Throughout the duration of the research project the IREK research team will be working on a variety of outputs ranging from working papers and journal articles, survey reports and policy briefs to presentations of ongoing work at different stages of the project.

IREK Journal articles

Hansen, U. E., Gregersen, C., Lema, R., Samoita, D., & Wandera, F. (2018). Technological shape and size: A disaggregated perspective on sectoral innovation systems in renewable electrification pathways. In Energy Research and Social Science. DOI: 10.1016/j.erss.2018.02.012

Lema, R., Hanlin, R., Hansen, U. E., & Nzila, C. (2018). Renewable Electrification and Local Capability Formation: Linkages and Interactive Learning. In Energy Policy. DOI: 10.1016/j.enpol.2018.02.011

Lema, R., Rabellotti, R. & Sampath, P.G. (2018). Innovation Trajectories in Developing Countries: Co-evolution of Global Value Chains and Innovation Systems. In The European Journal of Development Research. DOI:10.1057/s41287-018-0149-0

IREK Policy briefs

IREK policy brief, issue 1: Building capabilities in the wind and solar sector in Kenya, June 2017

IREK policy brief, issue 2: Energy policies for enhanced capabilities and collaboration in Kenya’s solar and wind subsectors, March 2018

IREK Working paper series

Hansen, U. E. (2017). Mapping of Solar PV and Wind Energy Markets in Kenya: Current State and Emerging Trends (IREK Working Paper No. 1). Copenhagen/Nairobi/Eldoret: AAU, ACTS and MU.

Hansen, U. E. (2018). The insertion of local actors in the global value chains for solar PV and wind turbines in Kenya (IREK Working Paper No. 2). Copenhagen/Nairobi/Eldoret: AAU, ACTS and MU.

Wandera, Faith H. (2018). Applying the innovation systems framework to the study of the small wind turbine sector in Kenya: A review and research agenda (IREK Working Paper No. 3). Copenhagen/Nairobi/Eldoret: AAU, ACTS and MU.

Johannsen, R.M. (2019). Hybrid PV and wind mini-grids in Kenya: Barriers and potential for diffusion (IREK Working Paper No. 4). Copenhagen/Nairobi/Eldoret: AAU, ACTS and MU.

IREK Reports

Tigabu, A. (2016). A desk assessment on the overviews of current solar and wind energy projects in Kenya (IREK Report No. 1). Copenhagen/Nairobi/Eldoret.

Tigabu, A., Kingiri, A., Wandera, F. H., Hanlin, R., Andersen, M. H., & Lema, R. (2017). Capability development and collaboration for Kenya’s solar and wind technologies: analysis of major energy policy frameworks (IREK Report No. 2). Copenhagen/Nairobi/Eldoret.

Hanlin, R., Kingiri, A., Tigabu, A., Lema, R., & Andersen, M. H. (2017). Collaboration and capabilities in Kenya’s wind and solar industries: perception of stakeholders (IREK Report No. 3). Copenhagen/Nairobi/Eldoret.

IREK Briefing notes

IREK Presentations

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