I've gotta write a quick 250-worder on this for tomorrow morning. I'm not really sure which side to take in answering this, so I'm hoping that there may be a few NSers that know something about this.
It seems like they need to be compatible, since "democracy may not apply to all realms of decision making." (Habermas) But at the same time, technocracy is meant to dispose of governance determining the direction of society (and the environment).
Please help if ya can. +k of course.