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Nuno Bento is Integrated Researcher at the research unit DINÂMIA'CET of Iscte and holds a PhD in Economics from University of Grenoble (France). Nuno has published three dozen scientific papers in international peer-reviewed journals, including multidisciplinary journals such as Science and Nature Energy. He has extensively published on technology innovation, diffusion, technological innovation systems, sustainability transitions, environmental and energy economics, and climate change prospective and policies. His current themes of research encompass the formation of technology innovations, accelerated low-carbon transformation, socioeconomic impacts of different transition pathways, low energy demand innovations and sustainable transitions in business. Nuno's research has received national (e.g., FCT) and international (e.g., EU Horizon 2020, METI-Japan) funding. He has consulted for organizations such as the European Commission, International Energy Agency and IPCC. Previous experiences include postdoctoral researches at Harvard University (USA) and International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis - IIASA (Austria), as well as teaching positions in several countries.
Identification

Personal identification

Full name
Nuno Bento

Citation names

  • Bento, Nuno

Author identifiers

Ciência ID
1B19-5AC8-66D5
ORCID iD
0000-0002-5923-0666
Google Scholar ID
gSDXHS8AAAAJ&hl

Email addresses

  • Nuno.Bento@iscte-iul.pt (Professional)

Websites

  • https://www.dinamiacet.iscte-iul.pt/research-team/Nuno-Bento (Scholar)
  • http://scholar.google.com/citations?user=gSDXHS8AAAAJ&hl (Scholar)

Knowledge fields

  • Social Sciences - Economics and Business

Languages

Language Speaking Reading Writing Listening Peer-review
Portuguese (Mother tongue)
French Proficiency (C2) Proficiency (C2) Proficiency (C2) Proficiency (C2) Proficiency (C2)
English Proficiency (C2) Proficiency (C2) Advanced (C1) Proficiency (C2) Proficiency (C2)
Spanish; Castilian Advanced (C1) Advanced (C1) Intermediate (B1) Proficiency (C2) Proficiency (C2)
German Elementary (A2) Elementary (A2) Elementary (A2) Elementary (A2) Elementary (A2)
Education
Degree Classification
2010
Concluded
Economia (Docteur)
Major in Outra:Sem especialidade
Université de Grenoble École Doctorale de Sciences Economiques, France
"La Transition Vers Une Economie de L´hydrogene: Infrastructures et Changement Technique" (THESIS/DISSERTATION)
Summa cum laude
2005
Concluded
Economie et Gestion: Economie internationale et stratégie d'acteurs: entreprises, état, organisations internationales (Master)
Major in Spécialité Economie et politiques internationales
Université Pierre Mendès France Grenoble 2, France
Bien
2004
Concluded
Economia (Licenciatura)
Universidade do Porto Faculdade de Economia, Portugal
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Affiliation

Science

Category
Host institution
Employer
2018 - Current Contracted Researcher (Research) ISCTE-Instituto Universitário de Lisboa DINÂMIA'CET Centro de Estudos sobre a Mudança Socioeconómica e o Território, Portugal
2013 - 2018 Postdoc (Research) ISCTE-Instituto Universitário de Lisboa DINÂMIA'CET Centro de Estudos sobre a Mudança Socioeconómica e o Território, Portugal
2015 - 2016 Postdoc (Research) Harvard University John F Kennedy School of Government, United States
2014/05 - 2014/05 Visiting Researcher (Research) Universidad Pontificia Comillas, Spain
2011 - 2012 Postdoc (Research) International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis, Austria
2006 - 2007 Visiting Researcher (Research) University of California Davies Institute of Transportation Studies, United States

Teaching in Higher Education

Category
Host institution
Employer
2017 - 2019 Assistant Professor (University Teacher) Universidade Católica Portuguesa Centro Regional de Viseu, Portugal
2010 - 2012 Invited Assistant Professor (University Teacher) Universidade do Porto Faculdade de Economia, Portugal
2008 - 2009 Assistant (University Teacher) Université Pierre Mendès France Grenoble 2, France
Projects

Contract

Designation Funders
2021 - 2024/01/31 Sustainable Transformative Transitions (Sus2Trans)— Conciliate Accelerated Low Carbon Transitions with System Transformations
PTDC/GES-AMB/0934/2020
Principal investigator
ISCTE-Instituto Universitário de Lisboa DINÂMIA'CET Centro de Estudos sobre a Mudança Socioeconómica e o Território, Portugal
Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia
Ongoing
2018 - 2022/09/30 Ocean energy technologies transformative potential (O potencial transformador das tecnologias energéticas oceânicas)
PTDC/GES-OUT/30559/2017
Co-PI
ISCTE-Instituto Universitário de Lisboa DINÂMIA'CET Centro de Estudos sobre a Mudança Socioeconómica e o Território, Portugal

Laboratório Nacional de Energia e Geologia, I.P., Portugal

Universidade do Porto, Portugal
FCT
Ongoing
2021 - 2022/02/19 Market for Innovation public procurement in Portugal (Mercado da contratação pública de inovação em Portugal)
7495726
Researcher
ISCTE-Instituto Universitário de Lisboa DINÂMIA'CET Centro de Estudos sobre a Mudança Socioeconómica e o Território, Portugal

