The overarching goal of this proposal is to gain a better understanding of how to structure consultations to fully address stakeholder concerns.
The InspireGrid component will develop a methodology to manage the consultation in order to engage the stakeholders in the decision making process and to improve support for development of future grid infrastructure. Based on a multidisciplinary approach, it is proposed to design and develop a European good practice guide led by experts in the field of development of grid infrastructure and environmental and social acceptance issues.
The studentship will develop improved understanding of factors that lead stakeholders to respond in the ways they do, and hence will allow network companies to structure their consultations more effectively.
The success criteria for this project include:
- InspireGrid will create a best practice guide relating to an improved understanding of the underlying issues and principles of
electric and magnetic fields.
- The Studentship will published papers setting out the new insights gained and develop seminars and presentations for relevant
staff from Network Licensees.