Category Archives: Innovation system

Characteristics of the energy intensive processing industries

A new article has been published in Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews by GIST researchers Joeri Wesseling, Stefan Lechtenböhmer, Max Åhman, Lars J. Nilsson, Ernst Worrell and Lars Coenen. The article titled: The transition of energy intensive processing industries towards deep decarbonization: Characteristics … Continue reading

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Nollutsläpp i basindustrin –förutsättningar för en ny industripolitik

Forskarna i GIST-projektet har gemensamt skrivit rapporten “Nollutsläpp i basindustrin –förutsättningar för en ny industripolitik” där man mot bakgrund av den historiska utvecklingen i basindustrin argumenterar för att det behövs en ny politik för industriell utveckling för att hantera basindustrins … Continue reading

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Resource mobilisation for biorefineries

GIST researchers Teis Hansen and Lars Coenen has published a new article that unpacks resource mobilisation for biorefineries by studying investment decisions of incumbent pulp and paper firms in Sweden and Finland. The article is published in Technology Analysis & Strategic Management and … Continue reading

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Survey and conceptualisation of the innovation systems of energy-intensive processing industries

Joeri Wesseling, Stefan Lechtenböhmer, Max Åhman, Lars J Nilsson, Ernst Worell, and Lars Coenen has together published an article that characterises the sociotechnical and innovation systems of energy-intensive processing industries in terms of stylized facts, identifying similarities and differences between the … Continue reading

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Lock-in of mature innovation systems

GIST-researcher Joeri Wesseling has, together with Alexander Van der Vooren, published an article in Journal of Cleaner Production about lock-in of mature innovation systems, and the case of transformation toward clean concrete in the Netherlands. The article can be found here.

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