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Zandbergen, Britt (author)
Enhanced textile reuse is required due to the textile industry's increasing environmental pressure. In order to reach this, behavioural change is necessary. However, it is currently unknown which changes in consumer values that determine textile reuse consumption are<br/>most effective. In addition, rebound effects appear: reuse lowers the...
master thesis 2022
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Garay Garcia, Oscar (author), van Daalen, C. (author), Chappin, E.J.L. (author), van Nuland, Bas (author), Mohammed, I.S. (author), Enserink, B. (author)
Residential energy efficiency improvements often have a smaller effect than expected. Although there is agreement on the existence of this effect, called the rebound effect, there is no agreement on the size of the effect. The objective of this study was to investigate the potential of using serious games to assess this effect. We used a game...
conference paper 2018
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Garay Garcia, O. (author)
Energy reduction has been on the political agenda since the last couple of decades. One of the most common policies to reduce energy consumption has been improving efficiency. However, the phenomenon called the rebound effect may threaten the effectiveness of policies aiming to reduce consumption by improving efficiency. The rebound effect is...
master thesis 2016
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Guerra Santin, O. (author)
The energy required for space heating has been significantly reduced in recent decades by making use of insulation and more efficient heating and ventilation systems. Even so, wide variations in energy consumption are still observed between similar dwellings and between actual and predicted levels. It is thought that these variations stem from...
conference paper 2012
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Sanchez, A. (author)
The world will be faced with the challenge of accommodating nine billion people for 2050; the question is if our planet will have the resources necessary to provide a healthy and comfortable way of living for its habitants. That is why sustainability is important for DSM, and sustainability means “meeting the needs of the present without...
master thesis 2011
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Druckman, A. (author), Chitnis, M. (author), Sorrell, S. (author), Jackson, T. (author)
Households are expected to play a pivotal role in reducing the UK’s carbon emissions, and the Government is targeting specific household actions as part of its plan to meet the legally binding targets set out in the Climate Change Act 2008. However, by focusing on discrete actions, the Government fails to take account the Rebound Effect – a...
conference paper 2010
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