Examining the barriers and motivators affecting European decision-makers in the development of smart and green energy technologies

This study examines the literature on interactions between several social actors regarding the advancement of smart and green energy technologies.


  • The development of smart grid technologies in Europe is analyzed.
  • State-of-art literature review is conducted.
  • A comparative assessment of formal social decision-making units is conducted.
  • Barriers and Motivators regarding smart grid technologies are identified.
  • A policy framework for involved stakeholders is presented.

Link to the document: ScienceDirect article