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Milchram, C. (author), Hillerbrand, R.C. (author), van de Kaa, G. (author), Doorn, N. (author), Kunneke, R.W. (author)
Smart grid systems are considered as key enablers in the transition to more sustainable energy systems. However, debates reflect concerns that they affect social and moral values such as privacy and justice. The energy justice framework has been proposed as a lens to evaluate social and moral aspects of changes in energy systems. This paper...
journal article 2018
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Mouter, N. (author), de Geest, Auke (author), Doorn, N. (author)
Many energy cases suffer from social opposition. It is increasingly asserted that paying due attention to the moral values involved in controversial energy cases may increase social acceptance. Value-sensitive design (VSD) has been recommended as a promising approach for addressing moral values in controversial energy cases. This paper aims...
journal article 2018
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Milchram, C. (author), van de Kaa, G. (author), Doorn, N. (author), Kunneke, R.W. (author)
Smart grid technologies are considered an important enabler in the transition to more sustainable energy systems because they support the integration of rising shares of volatile renewable energy sources into electricity networks. To implement them in a large scale, broad acceptance in societies is crucial. However, a growing body of research...
review 2018
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Doorn, N. (author)
This paper aims to develop a framework for distributing risks. Based on a distinction between risks with reversible losses and risks with irreversible losses, I defend the following composite allocation principle: first, irreversible risks should be allocated on the basis of needs and only after some threshold level has been achieved can the...
journal article 2018
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Thaler, Thomas (author), Fuchs, Sven (author), Priest, Sally (author), Doorn, N. (author)
journal article 2017
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Doorn, N. (author), Taebi, B. (author)
The introduction of new technologies in society is sometimes met with public resistance. Supported by public policy calls for “upstream engagement” and “responsible innovation,” recent years have seen a notable rise in attempts to attune research and innovation processes to societal needs, so that stakeholders’ concerns are taken into account in...
journal article 2017
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Alexander, Meghan (author), Doorn, N. (author), Priest, Sally (author)
Legitimacy is widely regarded as a founding principle of ‘good’ and effective governance, yet despite intense academic debate and policy discourse, the concept remains conceptually confusing and poorly articulated in practice. To bridge this gap, this research performed an interpretive thematic analysis of academic scholarship across public...
journal article 2017
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Doorn, N. (author)
This paper presents a systematic review of the concept of resilience in the field of disaster management, with a focus on the use of indicators and the inclusion of social justice considerations. The literature is reviewed with reference to various definitions of resilience, the relation between concepts of resilience and vulnerability, the...
journal article 2017
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Doorn, N. (author)
The focus of the present study is on the allocation of responsibilities for addressing environmental risks in transboundary water governance. Effective environmental management in transboundary situations requires coordinated and cooperative action among diverse individuals and organizations. Currently, little insight exists on how to foster...
journal article 2017
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Geudon, A.C.P. (author), Spruit, S.L. (author), Wauben, L.S.G.L. (author), van der Elst, M (author), Doorn, N. (author), Dankelman, J. (author), van den Dobbelsteen, J.J. (author), Klein, J. (author)
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Doorn, N. (author), Hartmann, T (author), Thaler, Thomas (author)
In view of the anticipated climate change, many countries face increasing risks of flooding. In many countries, flood protection measures will need to be taken in the coming years to protect flood prone areas from the increased risk of flooding. Since the end of the 20th century, the traditional hard flood protection measures are increasingly...
abstract 2017
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Selck, Henriette (author), Adamsen, Peter B. (author), Backhaus, Thomas (author), Banga, Gary T. (author), Bruce, Peter K.H. (author), Burton, G. Allen (author), Butts, Michael J. (author), Boegh, Eva (author), Clague, John J. (author), Dinh, Khuong V, (author), Doorn, N. (author), Gunnarsson, Jonas S. (author), Hauggaard-Nielsen, Henrik (author), Hazlerigg, Charles (author), Hunka, agnieszka (author), Jensen, John (author), Lin, Yan (author), Loureiro, Susana (author), Miraglia, Simona (author), Munns, Wayne (author), Nadim, Farrokh (author), Palmqvist, Annemete (author), Rämö, Robert A. (author), Seaby, Lauren (author), syberg, kristian (author), Tangaa, Stine (author), Thit, amalie (author), Windfeld, Ronja (author), Zalewski, Maciej (author), Chapman, Peter M. (author)
Roskilde University (Denmark) hosted a November 2015 workshop, Environmental Risk—Assessing and Managing Multiple Risks in a Changing World. This Focus article presents the consensus recommendations of 30 attendees from 9 countries regarding implementation of a common currency (ecosystem services) for holistic environmental risk assessment and...
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Slot, M.J. (author), Cuppen, E.H.W.J. (author), Doorn, N. (author), Galeano Galvan, M.J. (author), Klievink, A.J. (author)
The crowd increasingly plays a key role in facilitating innovations in a variety of sectors, spurred on by IT developments and the concomitant increase in connectivity. Initiatives in this direction, captured under the umbrella term ‘crowd-based innovations’, offer novel opportunities in socio-technical systems by increasing the access, reach...
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Doorn, N. (author)
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Doorn, N. (author)
Floods can be some of the most unexpected and devastating natural phenomena. Reducing their risks everywhere is near impossible, whether due to financial reasons or more physical obstacles. Dr Neelke Doorn at Delft University of Technology is working to improve policies related to water, with the aim of achieving a better distribution of flood...
journal article 2017
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Pigmans, K.A.M. (author), Aldewereld, Huib (author), Dignum, V (author), Doorn, N. (author)
Decision-making processes involving multiple stakeholders can be rather cumbersome, turbulent and lengthy. The stance of some stakeholders, upholding their individual interests, can slowdown or even block such processes. Recent research suggests that a focus on the values of the stakeholders could benefit those decision-making processes. However...
conference paper 2017
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Pigmans, K.A.M. (author), Aldewereld, Huib (author), Doorn, N. (author), Dignum, V (author)
Decision-making processes in policy making with multiple-stakeholders can be complex because of the technically advanced systems that are decided upon, e.g. water management systems. But the complexity is often also caused by social dependencies and interests at stake. This can lead to processes in which stakeholders firmly defend their...
conference paper 2016
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Doorn, N. (author)
In today's society, safety from flooding is no longer the sole responsibility of the central government. In recent decades, we have witnessed a governance turn in flood risk management, in which private parties as well as regional and local governmental bodies have a role to play. As a result, the question of how to distribute the...
journal article 2016
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Doorn, N. (author)
The management of water is a topic of great concern. Inadequate management may lead to water scarcity and ecological destruction, but also to an increase of catastrophic floods. With climate change, both water scarcity and the risk of flooding are likely to increase even further in the coming decades. This makes water management currently a...
journal article 2016
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Doorn, N. (author), Spruit, S.L. (author), Robaey, Z.H. (author)
Technology has always been a vital component of human development, most often aimed at the advancement of human well-being. However, the introduction of new technologies may also introduce harmful consequences. Indeed, we often do not know beforehand the full spectrum of potential impacts and hazards that these new technologies may bring about....
journal article 2016
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