Determinants of Renewable Energy Adoption in China and India: A Comparative Analysis
MetadataShow full item record
This is an Author's Accepted Manuscript of an article published in Applied Economics, 2014, copyright Taylor & Francis, available online at: <a href="http://www.tandfonline.com/">http://www.tandfonline.com/</a>. doi: 10.1080/00036846.2014.909577
This article examines the dynamic relationships among output, carbon emission and renewable energy generation of India and China during the period 1972 to 2011 using a multivariate vector error correction model (VECM). The results for India reveal unidirectional short-run causality from carbon emission to renewable energy generation and from renewable energy generation to output, whereas in the long run, the variables have bidirectional causality. Causalities in China give a rather different scenario, with a short-run unidirectional causality from output to renewable energy and from carbon emission to renewable energy generation. In the long run, for China, unidirectional causality is found from output to renewable energy generation, while bidirectional causality is found between carbon emission and renewable energy generation.
Showing items related by title, author, creator and subject.
Oil consumption, pollutant emission, oil proce volatility and economic activities in selected Asian Developing EconomiesRafiq, Shuddhasattwa (2009)It is now well established in the literature that oil consumption, oil price shocks, and oil price volatility may impact the economic activities negatively. Studies identifying the relationship between energy and/or oil ...
Darbyshire, James (2010)In the past five years, global interest regarding the development of renewable energy technologies has significantly increased. The conventional electric power generation methods sourced from fossil fuels is now problematic, ...
Fullarton, Alexander (2019)Firstly, this paper defines a tax to establish a definition of a carbon tax and then examines the Clean Energy Act 2011 (Cth) (CE Act), which is considered to be a carbon tax. Secondly, it examines the Australian Renewable ...