Renewable energies are viewed as a means to reconcile the decarbonisation of energy systems with sustainable economic development. The list of their possible social and economic benefits is long and many of these claims have an empirical basis. Despite this, a method for their assessment of the capacity to reflect specific country conditions does not exist.
Year of Publication
Borbonus, S. (2017): Generating socio-economic values from renewable energies: An overview of questions and assessment methods. — IASS Working Paper, July 2017.DOI: http://doi.org/10.2312/iass.2017.016
Dr Sylvia Borbonus