Laboratório Nacional de Energia e Geologia, Portugal
Agência Nacional de Inovação SA
Ongoing
2019 - 2022 MISTRAL - Multi-sectoral approaches to Innovative Skills Training for Renewable energy & sociAL acceptance
Supervisor
ISCTE-Instituto Universitário de Lisboa DINÂMIA'CET Centro de Estudos sobre a Mudança Socioeconómica e o Território, Portugal
EU Framework Programme for Research and Innovation Marie Sklodowska-Curie Actions
Ongoing
Outputs

Publications

Book chapter
  1. Bento, Nuno. "Descarbonização: quatro estratégias para passar à acção". In Sustainable strategies for Portugal and the World. Lisboa, Portugal: ISCTE Executive Education and Oficina do Livro/Leya, 2022.
    Accepted
  2. Bento, N.. "Investment in the infrastructure for hydrogen passenger cars – New hype or reality?". In Compendium of hydrogen energy: volume 2: hydrogen storage, transmission, transportation and infrastructure, edited by R. Gupta; A. Basile; N. Veziroglu, 379-409. Cambridge, United Kingdom: Woodhead Publishing of Elsevier, 2016.
    Published • 10.1016/B978-1-78242-362-1.00015-8
Conference abstract
  1. Bento, Nuno; Fontes, Margarida; Barbosa, Juliana. Corresponding author: Bento, Nuno. "Inter-sectoral relations to accelerate technological innovation systems formation: determinants of actors‘ entry into marine renewable energy technologies". Paper presented in 11th International Sustainability Transitions Conference, online from Vienna, Austria, August 16-21, 2020., 2020.
  2. Markard, J.; Bento, Nuno; Kittner, N.; Nuñez-Jimenez, A.. "Destined for decline? Examining nuclear energy from a technological innovation systems perspective". Paper presented in Eu-SPRI Conference Replacement Event 2020, Panel: How are technologies abandoned?, Utrecht (Webinar), 2020.
    Published
  3. Bento, N.; Fontes, M.; Barbosa, J.. "How innovation attract innovators: insights from 20 years of marine renewable energy technologies in Portugal". Paper presented in 5th Workshop of DINÂMIA’CET-IUL “Dinâmicas Socioeconómicas e Territoriais Contemporâneas", Lisboa, 2020.
  4. Fontes, M.; Marques, T.S.; Sousa, H.; Sousa, C.; Bento, N.. "Consequences of acceleration: Is nuclear energy in a stage of global technology decline". Paper presented in Regional Studies Association (RSA) Annual Conference 2019, “Pushing Regions beyond their Borders", Santiago de Compostela, 2019.
    Published
  5. Bento, N.; Fontes, M.. "The process of recovery after hype and disappointment". Paper presented in 4th Workshop of DINÂMIA’CET-IUL “Dinâmicas Socioeconómicas e Territoriais Contemporâneas”, Lisboa, 2018.
    Published
  6. Bento, N.; Gianfranco Gianfrate. "Creating Legitimacy for Climate Accounting in Business: Determinants of Internal Carbon Pricing". Paper presented in 4th Workshop of DINÂMIA’CET-IUL “Dinâmicas Socioeconómicas e Territoriais Contemporâneas”, Lisboa, 2018.
    Published
  7. Markard, J.; Bento, N.; Binz, C.; Hekkert, M.; Musiolik, J.; Truffer, B.. "Recent advances in TIS research: towards a new phase in transition studies". Paper presented in 9th International Sustainability Transitions Conference, Manchester, 2018.
    Published
  8. Fontes, M.; Bento, N.; Karadzic, V.; Tiago Santos Pereira. "Co-evolutionary dynamics of policy and advanced energy system development". Paper presented in 3rd Workshop of DINÂMIA’CET-IUL “Dinâmicas Socioeconómicas e Territoriais Contemporâneas, Lisboa, 2017.
    Published
  9. Bento, N.; Gianfranco Gianfrate; Aldy, J.. "Determinants of Internal Carbon Pricing and Corporate Climate Change Strategy". Paper presented in 3rd Workshop of DINÂMIA’CET-IUL “Dinâmicas Socioeconómicas e Territoriais Contemporâneas”, Lisboa, 2017.
    Published
  10. Bento, N.; Fontes, M.. "Direction and legitimation in system upscaling: Planification of floating offshore wind". Paper presented in PSICAMB – XIV Congresso de Psicologia Ambiental, Lisboa, 2017.
    Published
  11. Fontes, M.; Sousa, C.; Bento, N.. "Experimental projects as learning settings for system building in sustainability transitions: The case of marine renewable energies". Paper presented in 8th International Sustainability Transitions Conference, Gothenburg, 2017.
    Published
  12. Fontes, M.; Bento, N.; Karadzic, V.; Tiago Santos Pereira. "Co-evolutionary dynamics of policy and system development: the case of marine renewable energies". Paper presented in 2017 Annual Conference of the EU-SPRI Forum “The Future of STI – The Future of STI Policy”, Viena, 2017.
    Published
  13. Bento, N.; Sousa, C.; Fontes, M.. "Dynamics of knowledge creation and market formation in energy technology innovation systems". Paper presented in 7th International Sustainability Transitions Conference, Wuppertal, 2016.
    Published
