Tere are many forms of support for renewable energy in Lithuania, but all of them focus on the manufacturing sector, while the world focuses on the demand sector and there are many papers dealing with the social assessment of new technologies and the social acceptability of technologies by consumers. Since 1st of January 2013 Lithuanian residents are free to choose their electricity supplier and also support the use of renewable energy resources, that is why it is important to investigate the consumers’ willingness to pay for electricity from renewable energy sources in Lithuania and to identify the key factors that determine the preparation of the population to pay for electricity from renewable energy sources. Te purpose of this article is to carry out the assessment of Lithuanian population willingness to pay for renewable energy resources and to compare achieved results with studies performed in other countries.
|Number of pages||15|
|Publication status||Published - 2014|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Energy Engineering and Power Technology
- Energy (miscellaneous)
- Geotechnical Engineering and Engineering Geology