Telework Adoption and Energy Use in Building and Transport Sectors in the United States and Japan

  title={Telework Adoption and Energy Use in Building and Transport Sectors in the United States and Japan},
  author={H. Scott Matthews and Eric Williams},
  journal={Journal of Infrastructure Systems},
Telework ~or telecommuting! has been proposed as a way of reducing transportation externalities such as congestion and passenger vehicle energy use. While there is contention among sources about the secondary induced transportation effects, many studies have estimated net benefits as a result of transportation reductions. Analyses including effects from shifts in commercial and residential building energy use, however, are not as visible. It is expected that commercial building energy use would… 

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