Essays about: "A village life"

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  1. 1. Design of a PV-Diesel Hybrid System with Unreliable Grid Connection in Lebanon

    University essay from Högskolan Dalarna/Energiteknik

    Author : Sophia Alayan; [2016]
    Keywords : Battery; Diesel generator; Hybrid power system; HOMER; PV Modules; optimization of solar PV diesel hybrid system for residential loads.;

    Abstract : This thesis is a study on integration of photovoltaic generators into an existing diesel-unreliable grid connected system at the Lebanese village of Khiam. The main goal of implementing PV-diesel hybrid system is to reduce diesel consumption and the import of fossil fuel used in electricity power supply. READ MORE

  2. 2. Rural Electrification in East Malaysia : Achieving optimal power generation system and sustainability of rural electrification projects

    University essay from KTH/Energiteknik

    Author : Tian Shen Liang; [2016]
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    Abstract : The objectives of this project are to propose improvements to one of the civil society organisations, Lightup Borneo, helping it to attain an optimal power generation system capable of supplying reliable and continuous electricity, as well as to achieve sustainability of rural electrification projects.The project spans six months; methodology includes desk research, field research, case study and simulation using HOMER. READ MORE

  3. 3. Motivations for Greener Living : Lessons from a South African Eco-Village

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Adam Györgyfalvai Lindgren; [2016]
    Keywords : Post-materialism; eco-village; green living; Lynedoch Eco-Village; transition initiative;

    Abstract : By means of a case study of a small, socially mixed, and ecologically oriented community in South Africa, known as the Lynedoch Eco-Village, this thesis sets out to identify motivations of people from different socio-economic backgrounds for joining such a community, and as a result live a more sustainable life. The case was studied during a minor field study (MFS) in the South African spring of 2015, during which sixteen eco-villagers were interviewed. READ MORE

  4. 4. Decentralized Polygeneration Energy Systems: A General Overview on the Important Aspects

    University essay from KTH/Energiteknik; KTH/Energiteknik

    Author : Ingrid Karlsson; Elise Ramqvist; [2016]
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    Abstract : A polygeneration system is a small-scale energy system with multiple components of different technologies. The system consists of generations and storage that is sized and configured to match a specific demand. With these decentralized energy systems, located close to the end user, local energy resources can be used easily. READ MORE

  5. 5. Sitting with The Fisherman

    University essay from Konstfack/Textil

    Author : Chamaikarn Pai Chartsiri; [2015]
    Keywords : Fishing net; Fishnet; Fishing net technique; Textile; Conceptual design; Traditional craftsmanship;

    Abstract : The scene of a local motorcycle taxi driver hand-knitting a small fishing net at his stand next to a canal will never fade away from my childhood memory. It was the first time I saw the life behind the fishing net. Throughout my textile practice, I’ve reconsidered the fishing net with curiosity and nostalgia. READ MORE