Essays about: "CO2eq"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 15 essays containing the word CO2eq.

  1. 1. Developing a Parameterized Embodied Emissions Calculator for telecommunication networks equipment (PEEC)

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Maël Madon; [2021]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Temperature on the surface of the earth has already increased by 1°C above pre-industriallevels. To have a chance to keep global warming under 1,5°C, greenhouse gas emissions fromhuman activities should be halved by 2030, reaching net zero in 2050. Every business sectoris concerned. READ MORE

  2. 2. Potential for mitigating GHG emissions at a Swedish wastewater treatment plant – a life cycle approach

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi

    Author : Nina Aldén; [2020]
    Keywords : GHG emissions; Wastewater treatment; Sewage sludge; Life cycle analysis; Mitigation; Carbon footprint; Global warming potential;

    Abstract : To meet the national and international climate goals every potential GHG mitigating effort needs to be addressed. The aim of this thesis is to investigate if the wastewater treatment plant (WWTP), Ekebyhov, can reduce its GHG emissions by making changes inthe treatmentprocess. The main GHGs emitted from WWT areN2O, CH4and CO2. READ MORE

  3. 3. Mobility Solutions in Swedish Municipalities

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Author : Sebastian Maric; [2020]
    Keywords : transport solutions; sustainable transports; mobility transitions; car lock-in; automobile lock in; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Despite that transports contribute to around a quarter of all global energy-related CO2 emissions, the question of how the sector’s emissions are best reduced remains unclear. To fill this gap, this thesis investigates what both academia and the Swedish Climate Policy Council recommend to be the best ways of reducing transport emissions. READ MORE

  4. 4. Market regulations targeting emissions from the European Union's milk industry - An Environmental Economic Thesis

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Elin Ekström; Emelie Åsbrink; [2019-08-08]
    Keywords : Samhällsvetenskapligt miljövetarprogram;

    Abstract : The objective of the thesis is to investigate how two different emission tax levels can change the greenhouse gas emissions from the European Union’s milk industry. The two different tax levels are an EU ETS price of 25.85 euros per tonne of emissions and a Pigouvian tax of 42 euros per tonne of emissions. READ MORE

  5. 5. Reuse of Construction Materials

    University essay from Högskolan Dalarna/Energiteknik

    Author : Jane de Fatima Dias; [2018]
    Keywords : Life Cycle Assessment LCA ; Reuse; Environment; Embodied energy; Building materials.;

    Abstract : The building and construction sectors are one of the main contributors to the socio-economic development of a country. Globally, these sectors generate around 5% to 10% of national employment and around 5% to 15% of a country's gross domestic product during construction, use and demolition. READ MORE