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Empower Demand report - phase II

Publication date: 
10 October, 2012
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ESMIG welcomes the publication of the “Empower Demand 2” report on ’Energy efficiency through information and communication technology - best practice examples and guidance’, written and published by VaasaETT. Following on from this ground-breaking research, which quantitatively analyzed 100 demand response programmes around the world, Empower Demand - phase 2, known simply as ‘EMPOWER DEMAND 2’, investigates the qualitative issues concerning how best to empower consumers to reduce consumption through a more intelligent approach to the way the energy industry and its technologies interact with customers. The Empower Demand 2 research has identified new approaches to preparing the public for the smart future in ways that enable consumers to make more informed decisions and better use of smart energy demand infrastructure when it arrives.