Essays about: "Green Energy"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 302 essays containing the words Green Energy.

  1. 1. From Waste to Bioethanol - A Feasibility Study on Animal Bedding

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Kemiteknik (CI)

    Author : Ajsa Hodzic; Desirée Karlsson; [2017]
    Keywords : Bioethanol; Biofuels; Second generation bioethanol; Animal Bedding; Fermentation; SSF; SSCF; Lignocellulose; Chemical Engineering; Kemiteknik; Bioteknik; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : For the year 2020, the European Union has set common goals to aim for regarding the environment. One of them being to reduce the green house gas (GHG) emissions by 20 percent. The world population is increasing, consequently increasing the demand for energy and food. READ MORE

  2. 2. Patenting Activity in the Solar Industry : How to Speed Up the Transition to a Decarbonized Economy

    University essay from KTH/Nationalekonomi

    Author : Luis Perez; [2017]
    Keywords : Innovation; Solar Energy; Climate Change; Panel Data; Innovation; Solenergi; Klimatförändring; Panel Data; Inovación; Energía Solar; Cambio Climático; Datos de Panel;

    Abstract : Presently fewer than one in ten patented inventions are green, while it is broadly assumed that a substantially larger fraction will be needed to address the climate challenge. Recent literature has addressed this topic by developing theoretical growth models with endogenous and directed technical change. READ MORE

  3. 3. Carbon forestry and local livelihoods : a case study on poverty in Uganda

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Tove Ellingsen; [2017]
    Keywords : local livelihoods; capitals; Uganda; villagers; perception;

    Abstract : Green Resources is one of the largest companies engaged in carbon forestry on the African continent. The Green Resources carbon forestry plantation in northern Uganda is a particularly interesting case in a Swedish perspective, because the Swedish Energy Agency is committed to buying its carbon emissions reductions within a clean development mechanism (CDM) project under the Kyoto protocol. READ MORE

  4. 4. Improvement of RANS Forest Model via Closure Coefficient Modification

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Geoffrey DeSena; [2017]
    Keywords : wind; turbulence; forest; model; RANS; Lopes; closure; WindSim;

    Abstract : As wind farms continue to take up more land throughout Northern Europe, developers are looking to sparsely populated areas, particularly in northern Fennoscandia, which hosts strong winds but also mixed and patchy forests over complex terrain. The complexity makes wind resource assessments difficult, raising uncertainty and therefore cost. READ MORE

  5. 5. Integration of Large Scale Wind Power and the Issue of Flexibility

    University essay from KTH/Industriell ekologi

    Author : Gabriel Claesson; [2017]
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    Abstract : The increase of wind power in the power gridsystem is becoming more noticeable. This is somewhat due to climate change and the need for more energy. As wind power is considered a green renewable energy resource and its one of the cheapest ways of generating power during operation, it has become more of afavorable energy resource. READ MORE