Essays about: "economic efficiency"

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  1. 1. Process Simulations of Small Scale Biomass Power Plant

    University essay from Högskolan i Borås/Ingenjörshögskolan (IH)

    Author : Uchechukwu Megwai Godswill; [2014-08-11]
    Keywords : Biomass power technology; gasification; internal combustion engine ICE ; micro gas turbine MGT ; gas turbine; stirling engine; steam turbine;

    Abstract : Power generation from biomass based renewable energy technologies is a promising option in retrofitting our dependence in conventional power generation processes. The development of any society is not possible without sustainable energy and access to energy creates that environment that allows the world to thrive. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Cotton Dilemma A case study on what proceedings less powerful Members use in order to carry out challenges and discuss their economic interests within the configuration of WTO

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Ida Wertsén; [2014-07-01]
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    Abstract : Cotton has great importance to the global trade market, and could be a solution ofeconomic improvement in developing countries. Although, African cotton is generallycheaper to produce, Benin, Burkina Faso, Chad, and Mali have experienced difficulties tomaintain competitiveness on the market. READ MORE

  3. 3. Income-related inequalities in self-raported health across 29 European countries : Findings from the European Social Survey

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Centrum för forskning om ojämlikhet i hälsa (CHESS)

    Author : Olena Tigova; [2014]
    Keywords : self-reported health; inequalities; income; health inequities; Europe;

    Abstract : Background: The degree of health variation among social groups is an important indicator of population health and the efficiency of economic and social systems. Previous studies revealed existence of health inequalities across Europe, however recent studies on the contribution of income to such inequalities are scarce. READ MORE

  4. 4. Additive Manufacturing and Production of Metallic Parts in Automotive Industry : A Case Study on Technical, Economic and Environmental Sustainability Aspects

    University essay from KTH/Industriell produktion; KTH/Industriell produktion

    Author : Alexandros Beiker Kair; Konstantinos Sofos; [2014]
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    Abstract : Additive Manufacturing (AM) comprises a family of different technologies that build up parts by adding materials layer by layer at a time based on a digital 3D solid model. After thirty years of development, AM has become a mainstream manufacturing process with more materials and new technologies involved in this process. READ MORE

  5. 5. Implementing sustainable electricity production systems on Mahé in the Seychelles

    University essay from KTH/Energiteknik; KTH/Energiteknik

    Author : Paula Johnsson; Nina Haskovec; [2014]
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    Abstract : This bachelor thesis project in Renewable Energy Technology conducted as a literature study along with a field study on the main island Mahé in the Seychelles. The study aims to investigate the feasibility to add renewable energy to the grid on the densely populated  island  Mahé,  in  regards  of  an  economic  and  environmental  point  of  view. READ MORE