Project leader

Prof. Dr. Jannika Mattes


Dr. Camillla Chlebna

Dr. Meike Löhr

Sebastian Rohe


Raum: A6 - 4-413

Tel.: 0441/798-4509
(Dr. Camilla Chlebna)

Tel.: 0441/798-4502
(Dr. Meike Löhr, Sebastian Rohe)

Carl von Ossietzky Universität Oldenburg 
Institut für Sozialwissenschaften 
26111 Oldenburg


Articles in Journals

2021: Rohe, Sebastian; Chlebna, Camilla: „Wir haben die Vorgaben seit Jahren erfüllt!“ – Regionale Entscheidungsträger und die Windenergie. In: ET. Energiewirtschaftliche Tagesfragen 71 (9), 58-62. Online available at:

2021: Rohe, Sebastian; Chlebna, Camilla: A spatial perspective on the legitimacy of a technological innovation system: Regional differences in onshore wind energy. In: Energy Policy, 151.

2020: Chlebna, Camilla; Mattes, Jannika: The fragility of regional energy transitions. Environmental Innovation and Societal Transitions 37, 66–78.

2020: Rohe, Sebastian: The regional facet of a global innovation system: Exploring the spatiality of resource formation in the value chain for onshore wind energy. In: Environmental Innovation and Societal Transitions 36, 331-344.

Books and Book Chapters

2020: Rohe, Sebastian; Löhr, Meike: Erneuerbare Energieversorgung durch Windenergie: Entwicklung und Herausforderungen der Energietransition im Oldenburger Land. In: Panschar, Meike; Slopinski, Andreas; Berding, Florian; Rebmann, Karin (Eds.), Zukunftsmodell: Nachhaltiges Wirtschaften (pp. 109-132). Bielefeld: wbv Media.

Working Papers and Conference Papers

2021: Rohe, Sebastian; Mattes, Jannika: What about the regional level? Regional configurations of Technological Innovation Systems. In: PEGIS - Papers in Economic Geography and Innovation Studies, No. 2021/01.

2021: Chlebna, Camilla; Martin, Hanna; Mattes, Jannika: Grasping transformative regional development from a co-evolutionary perspective - a research agenda. GEIST Working Paper Series, Article 5.

2021: Rohe, Sebastian; Chlebna, Camilla: The evolving role of networking organizations in advanced sustainability transitions. GEIST Working Paper Series, Article 4.

2020: Löhr, Meike; Mattes, Jannika: Facing transition phase two: Analysing actor strategies in a stagnating acceleration phase. CIRCLE - Working Paper Series, No 2020/12.

2020: Löhr, Meike; Chlebna, Camilla; Mattes, Jannika: Transition work: Analysing transition processes as interplay of actors, institutions and technologies - evidence from the German wind sector. Konferenzbeitrag. IST.

2019: Chlebna, Camila; Mattes, Jannika:  When the novelty fades – Socio-technical, spatial and temporal dimensions of regional energy transitions. CIRCLE - Working Paper Series, No. 2019/6,



Rohe, Sebastian (2021): Zooming in on a multi-scalar innovation system: The role and relevance of regions in the onshore wind energy sector in Germany. Dissertation (submitted). Online available:

(Changed: 2021-09-06)