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  • The energy cultures framework: Exploring the role of norms, practices and material culture in shaping energy behaviour in New Zealand

    Stephenson, Janet; Barton, Barry; Carrington, Gerry; Doering, Adam; Ford, Rebecca; Hopkins, Debbie; Lawson, Rob; McCarthy, Alaric; Rees, David; Scott, Michele; Thorsnes, Paul; Walton, Sara; Williams, John; Wooliscroft, Ben (Elsevier Ltd, 2015)
    The energy cultures framework was developed in 2009 to support interdisciplinary investigation into energy behaviour in New Zealand. In this paper, we discuss the framework in light of 5 years of empirical application and ...
  • Energy Cultures policy briefs

    Stephenson, Janet; Barton, Barry; Carrington, G.; Hopkins, D.; Lavelle, M.J.; Lawson, R.; Rees, D.; Scott, M.; Thorsnes, P.; Walton, S.; Wooliscroft, B. (University of Otago: Centre for Sustainability, 2016)
    Launched in 2012, the Energy Cultures Project is led by the Centre for Sustainability at the University of Otago and aims to develop knowledge and tools to achieve a sustainable energy transition across New Zealand. The ...
  • Energy cultures: A framework for understanding energy behaviours

    Stephenson, Janet; Barton, Barry; Carrington, Gerry; Gnoth, Daniel; Lawson, Rob; Thorsnes, Paul (Elsevier, 2010)
    Achieving a ‘step-change’ in energy efficiency behaviours will require enhanced knowledge of behavioural drivers, and translation of this knowledge into successful intervention programmes. The ‘Energy Cultures’ conceptual ...
  • Energy cultures: Implication for policymakers

    Barton, Barry; Blackwell, Sally; Carrington, Gerry; Ford, Rebecca; Lawson, Rob; Stephenson, Janet; Thorsnes, Paul; Williams, John (Centre for Sustainability, University of Otago, 2013)
    The Energy Cultures research project (2009-2012) was planned to help inform policy making related to residential energy use and energy efficiency in New Zealand. It sought, in part, to help address the difficulties faced ...