Essays about: "A village life"

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  1. 1. 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

  2. 2. 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

  3. 3. 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

  4. 4. Power to the Philippines - A life cycle assessment study comparing renewable and non-renewable off grid energy supply systems

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Miljö- och energisystem; Lunds universitet/Ekosystemteknik

    Author : Sebastian Engström; Simon Berglund; [2015]
    Keywords : Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : The Philippines is an island nation in South East Asia consisting of more than 7 000 separate islands. The Philippines is the country in the world that is most often struck by tropical storm; every year between 6 and 9 typhoons hit land in the Philippines. READ MORE

  5. 5. Spatial variation of infiltration properties in Paria, Oruro, Bolivia

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Teknisk geologi; Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Teknisk vattenresurslära

    Author : Martin Rosén; [2015]
    Keywords : Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Water is necessary for all life and one of the most important natural resources. The water resources problems were the reason why the project Development of the Altiplano area in Bolivia: a collaboration between Lund University (Sweden) and San Andres University in La Paz (Bolivia) was started. READ MORE