Essays about: "Capacity Building"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 416 essays containing the words Capacity Building.

  1. 1. Challenges within Scaling: Tradeoffs and Tensions

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Jasmine Afshari; [2021-07-01]
    Keywords : Sustainability; Corporate Social; Responsibility; Capacity Building; Scaling; Collaboration; ; Value Creation; Business Model; Business Model Innovation;

    Abstract : Clothing brands implementation of supply chain sustainability in regards to controlling the labor rights of suppliers has long taken the form of auditing, compliance and monitoring. However, critics argue that these methods are not designed to protect labor rights and improve working conditions, but rather to prevent damage to brands reputations, as well as limit their legal responsibility. READ MORE

  2. 2. Applications of steel-plate composite structures for nuclear modular construction

    University essay from KTH/Betongbyggnad

    Author : Yann Vicedo; [2021]
    Keywords : nuclear concrete structures; modular construction; steel-plate composite modules; kärnkraftsbetongkonstruktioner; modulär konstruktion; kompositmoduler av stålplåt;

    Abstract : Despite being the world’s second most important low-carbon source of electricity, the development of nuclear capacities is limited and does not comply with the International Energy Agency’s Sustainable Development Scenario. One of the main reasons for this lack of development is high and increasing costs of new nuclear capacities. READ MORE

  3. 3. Techno-economic analysis of power‑to‑heat‑to‑power storage for a residential building

    University essay from Högskolan Dalarna/Institutionen för information och teknik

    Author : Alicia López de Ceballos Regife; [2021]
    Keywords : Solar energy; storage; PV installation; Li‑ion; residential sector; latent heat; high temperature; hot water tank; hybrid PV; heat pump; self-consumption; CHP; optimization; Nedler and Mead.;

    Abstract : Despite the share of renewable energies worldwide is increasing, which can help in reducing the CO2 emissions, their unpredictability has become a problem due to the mismatch between generation and demand. Among the different alternatives to solve this problem, energy storage is a very interesting solution. READ MORE

  4. 4. ACCOMMODATION, CONTENTION, AND TRANSFORMATION – MAPPING THE FIELD OF GREEN TRANSITION POLITICS IN DENMARK FROM 2007 to 2020

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Sociologiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Sociologi

    Author : Mads Schou Jensen; [2021]
    Keywords : social movement studies; climate politics; field theory; green transition; strategic decision-making; climatization; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Climate change has become an all-encompassing problem as CO2 accumulating in the atmosphere sets the pace of temperature increases in our rapidly warming world. In attempting to make society ‘green,’ environmental movements have pursued different strategies through different political constellations. READ MORE

  5. 5. Implementation of Battery Energy Storage Systems in Residential Buildings : A case study of a multifamily building in southern Sweden, exploring profitability, self-sufficiency and environmental performance

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Energisystem; Linköpings universitet/Energisystem

    Author : Agnes Berg; Emelie Detert; [2021]
    Keywords : Residential Battery Energy Storage; Energilagring Batterier;

    Abstract : Energy storage is of increasing interest as an enabler of incorporating renewable intermittent power in the power systems globally. There are several technologies for energy storage, and this thesis focuses on battery energy storage systems (BESS). READ MORE