Essays about: "challenges in distribution of services"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 31 essays containing the words challenges in distribution of services.

  1. 1. Where-Else : Creating a dialogue tool to enhance green space allocation for the mitigation of noise and water runoff in urban settings.

    University essay from KTH/Strategiska hållbarhetsstudier

    Author : Elsemieke Jolien Juffer; [2018]
    Keywords : climate change; resilience; dialogue; urbanisation; water; sound.;

    Abstract : Cities around the world encounter global challenges, of which climate change is one. Urbanisation is resulting in inflexible land uses that are hard to reverse and cause fragmentation of green areas, which therefore decline in quality and contribute to the cities’ vulnerability to climate change. READ MORE

  2. 2. Watering down justice : energy justice in the Inga dams case in the DRC

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Ruth Krüger; [2017]
    Keywords : hydroelectric dams; energy justice; sustainability science; Democratic Republic of Congo; post-colonial context; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The focus of this thesis is energy justice and sustainability science, and the argument is based on a case study of the Inga dams. Substantial further development of hydropower is planned at the Inga dams, located on the Congo River in the Democratic Republic of Congo. READ MORE

  3. 3. Intelligent Scheduling for Yarn : Using Online Machine Learning

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för informations- och kommunikationsteknik (ICT)

    Author : Zahin Azher Rashid; [2017]
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    Abstract : Many big companies who provide cloud infrastructure, platforms and services have to face a lot of challenges in dealing with big data and execution of thousands of tasks that run on servers. Thousands of servers running in cloud consume a large amount of energy which increases operating cost to a great extent for companies hosting infrastructures and platforms as services. READ MORE

  4. 4. Developing a Business Model for Commercial Electric Vehicle Charging Infrastructure

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Internationella miljöinstitutet

    Author : Sean Martin; [2016]
    Keywords : vehicle electrification; urban goods distribution; zero-emission fleet; commercial electric vehicle; electro-mobility services; green logistics; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : The adoption of commercial electric vehicles (CEVs) is beginning to pick up traction by fleet operators and vehicle manufacturers. Carbon emission legislation, fuel prices and improving battery technology are ever-increasing the attractiveness of the business case for electric vehicles. READ MORE

  5. 5. How Provider Value is Perceived in regards to Integrated Product Service Offerings and why : A case study

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Linköpings universitet/Industriell miljöteknikTekniska fakulteten

    Author : Mattias Ödling; [2015]
    Keywords : Provider Value ;

    Abstract : As companies grow larger and become more international, it is likely that it comes to a point where it would be cheaper to produce on site, or at least have distribution centers, rather than having a centralized production that requires long range shipping. As this occurs, there is a wide range of challenges that the company must face, however these challenges are by now well documented and while not to be underestimated and called “easy” it is nothing new as a wide range of companies have done it before. READ MORE