Essays about: "social sustainable development"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 633 essays containing the words social sustainable development.

  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. Teaching sustainability in a geographical context

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet / Institutionen för ekonomi och samhälle

    Author : Marie Norman; [2014-02-07]
    Keywords : Utbildning för hållbar utveckling; geografiundervisning; geografiskt sammanhang; fältstudie; Serbien; Education for sustainable development ESD; geography teaching; geographical context; field study; Serbia;

    Abstract : This study explains how different factors of the geographical context shape geography teachers’ understanding and teaching of sustainable development in primary education in Serbia. The idea of sustainability is interpreted differently depending on the locally unique conditions that constitute the geographical context. READ MORE

  3. 3. Minimizing CO2 emission by following ZEB strategies

    University essay from Mittuniversitetet/Avdelningen för ekoteknik och hållbart byggande

    Author : Elaheh Jalilzadehazhari; [2014]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : AbstractBuildings play an important role in formulating sustainable development, which can help todecrease environmental impacts, such as energy resource depletion, environmental deteriorationand climate change due to the use of fossil base fuels. The zero energy/emission concept isgaining interest as a renewable energy resource. READ MORE

  4. 4. How to achieve a strategic sustainable supply chain management (SSCM)? : A case study of Swedish Global enterprise in wire and cable industry-Habia Cable

    University essay from Högskolan i Gävle/Avdelningen för Industriell utveckling, IT och Samhällsbyggnad; Högskolan i Gävle/Avdelningen för Industriell utveckling, IT och Samhällsbyggnad

    Author : Yingli Li; Heshan Ye; [2014]
    Keywords : sustainability; SCM; corporate social responsibility CSR ; sustainable SCM SSCM ;

    Abstract : The concept of sustainability has become a buzzword in today’s business marketplace. Particularly, the incorporation of sustainability into Supply Chain Management (SCM) has received a great deal of attention from companies of all sizes and even involved a wide range of industries in recent years. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Directive on the Deployment of Alternative Fuels Infrastructure : An analysis of its effects on the market uptake of natural gas vehicles

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Karl Törnmarck; [2014]
    Keywords : Sustainable Development; natural gas; transport; EU; microeconomics; policy; energy.; Hållbar utveckling; naturgas; transport; EU; mikroeconomi; policy; energi;

    Abstract : The EU transport sector is currently extremely dependent on foreign oil and the import bill for this fuel was in 2011 approximately € 210 billion. The European Commission (EC) claims that this dependency will eventually affect the member states’ economic security and mobility as oil is a finite resource. READ MORE