Dr David Toke

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Introduction Dr David Toke is Reader in Energy Politics in the Department of Politics and International Relations in the University of Aberdeen. You can see his profile at http://www.abdn.ac.uk/socsci/people/profiles/d.toke He was a key player in the campaign to establish feed-in tariffs for small renewable projects in the UK, the legislation for which was passed in 2008. His latest academic book is called 'Ecological Modernisation and Renewable Energy', published in March 2011 by Palgrave. See http://www.palgrave.com/products/title.aspx?pid=327250. He has published many papers in leading political science journals on environmental, especially energy (and renewable energy) issues and he is also a frequent and well cited contributor to the journal 'Energy Policy' published by Elsevier. He is a member of the 'Claverton Group' of energy experts, whose (much informed) website is at claverton-energy.com