NCN 2017/01/X/HS4/00246

Determinants of green energy acceptance among residential consumers in Poland

Grant no.: NCN 2017/01/X/HS4/0024
Funding agency: National Science Centre (NCN), Poland
Funding scheme: MINIATURA
Funding period: 18.08.2017-17.08.2018 (12 months)
Budget: 35 090 PLN
Title in Polish: Determinanty skłonności do płacenia za zieloną energię przez sektor gospodarstw domowych w Polsce

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Aims and scope:

Collect empirical data by means of a standardized telephone survey to calibrate an agent-based model of green energy diffusion among residential consumers in Poland.


  1. Conduct a standardized telephone survey of household electricity consumers in Poland (N=500).
  2. Explore and analyze the determinants of the willingness to pay for green energy in the Polish residential sector.
  3. Calibrate an agent-based model of green energy diffusion.


Peer-reviewed articles in JCR-listed journals

2018 (1+)

  1. A. Kowalska-Pyzalska (2019) Do consumers want to pay for green electricity? A case study from Poland, Sustainability 11(5), 1310  (
  2. A. Kowalska-Pyzalska (2018) An empirical analysis of green electricity adoption among residential consumers in Poland, Sustainability 10(7), 2281  (doi: 10.3390/su10072281).

Book chapters

Conference papers

Forthcoming publications, submitted papers and work in progress

Selected posters and conference talks

  1. A. Kowalska-Pyzalska (2018) Determinants of green electricity adoption among residential consumers in Poland: An empirical analysis, 15th International Conference on the European Energy Market (EEM18), 27-29.06.2018, Łódź, Poland [oral presentation].
  2. A. Kowalska-Pyzalska (2018) Household willingness to pay for green electricity in Poland, 11th International Workshop on “Empirical Methods in Energy Economics” (EMEE 2018), 14-15.06.2018, Milan, Italy [poster].

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