Historiciser la fléxibilité

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Creating Supply, Creating Demand: Gas and Electricity in Montréal from the First World War to the Great Depression

Doctorant, Institut national de la recherche scientifique, Centre Urbanisation Culture Société (Québec) & Sorbonne Université, UMR Sirice (Paris)
clarencehatton[at]gmail.com
Twitter : @clarence_hp


Réduire la production et la consommation d’énergie est un impératif urgent pour les sociétés occidentales. Concrètement, il est toutefois dur d’anticiper comment cet objectif sera atteint et avec quelles conséquences. Cet article avance que l’étude de l’histoire énergétique aide à comprendre la…

Demanding demand: Political configurations of energy flexibility in Berlin, 1920-2020

Integrative Research Institute on Transformations of Human-Environment Systems (IRI THESys), Humboldt University of Berlin, Germany.
mosstimo@hu-berlin.de

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Department of Geography, Centre for Climate and Energy Transformation (CET), University of Bergen, Norway / Department of Media and Social Sciences, University of Stavanger, Norway.
Siddharth.Sareen@uis.no
Twitter: @sidsareen


Berlin’s modern history provides an instructive window on the evolution of energy flexibility in an urban context. Since being enlarged to its current territory in 1920, it has encountered a huge variety of political regimes and disruptive socio-economic events that have substantially impacted…