  14. Bento, Nuno; Cristina de Sousa; Margarida Fontes. "Dynamics of knowledge production and technology diffusion across countries: insights from the emergence of wind energy technology". Paper presented in 1st Workshop of DINÂMIA’CET-IUL “Dinâmicas Socioeconómicas e Territoriais Contemporâneas”, Lis, 2015.
    Published
  15. Bento, N.; Fontes, M.. "Lessons learnt from the adoption of wind energy in Portugal: formation of local absorptive capacity and legitimacy". Paper presented in Conference STS Perspectives on Energy, Lisboa, 2013.
    Published
  16. Bento, N.. "La transition vers l’économie hydrogène : une approche d’économie de réseau. Les enseignements de l’expérience des industries électrique et gazière en Europe". Paper presented in Student section of the French Energy Economists Association Conference, Paris, 2007.
    Published
Conference paper
  1. Rodrigues, Cláudio; Rodrigues, Francisco; Pinho, Cátia; Bento, Nuno; Amorim, Marlene; Teixeira, António. "25 and 50G Optical Access Network Deployment Forecasts using Bi-Logistic curves". 2021.
    10.1364/ofc.2021.m3f.5
  2. Marques, V.M.; Costa, P.M.; Bento, N.. "Accelerate energy transition with smarter regulation for faster grid digitalization". Paper presented in Proceedings of the 1st International Association for Energy Economics (IAEE) online conference, 2021.
    Published
  3. Bento, Nuno; Gianfranco, G.. "Determinants of internal carbon prices". Paper presented in 3rd Global Research Alliance for Sustainable Finance and Investment Annual Conference, Columbia University, online from New York, 2020.
  4. Bento, Nuno; Fontes, M.; Barbosa, J.. "Inter-sectoral relations to accelerate technological innovation systems formation: determinants of actors‘ entry into marine renewable energy technologies". Paper presented in 11th International Sustainability Transitions Conference, Viena, 2020.
    Published
  5. Bento, Nuno; Fontes, Margarida. "How innovation attract innovators: insights from 20 years of marine renewable energy technologies in Portugal". Paper presented in 5th Workshop of DINÂMIA’CET-IUL “Dinâmicas Socioeconómicas e Territoriais Contemporâneas, Lisboa, 2020.
  6. Bento, N.; Fontes, M.; Andersen, A.D.. "Unleashing the transformative potential of transitions: context, complementarities and competition". Paper presented in 10th International Sustainability Transitions Conference, Ottawa, 2019.
    Published
  7. Fontes, Margarida; Teresa Sá Marques; Reis, Hélder; Cristina Sousa; Bento, Nuno. Corresponding author: Fontes, Margarida. "Global emergence of new technologies: a dynamic analysis of territorial knowledge communities and relational proximity in wave energy". Paper presented in 2019 Regional Studies Association Annual Conference. 5th 7th June University of Santiago de Compostela, Santiago de Compostela, Spain, Santiago de Compostela, 2019.
    Published
  8. Wilson, C.; Boza-Kiss, B.; Bento, N.; Grubler, A.. "Near-term actions for transforming energy-service efficiency to limit global warming to 1.5 °C". Paper presented in eceee 2019 Summer Study on energy efficiency: Is efficient sufficient?, Presqu’île de Giens, França, 2019.
    Published
  9. Fontes, Margarida; Karadzic, Vanja; Pereira, Tiago Santos; Bento, Nuno. "Co-evolutionary dynamics of policy and system development : the case of marine renewable energy technologies". 2018.
  10. Bento, N.; Fontes, M.. "Legitimation and guidance in scaling up energy innovation systems". Paper presented in 9th International Sustainability Transitions Conference, Manchester, 2018.
    Published
  11. Bento, N.; Gianfranco Gianfrate; Aldy, J.. "Determinants of Internal Carbon Pricing and Corporate Climate Change Strategy". Paper presented in 4th Meeting on Energy and Environmental Economics, Aveiro, 2017.
    Published
  12. Bento, N.; Wilson, C.; Anadon, L. D.. "Conceptualizing the Temporal and the Spatial Dynamics of Formative Phases". Paper presented in 2017 APEEN (Associação Portuguesa de Economia da Energia) Annual Conference, Lisboa, 2017.
    Published
  13. Bento, N.; Wilson, C.; Anadon, L.A.. "Time to get ready: Conceptualizing the temporal and the spatial dynamics of formative phases for energy technologies". Paper presented in ETH Academy on Sustainability and Technology, Zurich, 2016.
    Published
  14. Bento, N.; Wilson, C.. "Preparing New Energy Technologies for Growth: Formative processes and durations". Paper presented in Energy Economics Iberian Conference, Lisbon, Lisboa, 2016.
    Published
  15. Fontes, Margarida; Bento, Nuno; Sousa, Cristina. "Experimental projects as learning sttings for system building in sustainability transitions: The case of marine renewable energies". 2016.
  16. Bento, N.; Fontes, M.. "Direction, Legitimacy and Structuration in Technological Innovation Systems Upscaling—Insights from roadmaps for deepwater offshore wind energy". Paper presented in 6th International Sustainability Transitions Conference, Brighton, 2015.
