ECN publicatie:
Towards integration of methodologies for assessing and promoting the societal embedding of energy innovations
Verbong, G.; Mourik, R.; Raven, R.P.J.M.
Gepubliceerd door: Publicatie datum:
ECN Beleidsstudies 5-10-2006
ECN publicatienummer: Publicatie type:
ECN-M--06-093 Conferentiebijdrage
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Gepresenteerd op: ASRELEO Conference, Zurich, Switzerland, 5-6 oktober 2006.

The necessity for system innovation is well acknowledged, but inducing system change proves to be very difficult. Three approaches have been developed for analysing and supporting radical innovations: Socrobust, Create Acceptance and Strategic Niche Management. This paper gives an overview of these complementary approaches and their theoretical background. The paper also identifies several potential contributions for social scientists to contribute to energy research and the implementation of more sustainable alternatives.

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