Research & Public Speaking.
I believe research should be relevant and rigorous. My main focus area is the field of social acceptance of renewable energy and electric mobility.
Recent academic publications:
Vuichard, P., Stauch, A., & Wüstenhagen, R. (2020). Keep it local and low-key: Social acceptance of alpine solar power projects. Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, 110516. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.rser.2020.110516 (Impact factor: 14.982)
Vuichard, P., Stauch, A. & Dällenbach, N. (2019). Individual or collective? Community investment, local taxes, and the social acceptance of wind energy in Switzerland. Energy Research & Social Science, 58, 101275. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.erss.2019.101275 (Impact factor: 6.834)
Vuichard, P. (2021). Electrifying the company car: Identifying hard and soft barriers among fleet managers in Switzerland. Energy Research & Social Science, 77, 102098. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.erss.2021.102098 (Impact factor: 6.834)
Please get in touch if you have exciting ideas for collaborations in these areas.
I give talks on topics related to my work and moderate workshops and panel discussions. Below a selection of recent talks – get in touch!
Selection of recent talks:
Die Energiewende aus Sicht der Konsument:innen
@ Solution Days
COP Engagement: UNFCCC – Negotiation tactics and other important factors
@ Swiss Youth for Climate
Green Future – Hong Kong & Switzerland: What can we learn from each other?
@ Hong Kong Book Fair
Social Acceptance of Renewable Energies & Electric Mobility
@ Governing Energy Transitions – CAS-HSG