Policies

An energy transition can hide another

28 May 2018 eric morel 0

The energy transition can be conceived as a catch-all concept in which all changes in the energy mix, energy systems and regulations are grouped together. This choice has the advantage of simplicity. It has major drawbacks that slow down the adoption and implementation: the confusion, […]

Policies

Cities: place of extreme concentration of energy issues

21 May 2018 eric morel 0

For decades, the world of energy has developed around fairly stable chains of actors within which the roles were clear and well distributed. In recent years, cities and local authorities have tried to invite themselves among the historical actors. Why this movement? What are cities […]

Technologies

Are electric vehicles so clean?

25 January 2016 eric morel 0

The nascent excitement around electric vehicles is rooted in the ecological interest they may have. With them the exhaust belongs to the past! But are they really less polluting than vehicles with « normal » combustion engines? The answer seems obvious to us but it may be […]