Researchers at the University of Münster recently held a series of small focus groups, on November 17, November 24 and December 11. These groups – two with six participants each and the last one with four participants – were made up of elderly people living in Münster, most of whom are tenants. They identified a […]
On January 10, 2018, Lidia Puka-Kjøde of PISM presented the ENABLE.EU project to 20 researchers at the Centre for Climate and Energy Transformation at the University of Bergen, Norway. The presentation discussed the project in general, its objectives, the progress made so far and its expected impacts. Particular emphasis was put on its bottom-up approach and […]
The first ENABLE.EU newsletter has been released! In this issue, we examine how the project is changing the way we look at energy transitions, and how we can ensure a more successful and participatory shift to low carbon energy. A sneak peek is given of the household survey and case studies now being conducted. The […]
ENABLE.EU is currently conducting focus groups in several countries to better understand the energy challenges faced by Europeans and how we can encourage more sustainable energy consumption behaviours. On August 31st, a pilot focus group on heating was organised at the Jacques Delors Institute in Paris. Participants were welcomed by a professional facilitator, and enjoyed […]
Two new deliverables have been published on the ENABLE.EU website. Deliverable 2.2, a literature review that sets the scene for the project, looks at research on drivers of energy choices, pointing out to their contribution as well as their limits. Analysing over 400 academic articles, this review testifies to the abundance of explanatory elements and […]
ENABLE.EU has now launched its social media channels. Its LinkedIn page describes the project and offers an overview of its objectives, while the Twitter feed will provide both project news and the latest energy developments (through retweeting). Follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter in order to stay informed about ENABLE.EU!
ENABLE.EU’s leaflets are now available in English, French, German, Spanish, Italian and Polish in the Downloads and deliverables section of the website. Alternately, they can be downloaded here: ENABLE.EU leaflet EN ENABLE.EU leaflet DE ENABLE.EU leaflet ES ENABLE.EU leaflet FR ENABLE.EU leaflet IT ENABLE.EU leaflet PL
ENABLE.EU was officially launched at its kick-off meeting at the office of ISINNOVA in Rome on November 24-25, 2017. It was a chance for the partners to get to know each other and discuss the project’s core theme: how a better understanding of individual and collective energy choices can increase the social acceptability of energy […]