The determinants of household electricity consumption in Taiwan: Evidence from quantile regression
Review articleOpen access
2015/07/01 Full-length article DOI: 10.1016/j.energy.2015.04.101
Highlights•We analyze the determinants of household electricity use between 1981 and 2011.•We identify the characteristics of high-electricity-consuming households.•The effects of predictor variables differ across quantiles and change over time.•Income variable and household size were significant in all quantiles for each year.•Strategies for reducing electricity use should focus on high electricity users.
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