Methodological Challenges in Energy Poverty Research
Ute Dubois and Anca Sinea
Energy poverty is an endemic phenomenon affecting millions of households around the world. An abundant literature, employing various single or combined methods, is dedicated to understanding its causes, symptoms, and the lived experiences of these households.
Energy poverty, understood as "the inability to attain a socially and materially necessitated level of domestic energy services" (Bouzarovski & Petrova, 2015) has received increasing attention in the past 15 years in the global North....