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Public Support of Solar Electricity and its Impact on Households - Prosumers

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Reverse Innovation and Intercultural Management Aspects

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In today’s changing and competitive environment, innovation is crucial for the survival of any business in the marketplace. Globalization has brought both opportunities and challenges for companies in emerging economies. The intense competitive environment is compelling these companies to innovate, so as to sustain and survive. That is why the emerging market economies are transforming into centers of innovation. These innovations associate with low-cost products like health care devices, wind power, micro finance, electric cars and many more. Multinational companies used to launch new products in the developed world and later on sell the stripped-down version of products to developing parts of the world. Since a few years ago this proces is changing its direction in an opposite way. Innovations initially launched in developing countries are introduced to advanced countries (reverse innovations). This kind of actions make the managers to change the management models of their companies and deal with different intercultural aspects. The aim of this article is to present the reverse innovation idea and typology and identify the most important intercultural aspects in their management.

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The Impact of the Wind Speed on the Dynamics of the Wind Energy System

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Public reactions towards wind energy instalments. Case study: Romania and the Netherlands

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The need of a win-win regulation regarding the harmonization of advantages for the renewable energy sector and the concerns about the environment

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Factors of impact on the evolution of electricity markets from renewable energy sources: a comparison between Romania and Germany

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Economic Effects of Renewable Energy Technologies

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Critical success factors for build–operate–transfer (BOT) projects in China

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Understanding the Ecological Adoption of Solar Water Heaters Among Customers of Island Economies

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Renewable Energy Technologies as “Saving Graces” for Pacific Island Nations Fighting Climate Change

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