Courriel Impression

Citizens in Transition

Project Leader : Algorius consultant - SynappCity -  Wuppertal institut

Citizens in Transition Final-short summary

Societies and citizens are key for change: the energy transition reflects an ideal of society. Neither capitalistic projects alone, nor local potential resources are sufficient to enable a major shift in the energy mix. 

They are essential actors of this transition process, willing to be more involved in the planning of energy transition projects and gathering in citizen initiatives. But in return the introduction of new energy technologies is deeply impacting citizens in their private life sphere (use of personal data, neighborhood and landscape transformation, change of energy consumption behavior). In this context, acceptance has become critical to succeed in most energy transition projects

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