Benjamin K. Sovacool

Vermont Law School

Visiting Associate Professor

68 North Windsor Street

P.O. Box 60

South Royalton, VT 05068

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (20)

1.

The Avian and Wildlife Costs of Fossil Fuels and Nuclear Power

Journal of Integrative Environmental Sciences vol. 9, no. 4, December 2012, 255-278, Vermont Law School Research Paper No. 04-13
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 09 Jan 2013
Benjamin K. Sovacool
Vermont Law School
Downloads 1,178 (7,440)

Abstract:

wind power, avian mortality, wind turbines

2.

Deploying Off-Grid Technology to Eradicate Energy Poverty

Science, vol. 338, 5 October 2012, 47-48, Vermont Law School Research Paper No. 05-13
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 09 Jan 2013
Benjamin K. Sovacool
Vermont Law School
Downloads 188 (79,931)

Abstract:

energy access, electrification, energy poverty, energy and development

3.

Design Principles for Renewable Energy Programs in Developing Countries

Energy & Environmental Science, 2012, 5, 9157-9162, Vermont Law School Research Paper No. 06-13
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 10 Jan 2013
Benjamin K. Sovacool
Vermont Law School
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Abstract:

energy access, electrification, energy poverty, energy and development

4.

Public Participation in China's Energy Governance: The Non-Case of Chongqing Green Volunteers v. Yangzonghai Power Company

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 25 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 26 Mar 2012
Adam J. Moser and Benjamin K. Sovacool
affiliation not provided to SSRN and Vermont Law School
Downloads 89 (217,316)

Abstract:

China energy governance, China public participation, China environmental courts, public interest standing, China energy security public participation

5.

Contested Regionalism in Southeast Asia: The Politics of the Trans-Asean Gas Pipeline Project

CAG Working Paper No. 002
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 03 Nov 2010
Toby James Carroll and Benjamin K. Sovacool
Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy - Centre on Asia and Globalisation and Vermont Law School
Downloads 83 (199,664)
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Abstract:

ASEAN, trans-ASEAN gas pipeline (TAGP), energy governance

6.

Quantifying the Health and Environmental Benefits of Wind Power to Natural Gas

Energy Policy 53 (2013) 429-441, Vermont Law School Research Paper No. 03-13
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 09 Jan 2013
Donald R. McCubbin and Benjamin K. Sovacool
United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and Vermont Law School
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Abstract:

7.

The Barriers to Energy Efficiency in China: Assessing Household Electricity Savings and Consumer Behavior in Liaoning Province

Energy Policy, Vol. 38, No. 2, pp. 1202-1209, 2009, Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy Research Paper No. PP10-17
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 19 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 16 Nov 2011
Benjamin K. Sovacool, Dianshu Feng and Khuong M. Vu
Vermont Law School, National University of Singapore (NUS) - Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy and National University of Singapore (NUS) - Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy
Downloads 68 (259,155)

Abstract:

Liaoning Province, energy efficiency, household electricity consumption

8.

Developing Asia and the Electricity Sector: Dynamics, Trends and Policy Implications

East Asian Policy, Vol. 2, No.3, pp. 81-95, 2010, Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy Research Paper No. PP10-16
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 19 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 28 Sep 2011
Khuong M. Vu and Benjamin K. Sovacool
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy and Vermont Law School
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9.

Environmental Issues, Climate Changes, and Energy Security in Developing Asia

Asian Development Bank Economics Working Paper Series No. 399, Vermont Law School Research Paper No. 17-14
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 14 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 22 Mar 2015
Benjamin K. Sovacool
Vermont Law School
Downloads 37 (293,490)

Abstract:

environment, water policy, climate change, energy security, Asia-Pacific

10.

Individual Behavior, the Social Sciences, and Climate Change

Vanderbilt Public Law Research Paper, 15-20
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 06 Aug 2015 Last Revised: 13 Aug 2015
Michael P. Vandenbergh and Benjamin K. Sovacool
Vanderbilt University - Law School and Vermont Law School
Downloads 16 (257,205)

Abstract:

Individual Behavior; Households; Norms; Beliefs; Climate Change Mitigation

11.

