The Diffusion of Renewable Energy Technologies in the BRICS

@inproceedings{Iizuka2015TheDO,
  title={The Diffusion of Renewable Energy Technologies in the BRICS},
  author={Michiko Iizuka and Eva Dantas and Isabel Maria Bodas Freitas},
  year={2015}
}
This paper examines whether the Kyoto mechanisms ha ve stimulated the diffusion of renewable energy technologies in the BRICS, i.e. Br azil, Russian, India China and South Africa. We examine the patterns of diffusion of ren ewable energy technologies in the BRICS, the factors associated with their diffusion, and th e incentives provided by the Kyoto mechanisms. Preliminary analysis suggests that the Kyoto mechanisms may be supporting the spread of existing technologies, regardless if such… CONTINUE READING

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