Valuing uncertain cash flows from investments that enhance energy efficiency.

@article{Abadie2013ValuingUC,
  title={Valuing uncertain cash flows from investments that enhance energy efficiency.},
  author={Luis M. Abadie and Jos{\'e} Mar{\'i}a Vallejo Chamorro and Mikel Gonz{\'a}lez-Eguino},
  journal={Journal of environmental management},
  year={2013},
  volume={116},
  pages={
          113-24
        }
}
There is a broad consensus that investments to enhance energy efficiency quickly pay for themselves in lower energy bills and spared emission allowances. However, investments that at first glance seem worthwhile usually are not undertaken. One of the plausible, non-excluding explanations is the numerous uncertainties that these investments face. This paper deals with the optimal time to invest in an energy efficiency enhancement at a facility already in place that consumes huge amounts of a… CONTINUE READING

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