Essays about: "fuel savings"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 63 essays containing the words fuel savings.

  1. 1. Optimal Energy Management for Parallel Hybrid Electric Vehicles using Dynamic Programming

    University essay from KTH/Optimeringslära och systemteori

    Author : Nikita Tagner; [2017]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : In this thesis, two optimal control problems for the control of hybrid electric vehicles are formulated. The first is general formulation where both velocity and state of charge can vary. The second is a formulation where the velocity is prespecified and therefore only the state of charge can vary. READ MORE

  2. 2. Sustainable investment processes : A multiple case study of the Swedish national pension funds

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi; Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Liselotte Berggren; Yodit Berhe; [2017]
    Keywords : investment process; AP-funds; sustainable investments; SRI; ESG;

    Abstract : Today, the Swedish national pension funds (i.e. the AP-funds) are managing about 21% of the total pension savings in Sweden. READ MORE

  3. 3. Energy Efficiency Study at a Softwood Kraft Pulp Mill

    University essay from Chalmers tekniska högskola/Institutionen för energi och miljö

    Author : Alexandra Pedersén; Anton Larsson; [2017]
    Keywords : Energy auditing; Softwood Kraft Pulp Mill; secondary heating system; pinch analysis; potential for energy savings; heat exchanger network; district heating;

    Abstract : In order to achieve an increased energy efficiency within the Swedish industry the law about energy auditing in large companies has recently been implemented. The law is based on the EU Energy Efficiency Directive. The law requires that affected companies performs an energy auditing every fourth year. READ MORE

  4. 4. Robust Route Prediction in Raster Maps - Real Time Topography for Look-Ahead Control

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för datavetenskap

    Author : Sebastian Fabian; [2016]
    Keywords : raster map; route prediction; data structure; embedded; automotive; heat map; GIS; topography; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : By adapting gear changes and cruise control of a Heavy Duty Vehicle (HDV) to road inclination, fuel and time savings can be achieved. In this thesis is presented a novel method of predicting the upcoming road topography, by constructing a geographical and topographical self-learning map from which a route prediction is made. READ MORE

  5. 5. Techno-Economic Assessment of Thermal Energy Storage integration into Low Temperature District Heating Networks

    University essay from KTH/Energiteknik

    Author : Alberto Rossi Espagnet; [2016]
    Keywords : Thermal energy storage TES ; 4th Generation District Heating 4GDH ; low temperature district heating LTDH ; District heating DH ; Energy efficiency;

    Abstract : Thermal energy storage (TES) systems are technologies with the potential to enhance the efficiency and the flexibility of the coming 4th generation low temperature district heating (LTDH). Their integration would enable the creation of smarter, more efficient networks, benefiting both the utilities and the end consumers. READ MORE