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UCL-Energy Seminar: 'New frontiers in applying social and material perspectives to research on energy consumption and savings' with Professor Harold Wilhite University of Oslo's Centre for Development and Environment

UCL-Energy Seminar: 'New frontiers in applying social and material perspectives to research on energy consumption and savings' with Professor Harold Wilhite University of Oslo's Centre for Development and Environment

28 April 2015

Efforts to theorize and encourage reductions in energy consumption and carbon emissions suffer from overly simplistic models of change. Both theory and policy have most often focused on one of the following to the exclusion of the others: diffusion of technically efficient devices; removal of ‘market barriers’ in the form ...