Essays about: "economic efficiency"

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  1. 1. Investigation and evaluation of high-rise buildings in IDA ICE : A comparative study of energy efficient residential high-rise buildings in different climates

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

    Author : Rasmus Hasselrot; [2015]
    Keywords : ee-highrise; ida ice; energy technology; passive house;

    Abstract : This thesis is part of the major EU project EE-Highrise. The main objective of the EU project is to investigate high-rise buildings in different climates considering energy use, sustainability and cultural and economic differences in different countries. A demo high-rise building has been built in the capital of Slovenia. READ MORE

  2. 2. Water trading in Melbourne : A risk review

    University essay from KTH/Industriell ekologi

    Author : Hanna Eggestrand; [2015]
    Keywords : Melbourne; water trading market; risk; opportunity; threat; Melbourne; vattenhandel -marknad; risk; möjlighet; hot;

    Abstract : The water industry in Melbourne is facing a range of challenges associated with a notoriously varying climate and population growth. As a response to this, new water entitlement arrangements were introduced in 2014, seeking to promote a more integrated water cycle management. READ MORE

  3. 3. Demand Response Application forReliability Enhancement in Electricity Market

    University essay from KTH/Elektroteknisk teori och konstruktion

    Author : Javier Romera Pérez; [2015]
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    Abstract : The term reliability is related with the adequacy and security during operation of theelectric power system, supplying the electricity demand over time and saving thepossible contingencies because every inhabitant needs to be supplied with electricity intheir day to day. Operating the system in this way entails spending money. READ MORE

  4. 4. System Simulation of Thermal Energy Storage involved Energy Transfer model in Utilizing Waste heat in District Heating system Application

    University essay from KTH/Kraft- och värmeteknologi

    Author : Ludwin Garay Rosas; [2015]
    Keywords : Phase change material; Thermal energy storage; Energy system; Latent heat; District heating system;

    Abstract : Nowadays continuous increase of energy consumption increases the importance of replacing fossil fuels with renewable energy sources so the CO2 emissions can be reduced. To use the energy in a more efficient way is also favorable for this purpose. READ MORE

  5. 5. Efficiency of Foreign Debt Portfolio Management in Emerging Economies

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Economics, Finance and Statistics; Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Economics, Finance and Statistics

    Author : Sapto Adinugrahan; Mochamad Ridwan; [2015]
    Keywords : Public debt management; Foreign debt portfolio; Exchange rate exposure; Emerging economies; Currency composition;

    Abstract : Fluctuation of exchange rate has affected the increasing burden of foreign debt payment in emerging economies. This issue has negatively influenced the economic growth. It has been a severe obstacle considering that governments have to issue public debt denominated in foreign currency to finance the budget deficit. READ MORE