Essays about: "Decarbonisation"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 20 essays containing the word Decarbonisation.

  1. 1. A Decision Support Tool to Assess and Prioritise Project Drawdown Solutions at the Local Level

    University essay from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för strategisk hållbar utveckling; Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för strategisk hållbar utveckling; Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för strategisk hållbar utveckling; Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för strategisk hållbar utveckling

    Author : Laura Lopez Cuadros; Elshan Rustamov; Wietse Slob; Daniela Stange; [2020]
    Keywords : Sustainability; Project Drawdown; Decarbonisation solutions; Decision-making; Decision Support Tool; Multi-criteria decision analysis;

    Abstract : This thesis analyses how public decision-makers can rapidly and sustainably decarbonise their regions, considering the challenge that promoting timely decarbonisation represents. The research was divided into three phases and developed using desk studies and interviews with Project Drawdown (PD) experts, Swedish public officials and researchers. READ MORE

  2. 2. None are so deaf as those who would not hear : identifying where, who, and how the coal industry influences Australian federal energy policies

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Martin Fox; [2020]
    Keywords : Sustainability Science; Sustainable Transitions; Fossil-fuel Hegemony; Decarbonisation; Australian Federal Government; Environmental Governance; Ecological Resilience; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The widespread consequences of climate change are becoming more and more evident around the world and are raising crucial awareness to world leaders that a sustainable transition is direly needed to mitigate against disastrous climatic events. In Australia, in early 2020, these events took the form of some of the most devastating and largest forest fires the country has ever seen. READ MORE

  3. 3. Alternatives to carbon capture and storage (CCS) in the deep decarbonisation of the Norwegian cement industry : A cost-optimisation study of GHG mitigation measures

    University essay from KTH/Energi och klimatstudier, ECS

    Author : Oskar Vågerö; [2020]
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    Abstract : Norway’s two cement manufacturing plants are both among the top 10 largest national point sources of Greenhouse Gas (GHG) emissions and together contribute to 2% of the total GHG emissions. One of the important measures being pushed for to mitigate these emissions is Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS), for which the Norwegian Government is to make an investment decision in 2020/2021. READ MORE

  4. 4. Decarbonisation of Maritime Transport - How does maritime industry lead the way towards decarbonisation? Greek shipowners’ perspective

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Kyriakis Koustoumpardis; [2019-07-02]
    Keywords : Sustainability; Sustainable maritime shipping; Decarbonisation; Emissions; Shipowner; Maritime transport;

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

  5. 5. A new strategic overcome of the challenges inherent to the role of the aggregator in the Italian balancing market

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM)

    Author : Antonio Pondini; [2019]
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    Abstract : The European Union is currently driving forward the development of an energy model that is more reliant on renewable supply. Indeed, recent European Commission figures estimate a renewable penetration of 50% by 2030. READ MORE