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Making sense of energy management practice: reflections on providing low carbon support to three SMEs in the UK

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Energy consumption by small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) is collectively significant, and whilst opportunities for substantial, cost-effective efficiency savings exist, take up is low. Whereas research tackling this challenge typically focuses on barriers and drivers to action, this paper offers an alternative perspective, investigating energy management as a practice. Drawing on practice theory and the concept of organisational sensemaking, narrative accounts provide in-depth insights...

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Published
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Peer reviewed

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10.1007/s12053-018-9750-5

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
SSD
Department:
SOGE
Sub department:
Environmental Change Institute
Oxford college:
Keble College
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Name:
Economic and Social Research Council
Grant:
ES/J500112/1
Publisher:
Springer Netherlands
Journal:
Energy Efficiency More from this journal
Volume:
12
Issue:
6
Pages:
1473–1490
Publication date:
2018-11-17
Acceptance date:
2018-11-09
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EISSN:
1570-6478
ISSN:
1570-646X
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pubs:940941
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uuid:2456fe79-04fa-48e4-995f-eff9ba0e4069
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940941
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2018-11-12

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