Essays about: "Green Energy"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 200 essays containing the words Green Energy.

  1. 1. Consumer practices in use and disposal: the sustainable fashion challenge

    University essay from Högskolan i Borås/Textilhögskolan (THS)

    Author : TERESA GALLARDO; KRISTA KORKIAKOSKI; [2014-09-19]
    Keywords : consumer behaviour; consumer practices; garment life cycle; upcycling; swapping; sustainable fashion; sustainability practices; sociocultural forces; DIY; use and disposal practices;

    Abstract : In the last two decades a drive for sustainable fashion emerged, grew and ultimately failed. In its beginnings the boom of green fashion and the saturation of labelled so-called sustainable garments, followed by the realization that most of the labelling did not hold any consistency behind it, overwhelmed consumers and made them immune to the effects of green marketing. READ MORE

  2. 2. Rapid Bio-methanation of Syngas by High Cell-density in Reverse Membrane Bioreactors

    University essay from Högskolan i Borås/Ingenjörshögskolan (IH)

    Author : Konstantinos Chandolias; [2014-06-08]
    Keywords : syngas; fermentation; reverse; membrane; bioreactor; bio-methanation; high cell density;

    Abstract : Syngas fermentation via gasification is a two-stage process, which contains gasification of feedstock into syngas and syngas bio-methanation by anaerobic microorganisms. This project is a study on syngas fermentation. The gasification feedstock can be difficult-to-degrade solid waste so; waste volumes are reduced while green energy is produced. READ MORE

  3. 3. Plan for evaluation of Austin Energy Green Building’s Multifamily Rating Program

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för tillämpad fysik och elektronik

    Author : Martina Engman Reed; [2014]
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    Abstract : Austin Energy Green Building (AEGB) started their multifamily rating program in 1999. It is a green building program where participants can receive different ratings, 1-5 stars, depending on how many requirements the building fulfills. READ MORE

  4. 4. Modeling of energy utilization of tourism industry to predict the future energy demand to showcase Sri Lanka - The ‘Miracle of Asia’

    University essay from Högskolan i Gävle/Avdelningen för bygg- energi- och miljöteknik

    Author : Kumudu Nanditilaka Amarawardhana; [2014]
    Keywords : tourism industry; energy utilization;

    Abstract : Tourism industry in Sri Lanka shares a substantial amount of GDP (Gross Domestic Product) and predicts an immense expansion within a short time frame. Owing to its energy intensiveness and competitiveness, a scrutiny in the energy utilization and the related impact on the environment is crucial. READ MORE

  5. 5. Comparison of Chinese Green Building Standard with Western Green Building standards

    University essay from KTH/Energiteknik

    Author : Yang Zhou; [2014]
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    Abstract : With rapid economic growth and urbanization in China, the Chinese building sector now accounted for a large amount of its energy usage and pollution. In order to minimize the environmental effect, the Ministry of Urban and Rural Development (MOHURD) has set a goal that 30% of all new constructed buildings will be green by 2020. READ MORE