Energy Conservation Bonus System
Policy measure

“From 1986 to the early 1990s, enterprises in China generally practiced the energy conservation bonus system. Enterprises could allocate certain amount of funds in proportion to an energy conservation volume and award energy conservation operating and management staff.” (UNIDO, 2007)

No identified implementation measures.
No identified challenges.

“[The] practice greatly motivated the initiatives of the enterprises and employees increasing their awareness and strengthening energy conservation management.” (UNIDO, 2007)


UNIDO (United Nations Industrial Development Organization), 2007. Module 16: Regulatory and policy options to encourage energy efficiency. In Sustainable energy regulation and policymaking for Africa, UNIDO, 2007.  Vienna.