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People centred eco-design: consumer adoption of low and zero carbon products and systems

Roy, Robin; Caird, Sally and Potter, Stephen (2007). People centred eco-design: consumer adoption of low and zero carbon products and systems. In: Murphy, Joseph ed. Governing Technology for Sustainability. London, UK: Earthscan, pp. 41–62.

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Abstract

Literature review, research model and findings of exploratory empirical research on consumer adoption and effective use of low and zero carbon technologies ranging from a hybrid car to solar water heating systems.

Item Type: Book Chapter
ISBN: 1-84407-345-9, 978-1-84407-345-0
Keywords: technology diffusion; consumers; energy conservation
Academic Unit/Department: Mathematics, Computing and Technology > Engineering & Innovation
Interdisciplinary Research Centre: Innovation, Knowledge & Development research centre (IKD)
Item ID: 4026
Depositing User: Robin Roy
Date Deposited: 13 Dec 2006
Last Modified: 04 Dec 2010 03:03
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/4026
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