Essays about: "Climate Controlling"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 73 essays containing the words Climate Controlling.

  1. 1. Local Public Actors’ Flood Risk Perceptions and the Connection to Flood Risk Management : A Comparative Case Study of the Municipalities of Karlstad and Kristinehamn

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Frida Jansson; [2022]
    Keywords : Sustainable Development; Risk Perception; Flooding; Disaster Risk Reduction; Risk Management; Cultural Theory of Risk;

    Abstract : The frequency and severity of floods have increased due to climate change and achieving successful disaster risk reduction is deemed crucial to attain preparedness and sustainability. The responsibility for society’s preparedness mainly resides with local public actors. READ MORE

  2. 2. Controlling the Uncontrollable? : A qualitative content analysis of the United Nations Sendai Framework and its reflection of disaster risk reduction in a risk society.

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Ida Lindberg; [2022]
    Keywords : Disaster risk reduction; the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction 2015-2030; natural hazards; the United Nations; climate change; control; resilience; uncertainty; humanitarian aid;

    Abstract : Occurrences of extreme weather events are increasing due to the ongoing climate change driven by human actions. In parallel, this triggers a growing need for humanitarian action in the future to help those impacted by disasters. READ MORE

  3. 3. Synergies of nutrient fractions for fertilization in agriculture

    University essay from SLU/Department of Biosystems and Technology (from 130101)

    Author : Linda Adjei; [2022]
    Keywords : Phosphorus; Wastewater; Polonite; molybdenum blue spectrophotometry; Fertilizer; Sunflower; Plant growth;

    Abstract : A few countries are controlling the worlds phosphate reserves and this raw material is depleting at a faster rate. Most of the mined phosphate rock comes from Morocco and the Russia area which has unstable security. Studies shows that about 40% of potash export and 28% of nitrogen and phosphorus (P) fertilizer products comes from the Russia area. READ MORE

  4. 4. Energy efficiency measures for a culturally valuable building : An energy investigation and related suggestions for a q1,2-marked building

    University essay from Mälardalens universitet/Akademin för ekonomi, samhälle och teknik

    Author : Martin Åkerfeldt; Markus Pettersson; [2022]
    Keywords : Heating systems; IDA ICE; Smart building; Valhalla;

    Abstract : Valhalla is an old school building constructed in the beginning of the 20th century. Originally designed to be used as a school for girls, the building is now being used for cultural purposes and decaying. READ MORE

  5. 5. Do TCFD supporters obtain better debt financing terms? A global study on how company bond yields are affected by the decision to support the TCFD.

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för redovisning och finansiering

    Author : Gustav Andersson; Oscar Norman; [2022]
    Keywords : TCFD; Asymmetric Information; Disclosure; Signaling; Yield;

    Abstract : This thesis analyzes the impact of companies supporting the Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD), more specifically, the impact on their bond yields. As prior literature suggests that higher quality disclosures decrease companies' cost of capital and the TCFD aims to help companies provide relevant climate-related disclosures to the financial market, this thesis aims to test if firms supporting the TCFD will obtain similar financial benefits. READ MORE