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Products, practices and processes: exploring the innovation potential for low-carbon housing refurbishment among small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in the UK construction industry

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Scenario-based studies agree that the technical potential for CO emissions reduction from the housing stock is large. This paper explores how a market might be developed for the refurbishment activities assumed in these scenarios, taking the existing market for repair, maintenance and improvement (RMI) as its starting point. Interviews with 16 small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in the construction industry reveal the interdependence of products, practices and processes in housing renov...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1016/j.enpol.2013.06.024

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
SSD
Department:
SOGE
Sub department:
Environmental Change Institute
Role:
Author
ORCID:
0000-0002-6226-0217
Publisher:
Elsevier
Journal:
Energy Policy More from this journal
Volume:
62
Pages:
522-530
Publication date:
2013-07-10
Acceptance date:
2013-06-06
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EISSN:
1873-6777
ISSN:
0301-4215
Language:
English
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Pubs id:
411536
Local pid:
pubs:411536
Deposit date:
2022-08-04

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