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May 2015
German Development Institute / Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE), United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), National Cleaner Production Centre of South Africa (NCPC-SA)

Energy efficiency has a plethora of benefits on the individual, organisational, and social levels. However, there is still a gap between knowledge and implementation. While market failure serves as an important barrier to energy efficiency uptake, so do the characteristics of human behaviour.