    Published
  17. Bento, Nuno; Fontes, Margarida. "Direction, legitimacy and structuration in technological innovation systems upscaling-insights from roadmaps for deepwater offshore wind energy". 2015.
  18. Marques, V.M.; Bento, N.; Costa, P.M.. "The Diffusion of Mobile Phones and Its Effects in Energy Demand: Key Trends, Power Needs and Impacts for the Future". Paper presented in 7 th Annual Competition and Regulation in Network Industries Conference, Bruxelas, 2014.
    Published
  19. Bento, N.; Wilson, C.. "The Emergence of Energy Technologies: A Quantitative Approach". Paper presented in 5th International Sustainability Transitions Conference, Utrecht, 2014.
    Published
  20. Bento, N.; Fontes, M.. "The Construction of a New Technological Innovation System in a Follower Country: Wind Energy in Portugal". Paper presented in Druid conference, Copenhaga, 2014.
    Published
  21. Sousa, Cristina; Bento, Nuno; Fontes, Margarida. "Dynamics of knowledge production and technology diffusion: insights from the emergence of wind energy". 2014.
  22. Marques, V.M.; Bento, N.; Costa, P.M.; Cunha, M.. "Smart Grids Regulation as a Corporate Governance Paradox". Paper presented in Conference on Corporate Governance, in Network Industries, Viena, 2013.
    Published
  23. Bento, N.; Fontes, M.. "A capacidade de adopção das inovações energéticas em Portugal: Evidência histórica e perspectivas para o futuro". Paper presented in XV Congresso de Gestão de Tecnologia Latino-Iberoamericano - ALTEC 2013, Porto, 2013.
    Published
  24. Bento, N.; Wilson, C.. "Formative phase and spatial diffusion of energy technologies". Paper presented in 13th European IAEE Conference, Düsseldorf, 2013.
    Published
  25. Bento, N.; Fontes, M.. "Spatial diffusion and the formation of local institutional capacity: The case of wind energy in Portugal". Paper presented in 4th International Conference on Sustainability Transitions, Zurich, 2013.
    Published
  26. Bento, N.; Marques, V.M.; Costa, P.M.. "The “Smart Paradox”: Stimulate the deployment of Smart grids with effective regulatory instruments". Paper presented in 1st International Congress on Energy & Environment: bringing together Economics and Engineering, Porto, 2013.
    Published
  27. Bento, N.. "Historical Scaling Dynamics of Energy Technologies: New Evidences". Paper presented in 9th International Conference on the European Energy Market, Florence, 2012.
    Published
  28. Bento, N.. "The uncertainties of the hydrogen infrastructure investment in a liberalized market". Paper presented in 31st International Association for Energy Studies (IAEE), Istanbul, 2008.
    Published
  29. Bento, N.. "Prospects for the hydrogen transition based on the network economic approach: Insights from the electricity and gas experience in Europe". Paper presented in 4th European Congress on Economics and Management of Energy in Industry, Porto, 2007.
    Published
Journal article
  1. Bento, Nuno. "Inter-sectoral relations to accelerate the formation of technological innovation systems: Determinants of actors’ entry into marine renewable energy technologies". Technological Forecasting and Social Change (2021): https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0040162521005692.
    10.1016/j.techfore.2021.121136
  2. Nuno Bento; Cristina Sousa; Paula Trindade; Ricardo Paes Mamede; Margarida Fontes; Tiago Alves. "Robust relation between public procurement for innovation and economic development". Economics Letters (2021): https://doi.org/10.1016/j.econlet.2021.110241.
    10.1016/j.econlet.2021.110241
  3. Bento, N.; Gianfrate, G.; Aldy, J.. "National climate policies and corporate internal carbon pricing". Energy Journal 42 5 (2021): 89-100. https://www.iaee.org/energyjournal/article/3728.
    Published • 10.5547/01956574.42.5.nben
  4. Bento, Nuno. "Unleashing the industrial transformative capacity of innovations". Environmental Innovation and Societal Transitions 40 (2021): 207-221. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.eist.2021.07.004.
    10.1016/j.eist.2021.07.004
  5. Bento, N.; Gianfrate, G.. "Determinants of internal carbon pricing". Energy Policy 143 (2020): https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0301421520302445?via%3Dihub.
    Published • 10.1016/j.enpol.2020.111499
  6. Markard, J.; Bento, N.; Kittner, N.; Nuñez-Jimenez, A.. "Destined for decline? Examining nuclear energy from a technological innovation systems perspective". Energy Research and Social Science 67 (2020): https://www.sciencedirect.com/journal/energy-research-and-social-science.
    Published • 10.1016/j.erss.2020.101512
