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Social housing providers as unlikely low-carbon innovators (2018)
Journal Article
Cauvain, J., & Karvonen, A. (2018). Social housing providers as unlikely low-carbon innovators. Energy and Buildings, 177, (394-401). doi:10.1016/j.enbuild.2018.08.012. ISSN 0378-7788

Social housing providers have recently emerged as unlikely innovators of low carbon transitions in the UK residential sector. They tend to have a significant amount of influence over large housing stocks, opportunities to access funding to retrofit o... Read More

Market-based low carbon retrofit in social housing: insights from Greater Manchester (2018)
Journal Article
Cauvain, J., Karvonen, A., & Petrova, S. (in press). Market-based low carbon retrofit in social housing: insights from Greater Manchester. Journal of Urban Affairs, doi:10.1080/07352166.2018.1439340. ISSN 0735-2166

In recent years, social housing providers in the UK have become influential actors in realising the national government’s decarbonisation agenda. However, when decarbonisation is considered in light of austerity measures and privatisation of public h... Read More