The UCD Behavioural Science and Policy Group will host a “Mini-Workshop” on Behavioural Energy Economics. It will take place on October 14, 2pm – 4pm on Zoom.

Participation is free but you’ll have to register to participate.

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The preliminary schedule is below:

14:00 – 14:10: Introduction

14.10 – 14:30: Julia Blasch (Amsterdam) on “Increasing the uptake of in-depth home-energy audits – A field-experiment with Dutch homeowners”

14:30 – 14:50: Karl Purcell (SEAI) on “Increasing retrofit depth by bundling energy efficiency measures together: Results from an online experiment with Irish homeowners”

14:50 – 15:10: Tensay Meles (UCD) on “Adoption of Renewable Home Heating Systems: An Agent-Based Model of Heat Pump Systems in Ireland”

15:10 – 15:30: Rodolfo Sejas-Portillo (Stirling) on “Limited attention in the housing market: Threshold effects of energy-performance certificates on property prices and energy-efficiency investments”

15:30 – 16:00: General discussion / Q&A