Essays about: "clean"

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  1. 1. Residential wood combustion, cancer risk frequency and costs in Sweden : A review of instruments using the MCA methodology

    University essay from KTH/Industriell ekologi

    Author : Matilda Watz; [2017]
    Keywords : Air pollution; Socioeconomic costs; PM2.5; B a P; MCA; Environmental management; Environmental policy; Residential wood combustion; Luftföroreningar; Samhällsekonomiska kostnader; PM2.5; B a P; MCA; Miljömanagement; Miljöpolicy; Vedeldning;

    Abstract : Air pollution cause approximately 5000 premature deaths in Sweden each year. Residential wood combustion of solid biomass (RWC) is responsible for at least 1000 based on a relative risk coefficient of 17 % per 10 μg/m3 exposure. READ MORE

  2. 2. Mocking SaaS Cloud for Testing

    University essay from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för programvaruteknik; Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för programvaruteknik

    Author : Simon Svensgård; Johannes Henriksson; [2017]
    Keywords : Mock-Object; Cloud Computing; Testing; Test-Evaluation; Mock-Objekt; Molntjänster; Testning; Testutvärdering;

    Abstract : In this paper we evaluate how software testing is affected by the usage of a mock-object, a dummy implementation of a real object, in place of having data in a cloud that is accessed through an API. We define the problems for testing that having data in the cloud brings, which of these problems a mock-object can remedy and what problems there are with testing using the mock-object. READ MORE

  3. 3. 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

  4. 4. 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

  5. 5. Quantifying the Impact of Community Social Capital on Sustainable Development in Uganda: The influence of water user committees in mitigating deterioration of household access to safe water

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Socialmedicin och global hälsa

    Author : Jacqueline Kisakye; [2017]
    Keywords : water management; social capital; sustainable development; water user committees; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Background: while access to safe water in Uganda increased between the early 1990s and 2010, current studies are showing that many safe water sources are not being properly maintained and so end up being abandoned. Since the maintenance of safe water sources is under the jurisdiction of water user committees (WUCs), this study seeks to measure the ability of water user committees in mitigating a deterioration in access to safe water. READ MORE