Essays about: "Green Energy"

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  1. 1. Energy for information: the green promise of the Node Pole data centres

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Isaak VIE; [2017]
    Keywords : Sustainable Development; Data Centre; Node Pole; Energy Consumption; Efficiency; Energy Security;

    Abstract : Data centres are key to high availability and around the clock access to information. As the number of data centres increases to satisfy the demand for data, so does their energy consumption. This thesis is a case study of the data centres located in the Node Pole region in the North of Sweden. READ MORE

  2. 2. Economic growth: help or hinder for sustainability? : an investigation of perspectives on economic growth and sustainability within the Swedish environmental movement

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Hanna Bach; [2017]
    Keywords : environmental NGOs; meta-governance; sustainability science; Q-methodology; green think-tanks; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : There is a longstanding debate between environmentalists and economists regarding the possibility to combine economic growth and sustainability. So far, the neoliberal economists’ argumentation for a capitalist economic system with everlasting economic growth has been the dominating paradigm. READ MORE

  3. 3. Waste management at Electrolux : Proposals for a New Waste Management- and Waste Reporting System

    University essay from KTH/Industriell ekologi

    Author : Philip Rosberg; [2017]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : There has been an increased trend and awareness, during the past two decades, for globalcompanies to assess their environmental impact. And when it comes to waste management,there are at this point few disarmaments that an increased awareness of companies’ resource-,and waste streams can have positive financial outcomes, if actions are taken. READ MORE

  4. 4. Climate in mind - climate-adapted neighborhood design : a case study from Nyhamnen in Malmö, Sweden

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Anna-Lena Sauer; [2017]
    Keywords : Nyhamnen; Malmö; SymbioCity Approach; Sustainability Science; urban green spaces; multifunctional space; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Cities affected by the impacts of climate change have to find new ways to adapt to the variability in weather patterns, such as heavy rainfalls and storms. The coastal city Malmö, a former industrial city, aims to be carbon neutral by 2020 and provided by 100 percent renewable energies in 2030. READ MORE

  5. 5. Tidal Power

    University essay from KTH/Maskinkonstruktion (Inst.); KTH/Maskinkonstruktion (Inst.)

    Author : Fritiof Lembke; Tarek Penser; [2017]
    Keywords : Minesto; modellering; tidvattenkraft;

    Abstract : Tidal power is a relatively new area within renewable energy with great potential in some areas of the world. One of the companies working with this is Minesto, and they have developed a technology called Deep Green that uses a kite that is attached to the seabed to generate electricity. READ MORE