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Paula Kivimaa
Senior Research Fellow (SPRU - Science Policy Research Unit)
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Selected publications

Article

Kangas, Hanna-Liisa, Lazarevic, David and Kivimaa, Paula (2017) Technical skills, disinterest and non-functional regulation: Barriers to building energy efficiency in Finland viewed by energy service companies. Energy Policy. ISSN 0301-4215 (Accepted)

Johnstone, Philip and Kivimaa, Paula (2017) Multiple dimensions of disruption, energy transitions and industrial policy. Energy Research & Social Science. ISSN 2214-6296

Sovacool, Benjamin K, Kivimaa, Paula, Hielscher, Sabine and Jenkins, Kirsten (2017) Vulnerability and resistance in the United Kingdom’s smart meter transition. Energy Policy, 109. pp. 767-781. ISSN 0301-4215

Kivimaa, Paula, Kangas, Hanna-Liisa and Lazarevic, David (2017) Client-oriented evaluation of ‘creative destruction’ in policy mixes: Finnish policies on building energy efficiency transition. Energy Research & Social Science, 33. pp. 115-127. ISSN 2214-6296

Martiskainen, Mari and Kivimaa, Paula (2017) Creating innovative zero carbon homes in the United Kingdom – intermediaries and champions in building projects. Environmental Innovation and Societal Transitions. ISSN 2210-4224

Kivimaa, Paula and Martiskainen, Mari (2017) Innovation, low energy buildings and intermediaries in Europe: systematic case study review. Energy Efficiency. ISSN 1570-646X

Kivimaa, Paula, Hildén, Mikael, Huitema, Dave, Jordan, Andrew and Newig, Jens (2017) Experiments in climate governance – a systematic review of research on energy and built environment transitions. Journal of Cleaner Production, 169. pp. 17-29. ISSN 0959-6526

Kivimaa, Paula, Boon, Wouter and Antikainen, Riina (2017) Commercialising university inventions for sustainability—a case study of (non-)intermediating ‘cleantech’ at Aalto University. Science and Public Policy, 44 (5). pp. 631-644. ISSN 0302-3427

Kern, F, Kivimaa, P and Martiskainen, M (2017) Policy packaging or policy patching? The development of complex energy efficiency policy mixes. Energy Research and Social Science, 23. pp. 11-25. ISSN 2214-6296

Kivimaa, Paula and Kern, Florian (2016) Creative destruction or mere niche support? Innovation policy mixes for sustainability transitions. Research Policy, 45 (1). pp. 205-217. ISSN 0048-7333

Upham, Paul, Virkamaki, Venla, Kivimaa, Paula, Hilden, Mikael and Wadud, Zia (2015) Socio-technical transition governance and public opinion: the case of passenger transport in Finland. Journal of Transport Geography, 46. pp. 210-219. ISSN 0966-6923

Makinen, Kirsi, Kivimaa, Paula and Helminen, Ville (2015) Path creation for urban mobility transitions: Linking aspects of urban form to transport policy analysis. Management of Environmental Quality: An International Journal, 26 (4). pp. 485-504. ISSN 1477-7835

Kivimaa, Paula (2014) Government-affiliated intermediary organisations as actors in system-level transitions. Research Policy, 43 (8). pp. 1370-1380. ISSN 0048-7333

Huttunen, Suvi, Kivimaa, Paula and Virkamäki, Venla (2014) The need for policy coherence to trigger a transition to biogas production. Environmental Innovation and Societal Transitions, 12. pp. 14-30. ISSN 2210-4224

Upham, Paul, Kivimaa, Paula, Mickwitz, Per and Astrand, Kerstin (2014) Climate policy innovation: a sociotechnical transitions perspective. Environmental Politics, 25 (5). pp. 774-794. ISSN 0964-4016

Kivimaa, Paula and Virkamäki, Venla (2013) Policy mixes, policy interplay and low carbon transitions: the case of passenger transport in Finland. Environmental Policy and Governance, 24 (1). pp. 28-41. ISSN 1756-932X

Book Section

Kivimaa, Paula and Temmes, Armi (2016) Low carbon transition in Finnish mobility: the clash of experimental governance and established practices? In: Hopkins, Debbie and Higham, James (eds.) Low Carbon Mobility Transitions. Goodfellow Publishers, Oxford. ISBN 9781910158647

Kivimaa, Paula and Martiskainen, Mari (2016) Innovation towards low energy buildings and the role of intermediaries in the transition - review of scholarly case studies in Europe. In: Kähkönen, Kalle and Keinänen, Marko (eds.) Proceedings of the CIB World Building Congress 2016: volume I - creating built environments of new opportunities. Tampere University of Technology. Department of Civil Engineering, Tampere, Finland, pp. 103-114. ISBN 9789521537417

Conference or Workshop Item

Martiskainen, Mari and Kivimaa, Paula (2017) Developing innovative low energy housing projects – examples from the UK. In: Energy for Society, First International Conference on Energy Research and Social Science, 2-5 April, 2017, Melia Sitges, Spain.

Martiskainen, Mari and Kivimaa, Paula (2016) Intermediaries and champions in low energy housing innovation – lessons from case studies in the UK. In: SPRU 50th Anniversary Conference, Transforming Innovation, 7-9th September 2016, Brighton.

Conference Proceedings

Kivimaa, Paula and Martiskainen, Mari (2017) Intermediation in a low energy building project: a case of One Brighton housing development. Published in: Proceedings of eceee 2017 Summer Study on energy efficiency Consumption, efficiency and limits; Club Belambra, Presqu'île de Giens; France, 29 May – 3 June 2017. 575-584. ISSN 2001-7960 ISBN 9789198387810

Reports and working papers

Kivimaa, Paula, Hilden, Mikael, Huitema, Dave, Jordan, Andrew and Newig, Jens (2015) Experiments in climate governance – lessons from a systematic review of case studies in transition research. Working Paper. SPRU Working Paper Series, Sussex.

Kivimaa, Paula and Kern, Florian (2015) Creative destruction or mere niche creation? Innovation policy mixes for sustainability transitions. Working Paper. SPRU, Brighton.