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Paula Kivimaa

Research Professor

PhD, Docent (sustainability management, Aalto University School of Business)

Finnish Environment Institute SYKE
Climate Change Programme

Email: firstname.lastname@ymparisto.fi
Tel. +358 (0)400 148849
Twitter @paulakivim


  • Research and project management focused on decarbonisation of socio-technical systems (sustainability transitions)
  • Policy analysis (climate policy, energy policy, innovation policy, transport policy, security policy)
  • Innovation studies (low-carbon innovations in energy and mobility)

Research interests

  • Low/zero carbon energy and mobility transitions
  • Building energy efficiency
  • Policy analysis and evaluation linking to sustainability innovation and transitions
  • Role of intermediary organisations in transitions
  • Climate, energy, transport and innovation policy
  • Security and geopolitics in sustainability transitions

Current projects

Recent projects


My publications in Google Scholar

Recent papers

Published 2014-12-12 at 10:25, updated 2020-07-10 at 15:39