Support Policies for Biomass Heat in the Residential Sector

W. Hiegl, R. Janssen, R. Urban & G. McGuire
Renewable energy technologies for heating and cooling (REHC) in the residential sector provide a substantial but largely untapped potential to reduce carbon emissions and to increase energy security. Good policies for market development have proved successful for bioenergy (and other REHC) technologies. The exchange of lessons learnt between countries can help to implement robust, effective and sustainable policies that can overcome the most common barriers to the deployment of REHC in the residential sector. In...