Environmental citizenship and public attitudes to hydrogen energy technologies
Flynn, R, Bellaby, P and Ricci, M 2008, 'Environmental citizenship and public attitudes to hydrogen energy technologies' , Environmental Politics, 17 (5) , pp. 766-783.
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Some of the principal arguments in the debate about environmental citizenship are examined with reference to the development of hydrogen energy systems. In particular, qualitative evidence is drawn from a study of public attitudes towards hydrogen energy technologies and their perceived risks and benefits. Using data from focus groups in three areas of the UK, it is argued that while there is awareness of the importance of energy issues, opinions about innovation using hydrogen are generally neutral, and there is little indication of the collective and solidaristic values said to characterise environmental citizenship.
|Themes:||Subjects / Themes > H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
Subjects / Themes > T Technology > TD Environmental technology. Sanitary engineering
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|Schools:||Schools > School of Humanities, Languages & Social Sciences
Schools > School of Nursing, Midwifery, Social Work & Social Sciences > Centre for Nursing, Midwifery, Social Work & Social Sciences Research
|Journal or Publication Title:||Environmental Politics|
|Publisher:||Taylor & Francis|
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|Date Deposited:||07 Dec 2009 11:58|
|Last Modified:||30 Nov 2015 23:37|
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