Essays about: "environmental impact"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 1340 essays containing the words environmental impact.

  1. 1. Possible solutions to the failure of agri-environmental measures. Could increasing collaboration and knowledge save biodiversity?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Miljövetenskaplig utbildning

    Author : Julia Weber; [2017]
    Keywords : Agri-environmental measures; agri-environmental schemes; ecological focus areas; farmers preferences; collective participation; Agriculture and Food Sciences;

    Abstract : The common agricultural policy (CAP) has been stated as one of the most important policies within the European Union (EU), and is the fundament for agricultural development in the member states. However, the CAP has been stated to effect biodiversity in a negative way. READ MORE

  2. 2. "Be the Change?" - Exploring the Environmental Mitigation Potential of Lifestyle Changes in Europe Using a Multi-Regional Input-Output Model

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ekosystemteknik (CI); Lunds universitet/Miljö- och energisystem

    Author : Ruben Lundström; [2017]
    Keywords : Sustainable Consumption; Climate Mitigation; Lifestyles; Europe; MRIO; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Är det möjligt för konsumenter att vara förändringen man vill se i samhället, och därmed bidra till en hållbarare framtid? Med hjälp av en modell baserad på Multi-Regional Input-Output (MRIO) analys undersöks den miljömässiga potentialen av olika livsstilar i EU. Europeiska hushålls fotavtryck för koldioxid, toxicitet, vatten och land beräknas för olika konsumtionsmönster. READ MORE

  3. 3. Att utforma en plats i en historisk miljö : ett gestaltningsförslag för en ny utemiljö kring Café Mandeltårtan i Ronneby

    University essay from SLU/Department of Landscape Architecture, Planning and Management (from 130101)

    Author : Emma Svensson; [2017]
    Keywords : Café Mandeltårtan; Ronneby Brunnspark; historisk miljö; gestaltning; bevarande; plats;

    Abstract : Denna uppsats med tillhörande gestaltningsförslag tar sin utgångspunkt i en historisk miljö i anslutning till Ronneby Brunnspark. På platsen ligger idag ett populärt café. Min uppgift har varit att göra ett gestaltningsförslag för utemiljön kring cafébyggnaden. READ MORE

  4. 4. Residential Energy Information Systems: A Technology Acceptance Approach

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för informatik

    Author : Hussien Haitham; Ebba Gullstrand; [2017]
    Keywords : Perceived Usefulness; Energy Analytics; Energy Informatics; Technology Acceptance; Energy Information System EIS ; Energy Consumption; Social Factors; Participant Characteristics; Perceived Risks and Benefits.; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Technology and information systems has been instrumental in supporting multiple industries for the past 3 decades. The rapid growth of information and communication technology has led to better understanding to utilize these techs in solving many existing environmental issues. READ MORE

  5. 5. Designing for sustainable grocery shopping : A conceptual design to encourage sustainable shopping

    University essay from KTH/Medieteknik och interaktionsdesign, MID

    Author : Sam André Ajami Gale Rashidi; [2017]
    Keywords : interaction design; design; sustainability; shopping; LCA; grocery;

    Abstract : Climate change is one of the biggest issues that the world faces today, and one of the biggest contributors to climate change are groceries. This paper aims at using digital artefacts to create a product or design that will encourage the user to shop more environmentally friendly. READ MORE