Essays about: "Development projects"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 1633 essays containing the words Development projects.

  1. 1. A comparative study of Product Environmental Footprint (PEF) and EN 15804 in the construction sector concentrating on the End-of-Life stage and reducing subjectivity in the formulas

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Seyed Shahabaldin Seyed Salehi; [2020]
    Keywords : LCA; EN 15804; PEF; Circular Footprint Formula; Recyclability Assessment; Circular Economy; End of life; recycling rate; construction; building; Energy margin; LCA; EN 15804; PEF; Formulär för cirkulär fotavtryck; bedömning av återvinningsbarhet; cirkulär ekonomi; livslängd; återvinningsgrad; konstruktion; byggnad; Bygg; LCA;

    Abstract : One of the main polluting industries in the world with high environmental impact is the construction industry which also generates a huge amount of waste. To overcome the seburdens, we need to reduce the impacts through new solutions, technologies and by injecting circular economy concept into the industry. READ MORE

  2. 2. Accelerate Business Value in Manufacturing with Advanced Analytics

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för reglerteknik

    Author : Axel Lundholm; [2019]
    Keywords : Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Recent developments in smart manufacturing enable convergence between the digital and physical worlds of modern manufacturing facilities. This evolution is, however, far from trivial and thorough research and investigation needs to be conducted regarding dynamic connectivity of assets and implementation of data driven analytics, which provides deeper insight into the operational processes. READ MORE

  3. 3. Evaluation tool for large scale onshore wind power projects

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

    Author : Frida Jalkenäs; [2019]
    Keywords : wind power; project development; costs; evaluation; energy production; tool; vindkraft; projektutveckling; kostnader; utvärdering; energiproduktion; verktyg;

    Abstract : Sweden has a goal of having 100% renewable electricity production by 2040. To reach this goal, wind power is one of the most important energy sources that needs to be heavily expanded. However, finding a good project site and realizing a project is a process that takes several years and can be difficult to achieve. READ MORE

  4. 4. Adoption and sustained use of energy efficient stoves in rural Uganda

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Naturresurser och hållbar utveckling

    Author : Julia Hoigt; [2019]
    Keywords : Sustainable Development; improved cooking stoves; Uganda; new technology adoption;

    Abstract : In 2011, Energy saving (mud) stoves were introduced in villages around the Kachung Forestplantation in rural Uganda as part of an effort to support local sustainable development. Initial fieldwork showedthat the stoves had not been adopted as much as the apparent benefits would suggest. READ MORE

  5. 5. Social infrastructure in new urban areas

    University essay from KTH/Fastigheter och byggande

    Author : Maria Nilsson; [2019]
    Keywords : Social infrastructure; development; municipality; urban areas; Social infrastruktur; exploatering; kommun; stadsmiljö;

    Abstract : Social infrastructure is premises or housing for municipally financed and statutory service such as schools, preschools, retirement homes and LSS or other social apartments. They can be built either stand-alone or integrated, where the former is constructed as its own building on a reserved site for the specific purpose, while the latter is an incorporated in space in a building which otherwise is typically intended for ordinary residential housing. READ MORE