Energy Access and Energy Security in Asia and the Pacific

Asian Development Bank Economics Working Paper Series No. 383
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 12 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 20 Oct 2014
Benjamin K. Sovacool
Vermont Law School
Downloads 15 (372,173)

Abstract:

energy access, energy and development, energy poverty, indoor air pollution

12.

The Energy Trilemma and the Smart Grid: Implications Beyond the United States

Asia & the Pacific Policy Studies, Volume 4, Issue 1, pages 70-84, January 2017, Crawford School Research Paper
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 22 Feb 2017
Jeannie Oliver and Benjamin K. Sovacool
Independent and Vermont Law School
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Abstract:

smart gid, energy trilemma, energy security, sustainable development, communication

13.

Cobenefits and Trade-Offs of Green and Clean Energy: Evidence from the Academic Literature and Asian Case Studies

Asian Development Bank Economics Working Paper Series No. 502
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 08 Jan 2017
Benjamin K. Sovacool
Vermont Law School
Downloads 0 (446,909)

Abstract:

climate change

14.

States, Markets, and Institutions: Integrating International Political Economy and Global Energy Politics

The Palgrave Handbook of the International Political Economy of Energy, 2016
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 25 Sep 2016
Ghent University, Vermont Law School, Council on Energy, Environment and Water, University of Sussex - Science and Technology Policy Research Unit (SPRU) and Hampshire College
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Abstract:

International Political Economy; Energy

15.

Climate Change and Global Energy Security: Technology and Policy Options

Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy Research Paper No. PP11-038 CAG, The MIT Press, Forthcoming
Posted: 09 Feb 2012
Marilyn A. Brown and Benjamin K. Sovacool
Georgia Institute of Technology and Vermont Law School

Abstract:

climate change, energy security, energy technology, ethanol, cookstove, wind power, greenhouse gas, emissions

16.

And then What Happened?: A Retrospective Appraisal of China's Renewable Energy Development Project (REDP)

Renewable Energy, Vol. 36, No. 11, pp. 3154-3165, Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy Research Paper No. PP11-12
Posted: 26 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 22 Mar 2015
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, Vermont Law School and National University of Singapore (NUS) - Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy

Abstract:

renewable energy, hydropower, electricity, solar home systems

17.

Bridging the Gaps in Global Energy Governance

Global Governance, Vol. 17, pp. 57-74, 2011 , Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy Research Paper No. PP11-01CAG
Posted: 16 Mar 2011
Ann Florini and Benjamin K. Sovacool
Singapore Management University - School of Social Sciences and Vermont Law School

Abstract:

global governance, energy policy, global energy governance, energy security

18.

Pipelines, Crisis and Capital: Understanding the Contested Regionalism of Southeast Asia

Pacific Review, Vol. 23, No. 5, pp. 625-647, December 2010
Posted: 06 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 09 Dec 2010
Toby James Carroll and Benjamin K. Sovacool
Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy - Centre on Asia and Globalisation and Vermont Law School

Abstract:

ASEAN, contested regionalism, energy governance, regionalism, trans-ASEAN gas pipeline (TAGP), Southeast Asia.

19.

Competing Dimensions of Energy Security: An International Perspective

Annual Review of Environment and Resources, Vol. 35, pp. 77-108, 2010
Posted: 11 Nov 2010
Benjamin K. Sovacool and Marilyn A. Brown
Vermont Law School and Georgia Institute of Technology

Abstract:

20.

Creating Legal Teeth for Toothfish: Using the Market to Protect Fish Stocks in Antarctica

Journal of Environmental Law, Vol. 20, No. 1, pp. 15-33, 2008
Posted: 23 Jun 2008
Benjamin K. Sovacool and Kelly E. Siman-Sovacool
Vermont Law School and affiliation not provided to SSRN

Abstract:

Marine policy, overfishing, Convention for the Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources, Patagonian Toothfish, flags of convenience, illegal unregulated and unreported (IUU) fishing