  7. Bento, N.; Borello, M.; Gianfrate, G.. "Market-pull policies to promote renewable energy: a quantitative assessment of tendering implementation". Journal of Cleaner Production 248 (2020): https://www.sciencedirect.com/journal/journal-of-cleaner-production/vol/248/suppl/C.
    Published • 10.1016/j.jclepro.2019.119209
  8. Wilson, C.; Grubler, A.; Bento, N.; Healey, S.; De Stercke, S.; Zimm, C.. "Granular technologies to accelerate decarbonization". Science 368 6486 (2020): 36-39. https://science.sciencemag.org/content/368/6486/36.
    Published • 10.1126/science.aaz8060
  9. Bento, N.. "L’économie de l’hydrogène est-elle définitivement enterrée?: dix ans après". Revue de l'Energie 649 (mars- (2020): 73-79. https://www.larevuedelenergie.com/la-revue/.
    Published
  10. Bento, N.; Gianfrate, G.; Thoni, M. H.. "Crowdfunding for sustainability ventures". Journal of Cleaner Production 237 (2019): https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0959652619326113?via%3Dihub.
    Published • 10.1016/j.jclepro.2019.117751
  11. Bento, N.; Gianfrate, G.; Groppo, S. V.. "Do crowdfunding returns reward risk? Evidences from clean-tech projects". Technological Forecasting and Social Change 141 (2019): 107-116. https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0040162517310260?via%3Dihub.
    Published • 10.1016/j.techfore.2018.07.007
  12. Bento, N.; Fontes, M.. "Emergence of floating offshore wind energy: technology and industry". Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews 99 (2019): 66-82. https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1364032118306841.
    Published • 10.1016/j.enpol.2008.04.010
  13. Grubler, A.; Wilson, C.; Bento, N.; Boza-Kiss, B.; Krey, V.; McCollum, D. L.; Rao, N. D.; et al. "A low energy demand scenario for meeting the 1.5 degrees C target and sustainable development goals without negative emission technologies". Nature Energy 3 (2018): 515-527. https://www.nature.com/articles/s41560-018-0172-6.
    Published • 10.1038/s41560-018-0172-6
  14. Bento, N.; Wilson, C.; Anadon, L. D.. "Time to get ready: conceptualizing the temporal and spatial dynamics of formative phases for energy technologies". Energy Policy 119 (2018): 282-293. https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0301421518302313.
    Published • 10.1016/j.enpol.2018.04.015
  15. Costa, P. M.; Bento, N.; Marques, V.. "The impact of regulation on a firm's incentives to invest in emergent smart grid technologies". Energy Journal 38 2 (2017): 149-174. https://www.iaee.org/en/publications/ejarticle.aspx?id=2881.
    Published • 10.5547/01956574.38.2.pcos
  16. Nuno Bento; Margarida Fontes. "The capacity for adopting energy innovations in Portugal: Historical evidence and perspectives for the future". Technological Forecasting and Social Change 113 (2016): 308-318. https://doi.org/10.1016%2Fj.techfore.2015.09.003.
    10.1016/j.techfore.2015.09.003
  17. Bento, N.. "Calling for change? Innovation, diffusion, and the energy impacts of global mobile telephony". Energy Research and Social Science 21 (2016): 84-100. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2214629616301451.
    Published • 10.1016/j.erss.2016.06.016
  18. Bento, N.; Wilson, C.. "Measuring the duration of formative phases for energy technologies". Environmental Innovation and Societal Transitions 21 (2016): 95-112. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2210422416300284.
    Published • 10.1016/j.eist.2016.04.004
  19. Nuno Bento; Margarida Fontes. "The construction of a new technological innovation system in a follower country: Wind energy in Portugal". Technological Forecasting and Social Change 99 (2015): 197-210. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.techfore.2015.06.037.
    10.1016/j.techfore.2015.06.037
  20. Bento, Nuno; Fontes, Margarida. "Spatial diffusion and the formation of a technological innovation system in the receiving country: The case of wind energy in Portugal". Environmental Innovation and Societal Transitions 15 (2015): 158-179. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.eist.2014.10.003.
    10.1016/j.eist.2014.10.003
  21. Marques, V. M.; Bento, N.; Costa, P. M.. "The "Smart Paradox": stimulate the deployment of smart grids with effective regulatory instruments". Energy 69 (2014): 96-103. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0360544214000140#.
    Published • 10.1016/j.energy.2014.01.007
  22. Bento, N.. "Le défi du déploiement des nouveaux réseaux énergétiques : quel rôle de l’État ?". Vie et sciences de l'entreprise 190 1 (2012): 71-94. http://www.cairn.info/revue-vie-et-sciences-de-l-entreprise.htm.
    Published • 10.3917/vse.190.0071
  23. Bento, N.. "Dynamic competition between plug-in hybrid and hydrogen fuel cell vehicles for personal transportation". International Journal of Hydrogen Energy 35 20 (2010): 11271-11283. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0360319910014916.
