A comparative study of standard contract conditions for energy performance contracting in Australia, Canada and the United States

Tsun Ip Lam, P. Lee

Research output: Journal article publicationJournal articleAcademic research


Outlines the concept of energy performance contracting (EPC) between building owners and energy service companies to ensure returns for the former's investment in energy conservation measures, and compares the characteristics of the standard forms of contract for EPC in Australia, Canada and the US. Summarises these differences and similarities in a table.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)357-376
Number of pages20
JournalConstruction law journal
Issue number7
Publication statusPublished - 2014


  • Australia
  • Canada
  • Comparative law
  • Energy performance certificates
  • Standard forms of contract
  • United States

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