Wind energy

Gouvéole - Spatial governance of wind energy activities

This research project analyzes the decision-making processes concerning the social acceptability of wind turbines and proposes social engineering tools to improve the dialogue and negotiations among the actors of the concerned areas.

For more information have a look at the research homepage.

Funding

SNSF (Swiss National Science Foundation)

Duration

March 2014 - February 2017

Involved researchers

  • Florent Joerin, University of Applied Sciences Western Switzerland (HEIG-VD)
  • Jean-David Gerber, University of Bern
  • Stéphane Nahrath, University of Lausanne (IDHEAP)
  • Pierre-Henriy Bombenger, University of Applied Sciences Western Switzerland (HEIG-VD)
  • Marie-Joëlle Kodjovi, University of Applied Sciences Western Switzerland (HEIG-VD)
  • Kevin Blake, University of Lausanne (IDHEAP)
  • Adeline Cherqui, University of Applied Sciences Western Switzerland (HEIG-VD)