Energy transition: pinning down the gaps between theory and practice

Keywords: Urban Energy Planning, Energy transition, Spatial Energy Planning


Starting from the relationship between urban planning and mobility management, TeMA has gradually expanded the view of the covered topics, always remaining in the groove of rigorous scientific in-depth analysis. This section of the Journal, Review Notes, is the expression of continuously updating emerging topics concerning relationships between urban planning, mobility and environment, through a collection of short scientific papers written by young researchers. The Review Notes are made of five parts. Each section examines a specific aspect of the broader information storage within the main interests of TeMA Journal. In particular, the Methods, tools and data for the city energy governance section focuses on the challenges that urban energy planning commonly faces, providing food for thought to readers and fellow researchers. This contribution aims at examining these challenges and the solutions proposed in the scientific literature. For the second issue of TeMA Journal volume no. 16, this section is dedicated at identifying the gaps between the theoretical scientific progress and their actual practical implementation.


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Author Biography

Nicola Guida, University of Naples "Federico II"

He is an engineer, with a master's degree in Building Engineering-Architecture at the Department of Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering of the University of Naples Federico II. He is currently a first year Ph.D. student in Civil Systems Engineering at the same department. His research activities focuses on city energy governance and integrated urban energy planning.


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How to Cite
GuidaN. (2023). Energy transition: pinning down the gaps between theory and practice. TeMA - Journal of Land Use, Mobility and Environment, 16(2), 469-472.