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I thank Severin Borenstein, Howard Chong, Olivier Deschenes, David Levine, Aaron Swoboda, Catherine Wolfram, Yves Zenou and seminar participants at the University of Illinois College of Business, the UC-Berkeley Green Buildings Conference, RAND, and the California Energy Commission for helpful comments. Research support from the California Energy Commission is is gratefully acknowledged.
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The research reported in this paper was not the result of a for-pay consulting relationship and neither the author nor his respective institutions have a financial interest in the topic of the paper which might constitute a conflict of interest.