    Published • 10.1016/j.ijhydene.2010.07.103
  24. Bento, N.. "Is hydrogen eonomy dead and buried ? | L'economie de l'hydrogene est-elle définitivement enterrée?". Revue de l'Energie 594 (2010): 91-98. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-84890450487&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  25. Bento, N.. "Investing in the hydrogen delivery infrastructure: methodology for a public policy". Energy Studies Review 17 2 (2010): 1-24. https://energystudiesreview.ca/esr/article/view/522.
    Published • 10.15173/esr.v17i2.522
  26. Bento, N.. "Is carbon lock-in blocking investments in the hydrogen economy? A survey of actors' strategies". Energy Policy 38 11 (2010): 7189-7199. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0301421510005781.
    Published • 10.1016/j.enpol.2010.07.048
  27. Bento, N.. "Building and interconnecting hydrogen networks: insights from the electricity and gas experience in Europe". Energy Policy 36 8 (2008): 3009-3018. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0301421508001845.
    Published • 10.1016/j.enpol.2008.04.007
Report
  1. Cristina Sousa; Bento, Nuno; Inês Santos; Fontes, Margarida; Paula Trindade; MAMEDE, Ricardo Paes; Ribeiro, Ricardo; Tiago Alves. Corresponding author: Cristina Sousa. 2021. Mercado da Contratação Pública da Inovação em Portugal. https://www.dinamiacet.iscte-iul.pt/research-projects/Collective/Mercado-da-contrata%C3%A7%C3%A3o-p%C3%BAblica-de-inova%C3%A7%C3%A3o-em-Portugal.
    10.13140/RG.2.2.10919.06569
  2. Volker Krey; Arnulf Grubler; Bento, N.; Benigna Boza-Kiss; Felix; Alessio. 2021. Upstream Sector Implications of Demand-side Transformations: The Case of Materials (LED-MAT).
  3. Bento, N.. 2018. Relatório Final de Actividades da Bolsa de Pós-doutoramento: A capacidade de adopção de inovações energéticas em Portugal: Evidência histórica e perspectivas para o futuro.
  4. Bento, N.. 2014. Formative Phase Lengths for a Sample of Energy Technologies Using a Diverse Set of Indicators. http://pure.iiasa.ac.at/id/eprint/11257/.
  5. Bento, Nuno. 2014. Final Report: RITE-IIASA Collaborative Study on Lessons learned from technology diffusion in the past for future scenarios–integrating the influence of costs, size and market characteristics into Integrated Assessment Models.
  6. Bento, N.. 2013. New Evidences in Technology Scaling Dynamics and the Role of the Formative Phase. http://pure.iiasa.ac.at/id/eprint/10752/.
  7. Bento, N.. 2012. Historical diffusion of mobile phones and its impact on energy demand: Findings and Outlook. http://pure.iiasa.ac.at/id/eprint/10267/.
  8. Bento, N.. 2012. Electrical Revolution: Causes and consequences of the diffusion of electric bicycles in China. http://pure.iiasa.ac.at/id/eprint/10268/1/IR-12-006.pdf.
Thesis / Dissertation
  1. Bento, N.. "La transition vers une économie de l’hydrogène : Infrastructures et changement technique". PhD, 2010.
  2. Bento, N.. "Developing a European gas network in a new liberalized context". Master, 2005.
Working paper
  1. Bento, Nuno; Fontes, Margarida. Corresponding author: Bento, Nuno. 2021. "Legitimacy and Guidance in Upscaling Energy Technology Innovations". Working Paper. https://repositorio.iscte-iul.pt/handle/10071/21960.
    10.15847/dinamiacet-iul.wp.2021.01
  2. Nuno Bento; Margarida Fontes. 2017. "Direction and legitimation in system upscaling - planification of floating offshore wind". Working Paper. https://doi.org/10.15847%2Fdinamiacet-iul.wp.2017.01.
    10.15847/dinamiacet-iul.wp.2017.01
  3. Cristina Sousa; Bento, N.; Margarida Fontes. 2014. "Dynamics of knowledge production and technology diffusion: insights from the emergence of wind energy". Working Paper. Working Papers DINÂMIA'CET, WP n.º 2014/09, ISCTE-IUL; https://repositorio.iscte-iul.pt/handle/10071/8362.
  4. Bento, N.. 2014. "Dealing with Technological Risk in a Regulatory Context: The Case of Smart Grids". Working Paper. https://www.uc.pt/feuc/gemf/working_papers/abstracts/2014/gemf_2014-11.
  5. Bento, N.. 2013. "Mechanisms that accelerate the diffusion of renewable technologies in new markets: Insights from the wind industry in Portugal". Working Paper. http://hdl.handle.net/10071/6624.
  6. Bento, N.. 2009. "La transition vers l'hydrogène est-elle bloquée par un verrouillage technologique au profit des énergies fossiles". Working Paper. https://ideas.repec.org/p/hal/journl/halshs-00438108.html.
  7. Bento, N.. 2008. "La transition vers l’économie hydrogène: une approche d’économie de réseau - Les enseignements de l’expérience des industries électrique et gazière en Europe". Working Paper. https://halshs.archives-ouvertes.fr/halshs-00193676/document.

