Pioneers and Instruments of Change
Governance of radical environmental innovations
Radical system innovations are slow to transform markets. Borderstep investigated how such processes can be accelerated by an activating state.
The project aimed to develop an overall political concept for social change processes towards a Green Economy. Success factors for transformation processes were derived from case studies.
Governance of Radical Environmental Innovations (Go)
Radical system innovations only slowly lead to the transformation of markets. The project investigated how such processes can be accelerated by an activating state.
Further development of German environmental innovation policy
In order to achieve ambitious environmental goals, an additional push of environmental innovations is needed. The aim was to develop strategies for promoting environmental innovations.
Diffusion paths for sustainable innovations
The project’s aim was to study the conditions and factors involved in the diffusion processes of sustainable innovations, as well as to study the strategies which led to success.