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