Other

Other output
  1. Mercado da Contratação pública de inovação em Portugal. Apresentação dos resultados do Estudo Desenvolvido pelo Dinâmia’cet-Iscte e LNEG para a Agência Nacional de Inovação (ANI), ANI, Lisboa, October 6, 2021.. 2021. Cristina Sousa; Bento, Nuno; MAMEDE, Ricardo Paes; Paula Trindade; Fontes, Margarida; Ribeiro, Ricardo; Tiago Alves; Inês Santos.
  2. “Processes in the decline of technological innovation systems,”. 12th International Sustainability Transitions Conference 2021, Karlsruhe, October 5-8, 2021.. 2021. Bento, Nuno; Alejandro Nuñez-Jimenez; Noah Kittner. Corresponding author: Bento, Nuno.
  3. Challenges and opportunities of decarbonization for the economic recovery post-pandemic: The question of directionality in innovation policies. Conferência Entre Transições, 40 Anos do DINÂMIA¿CET-Iscte, Lisboa, June 1-2, 2021 12th International Sustainability Transitions Conference 2021, Karlsruhe, October 5-8, 2021.. 2021. Bento, Nuno; Fontes, Margarida; Barbosa, Juliana; MAMEDE, Ricardo Paes.
  4. From Products to Energy Transition: available knowledge and readiness for transformation in the economy. 5th Annual Conference of the Portuguese Association of Energy Economics (APEEN), online from Lisbon, January 20-21. 2021. Barbosa, J.; Bento, N.; Fontes, M.. https://apeen2021.cense.fct.unl.pt/.
  5. Diffusion of energy technology innovations in Portugal and perspectives for decarbonization. MISTRAL European research consortium webinar. 2020. Bento, N.; Fontes, M.. https://mistral-itn.eu/.
  6. Transforming Energy Services to Limit Global Warming to 1.5ºC. IoT for Smart Cities Summer School 2020, October 23. 2020. Bento, N.. http://istar.iscte-iul.pt/summerschool2020/.
  7. Diffusion of energy technology innovations in Portugal and perspectives for decarbonization. P2M 1st Webinar on CO2 capture and utilization: insights from academia and industry. 2020. Bento, N.; Fontes, M.. https://power2methane.fe.up.pt/seminar/program/.
  8. Diffusion of innovations and decarbonization. Interdisciplinary Seminar, Master (MSc) in Economics, ISCTE, Lisbon, October 6. 2020. Bento, N..
  9. Accelerating transitions – new challenges and lessons for research. The Network of Early Career Researchers in Sustainability Transitions, 4th NEST Conference. 2019. Markard, J.; Bento, N.. https://transitionsnetwork.org/april-4-5-2019-4th-nest-conference/.
  10. Transforming the energy system and organizational behavior to limit global warming to 1.5ºC. [Invited] Economic Seminar series of the Center for Economic and Finance at University of Porto (cef.UP). 2019. Bento, N.; Wilson, C.; Benigna Boza-Kiss; Arnulf Grubler. https://sigarra.up.pt/fep/pt/NOTICIAS_GERAL.VER_NOTICIA?p_nr=29249.
  11. The Transformative Potential of Ocean Energy Technologies. Interdisciplinary Seminar, Master (MSc) in Governance and Sustainability of the Sea, ISCTE, Lisbon, November 28, 2019.. 2019. Bento, N..
  12. Consequences of acceleration: Is nuclear energy in a stage of global technology decline. 10th International Sustainability Transitions Conference. 2019. Markard, J.; Bento, N.; Kittner, N.; Nuñez-Jimenez, A.. https://carleton.ca/istconference/.
  13. Recovery after disappointment: a policy perspective. 9th International Sustainability Transitions Conference. 2018. Bento, N.; Fontes, M.. http://www.confercare.manchester.ac.uk/events/ist2018/.
  14. A Low Energy Demand Scenario for Meeting the 1.5°C Target and SDGs— A Perspective on Mobility. Encontro Ciência’18 – Encontro com a Ciência e Tecnologia em Portugal, Ministério da Ciência, Tecnologia e Ensino Superior, Centro de Congressos de Lisboa, Lisboa, Julho 2-4, 2018. 2018. Bento, N.. http://www.encontrociencia.pt/.
  15. Mobility patterns in a low energy demand scenario for meeting the 1.5°C Target. [Keynote] Seminário de Mobilidade Eléctrica, Escola Superior de Tecnologia e Gestão de Viseu, Instituto Politécnico de Viseu, Maio 15, 2018. 2018. Bento, N..
  16. Conceptualizing the Temporal and the Spatial Dynamics of Formative Phases. 8th International Sustainability Transitions Conference. 2017. Bento, N.; Wilson, C.; Anadon, L.A.. http://ist2017.org/.
  17. Developing low-carbon innovations to address climate change: Analysis of hypes and investments in hydrogen cars. International Summer School on Diagnostics and Fault Tolerant Control of Fuel Cells - FCT2016, University of Technology of Belfort-Montbéliard, Belfort, July 8, 2016.. 2016. Bento, N..
  18. The Diffusion of Mobile Phones and Its Effects in Energy Demand: Key Trends, Power Needs and Impacts for the Future. Dinâmicas Socioeconómicas e Territoriais Contemporâneas. 2015. Bento, N..
  19. Regulating natural monopoly under uncertainty: the case of smart grids. 12th International Conference on the European Energy Market. 2015. Marques, V.M.; Bento, N.; Costa, P. M.. http://eem15.isel.pt/.
  20. Preparing new energy technologies for take-off:Duration and drivers of the formative phase. Science, Technology, and Public Policy Program (STPP) and Environment and Natural Resources Program (ENRP) Seminar, Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, Harvard Kennedy School. 2015. Bento, N..
  21. Dynamics of knowledge production and technology diffusion across countries: insights from the emergence of wind energy technology. 26th EAEPE Conference. 2014. Sousa, C.; Bento, N.; Fontes, M.; Sousa, C..
  22. Les incertitudes relatives à l’investissement en infrastructures pour l’hydrogène. Student section of the French Energy Economists Association Conference. 2008. Bento, N..
Activities

Supervision

Thesis Title
Role
Degree Subject (Type)
Institution / Organization
2021/09/01 - Current Post-doctoral fellow of the FCT’s funded project Sus2Trans
Supervisor of Evaldo Costa
ISCTE-Instituto Universitário de Lisboa DINÂMIA'CET Centro de Estudos sobre a Mudança Socioeconómica e o Território, Portugal
2021/08/01 - Current Ma candidate fellow of the FCT’s funded project Sus2Trans
Supervisor
ISCTE-Instituto Universitário de Lisboa DINÂMIA'CET Centro de Estudos sobre a Mudança Socioeconómica e o Território, Portugal
2021/04/01 - Current Ma fellow of the FCT’s funded project Oceantrans
Supervisor
ISCTE-Instituto Universitário de Lisboa DINÂMIA'CET Centro de Estudos sobre a Mudança Socioeconómica e o Território, Portugal
2020/03/22 - Current Socio-Technical Imaginaries of Future Energy Landscapes: How, when and where are renewable energy infrastructures acceptable?
Co-supervisor of Ross Wallace
Psychology, environmental sciences (PhD)
ISCTE-Instituto Universitário de Lisboa, Portugal
2020/05/01 - 2022/02/28 Determinants of the investment in renewable energy in Sub-Saharan African countries
Supervisor
Mestrado em Governação e Sustentabilidade do Mar (Master)
ISCTE-Instituto Universitário de Lisboa, Portugal
2021/04/01 - 2021/09/30 Ma candidate fellow of the project on optimal public procurement of innovation sponsored by the Innovation National Agency (ANI)
Co-supervisor
ISCTE-Instituto Universitário de Lisboa DINÂMIA'CET Centro de Estudos sobre a Mudança Socioeconómica e o Território, Portugal
2019/07/01 - 2021/02/01 Ma fellow of the FCT’s funded project Oceantrans at ISCTE
Supervisor
ISCTE-Instituto Universitário de Lisboa DINÂMIA'CET Centro de Estudos sobre a Mudança Socioeconómica e o Território, Portugal
2017/04/01 - 2017/06/30 The connections between ocean renewable energy technologies and established industries within the context of sustainability transitions in Europe
Co-supervisor of Tuukka Mäkitie
Visiting researcher - Supervision of PhD candidate (PhD)
TIK Center for Technology, Innovation and Culture in University of Oslo, Norway

