Essays about: "Cold climate"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 140 essays containing the words Cold climate.

  1. 1. Free cooling in data centers : Experimental test of direct airside economization with direct evaporative cooling

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för tillämpad fysik och elektronik

    Author : Rickard Liikamaa; [2019]
    Keywords : Data center; free cooling; evaporative cooling;

    Abstract : The backbone of the expanding Information and Communication Technology (ICT)-sector are data centers. In these, Information Technology (IT) equipment is housed which provides computational power for e.g. cloud computing and internet services. READ MORE

  2. 2. Green Roof Performance in Cold Climates : A study on how different plants suited for the subarctic climate in northernSweden affects the performances of green roofs

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för samhällsbyggnad och naturresurser

    Author : Jonathan Hjelm; [2019]
    Keywords : Stormwater; Green roofs; Cold climate; Stormwater management;

    Abstract : Increased urbanization leads to an increasing amount of impervious surfaces and a decrease ofthe natural hydrological function. Urban stormwater does thus risk to create high surface flows which could damage the receiving water bodies (e.g. erosion) or the urban area itself (flooding). READ MORE

  3. 3. Energy use and energy saving in buildings and asthma, allergy and sick building syndrome (SBS): a literature review

    University essay from Högskolan i Gävle/Energisystem och byggnadsteknik

    Author : Chengju Wang; [2019]
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    Abstract : Energy use in buildings is an important contribution to global CO2 emissions and contributes to global warming. In recent years, there has been concern about creating energy efficiency buildings, green buildings and healthy buildings but this development needs guidance by multidisciplinary scientists and experts. READ MORE

  4. 4. Transportation demands : of chilled and frozen groceries

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för ekonomi, teknik och samhälle

    Author : Viktor Österberg; [2019]
    Keywords : Backpack; Bag; Food Transportation; Groceries; Industrial Design Engineer; Sustainable Design; Hållbar Design; Livsmedel; Matvarutransport; Teknisk Design; Ryggsäck; Väska;

    Abstract : Today focus on the environemnt is bigger than ever before. UN writes in their climate agenda that they by 2030want to cut the food waste per capita in half. READ MORE

  5. 5. West Nile virus i Sverige : har risken för spridning ökat efter fynd av Nilfebersmyggan?

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Animal Environment and Health

    Author : Daniela Larsson; [2019]
    Keywords : West Nile fever; WNV; Culex modestus; häst; människa;

    Abstract : Virus är en vanlig orsak till sjukdomar världen över. West Nile virus sprids med myggor och orsakar sjukdomen West Nile fever hos bland annat människor och hästar. Sjukdomen kan ha allvarliga konsekvenser med neurologiska symtom och ibland dödlig utgång. Viruset upptäcktes ursprungligen i Uganda 1937 men har fått en omfattande spridning. READ MORE