Essays about: "Carbon footprint"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 143 essays containing the words Carbon footprint.

  1. 1. Extended Gate - Barriers and opportunities for intermodal improvements, a case study of Port of Gothenburg

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : David Hällgren; Erik Bengtsson; [2020-06-17]
    Keywords : Extended Gate; inland terminal; port supply chain integration;

    Abstract : MSc in Logistics and Transport Management.... READ MORE

  2. 2. Re-thinking green roof design : The prospect of a carbon sink structure investigated through a life cycle cost-benefit analysis

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Internationella miljöinstitutet

    Author : Aziliz Le Rouzo; [2020]
    Keywords : Carbon Footprint; Green Roof Design; Carbon Sink; Cost-Effectiveness; Life cycle Cost-Benefit Analysis; Green Roofs; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : Green Roofs (GRs) have been used worldwide as a solution for greening cities, while providing useful services to society such as storm water management, improved air quality, energy savings, and increased biodiversity, to name a few. However, the environmental impact of their structure has been understudied, and more importantly, the carbon cost related to the use of materials that have a high carbon footprint has received little to no attention. READ MORE

  3. 3. Investigation of Internal Diesel Injector Deposits on fuel injector performance for proposal of injector test rig test method.

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Elektricitetslära

    Author : David Bergstrand; [2020]
    Keywords : Internal Diesel Injector Deposits; IDID; Injector; Fuel system; Injector performance;

    Abstract : With increasing demands for lowering emissions from diesel engines, bio fuel has been introduced to the fuel mixture. This fuel is based on vegetable oil with a much smaller carbon footprint than fossil fuel. READ MORE

  4. 4. Evaluation of the In-House Production of Insulation Material for Meal Kits - A Case Study at HelloFresh

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Förpackningslogistik

    Author : Anne Bauer; [2020]
    Keywords : in-house production; food packaging; insulation material; sustainability; paper-based; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Meal-kit boxes are considered a solution to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by reducing the food waste in the supply chain and households. Nevertheless, the consumers are concerned about the amount of packaging that comes with such a box, which is connected to higher carbon emissions than a grocery store meal. READ MORE

  5. 5. Corporate Carbon Neutrality - A Systems Perspective on Current Conceptualizations Within the Textile & Clothing Industries in Respect of the Multilateral Climate Target to Establish a Net-Zero Economy

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Maja Sophia Wiegand; Maximilian Hagl; [2020]
    Keywords : Corporate Carbon Neutrality; Carbon Footprint; Systems Perspective; Climate Change; Organizational Theory; Net-Zero Economy;

    Abstract : Purpose – The research aims to critically evaluate the impact of current corporate carbon neutrality (CCN) conceptualizations within the textile & clothing (T&C) industries from a systems perspective in respect of the multilateral climate target to establish a net-zero economy by 2050. Contemporary mistrust and seemingly varying CCN conceptualizations may result in the collapse of the entire concept or may lead to miss the intentional target of fundamental climate change mitigation at large. READ MORE