ISCTE-Instituto Universitário de Lisboa DINÂMIA'CET Centro de Estudos sobre a Mudança Socioeconómica e o Território, Portugal

Event organisation

Event name
Type of event (Role)
Institution / Organization
2021/06/01 - 2021/06/02 Conference Between Transitions: 40 Years of DINÂMIA'CET: Retrospectives - Transversalities - Perspectives (2021/06/01 - 2021/06/02)
Conference (Member of the Organising Committee)
ISCTE-Instituto Universitário de Lisboa DINÂMIA'CET Centro de Estudos sobre a Mudança Socioeconómica e o Território, Portugal
2020/01/21 - 2020/01/22 5th Workshop do DINÂMIA’CET-IUL “Dinâmicas Socioeconómicas e Territoriais Contemporâneas” (2020/01/21)
Workshop (Member of the Organising Committee)
2018/03/12 - 2018/03/12 Conferência Internacional “Desafios da descarbonização rápida” (2018/03/12)
Conference (President of the Organising Committee)
2016/07/01 - 2016/07/02 Workshop Internacional “Estratégias Climáticas pós-COP21 e Economias Sustentáveis na Europa”, Florença (2016/07/01)
Workshop (Member of the Organising Committee)
2012/05/10 - 2012/05/12 9ª Conferência Internacional sobre o Mercado Europeu da Energia - EEM12 », Florença (2012/05/10)
Conference (Member of the Scientific Committee)
2007/12/10 - 2007/12/12 Encontro Mundial sobre Democracia Participativa, Valence e Lyon (2007/12/10)
Conference (Member of the Organising Committee)

Association member

Society Organization name Role
2021/01/01 - Current EDITS - Energy Demand changes Induced by Technological and Social innovations project network Member
2016/09/01 - Current Sustainability Transitions Research Network (STRN) Member
2015/09/06 - Current Portuguese Energy Economics Association (APEEN) Member
2012/01/01 - Current International Association for Energy Economics (IAEE) Member

Committee member

Activity description
Role
Institution / Organization
2019/09/01 - Current Membro do Conselho Científico
Member
ISCTE-Instituto Universitário de Lisboa DINÂMIA'CET Centro de Estudos sobre a Mudança Socioeconómica e o Território, Portugal

Consulting

Activity description Institution / Organization
2021/05/06 - Current Invited expert to the sounding Board for the scientific opinion on "A systemic Approach to the Energy Transition in Europe" of the Group of Chief Scientific Advisors to the European Commission European Commission, Belgium
2020/02/01 - Current Consultancy on energy technology and decarbonization Research Institute of Innovative Technology for the Earth (RITE), Japan

International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis, Austria
2019/12/18 - Current Invited expert to the International Energy Agency’s (IEA) high-level workshop ‘Energy Technology Perspectives ETP-2020 – Accelerating Clean Energy Technology Innovation’ International Energy Agency, France
2018/10/01 - Current Expert Reviewer for the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Special Report on Global Warming of 1.5ºC (SR15) (published in October 2018) Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, Germany

Interview (newspaper / magazine)

Activity description Newspaper / Forum
2020/12/01 "A revolução energética começa em casa e com pequenos gestos" - Entrevista Entrecampus
2020/04/04 "Bicicletas ou lâmpadas são mais eficientes a reduzir CO2 que grandes projetos" - entrevista Agência Lusa
2020/04/03 Na luta contra as operações climáticas o tamanho importa e quanto mais pequeno melhor - entrevista Expresso

Interview (tv / radio show)

Program Topic
2021/12/01 - Current Hora de Agir Inovação para a sustentabilidade
2021/10/04 - Current “90 Segundos Ciência” Mudança tecnológica e descarbonização
2020/11/06 - Current Sociedade Civil Casa do futuro
2020/08/05 - Current Entrevista Como a descarbonização pode contribuir para a recuperação da economia
Distinctions

Award

2022 Scientific awards ISCTE-IUL in 2021, 2020, 2019, 2017, 2016, 2015
ISCTE-Instituto Universitário de Lisboa, Portugal

Title

2011 Qualified as “Maître de conferences” (i.e. Assistant Professor) by the French National Council of Universities – Section 05 Economics (Qualification number: 11205214275)
Conseil National des Universités, France

Other distinction

2018 Certificate of Outstanding Contribution in Reviewing for scientific journals: Research Policy ('18), Environmental Innovation and Societal Transitions ('18), Technological Forecasting & Social Change ('18), Energy Policy ('17, '15)
Elsevier BV, Netherlands