Essays about: "Eco Design"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 134 essays containing the words Eco Design.

  1. 1. Urban foodprint - Exploring a design that merges urban landscape and local food production

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för arkitektur och byggd miljö

    Author : David Einarsson; [2021]
    Keywords : urban design; urban farming; urban agriculture; self-sufficiency; local food production; sustainable development; urbanisation; soil quality; Arts and Architecture;

    Abstract : Globally, there is an intensification of agriculture that puts high pressure on local eco-systems. Soil degradation and deforestation are some effects that in the long-term perspectives cause agricultural degradation. Still, UN projects that we would need to increase our food production by 70 per cent to supply our growing population with food. READ MORE

  2. 2. Sustainable Development of Neurofeedback Device

    University essay from KTH/Maskinkonstruktion (Inst.)

    Author : Daniel De Geer; [2021]
    Keywords : Sustainable development; Life Cycle Assessment; Design for Disassembly; Eco Design; Life Cycle Scenarios; Hållbar utveckling; Livscykelanalys; Design för demontering; Eco Design; Scenarion för livscykel;

    Abstract : Mendi (Mendi, 2020) is a company founded to provide accessibility of brain enhancement training to the ordinary citizen, they reside in Stockholm, Sweden. The Mendi brain training headset has been developed to aid users using neurofeedback. READ MORE

  3. 3. How can socioducts contribute to urban social sustainability? A case study of the two eco/socioducts in Hammarby Sjöstad

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet / Institutionen för ekonomi och samhälle

    Author : Lisa Ekberg; [2020-08-29]
    Keywords : Socioducts; urban social sustainability; social cohesion; sense of place; accessibility; physical barriers;

    Abstract : Since traditional methods of bridging physical barriers, such as roads and railways, have not fully solved the problem of creating safe and attractive environments, new solutions have emerged. Socioducts aims to bridge barriers, provide safe and inviting environments for pedestrians and cyclists, create social cohesion and connectivity. READ MORE

  4. 4. SwapnSave - A design proposal for collectively reducing carbon emissions

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Fakulteten för kultur och samhälle (KS)

    Author : Kristina Arnold; [2020]
    Keywords : Interaction Design; Sustainable Interaction Design; Sustainability; Sustainable Fashion;

    Abstract : This thesis contributes to Sustainable Interaction Design by exploring how an eco-feedback enriched design proposal may engage people to collectively reduce carbon emissions. Taking a participatory design approach, the project identified fashion consumption as an area of opportunity towards this aim and proposes a design concept as an alternative to resource and emission-intense consumption by engaging swapping and renting of fashion. READ MORE

  5. 5. Early Design Stage Energy Optimization of Bysjöstrand Ecovillage, Sweden

    University essay from Högskolan Dalarna/Energiteknik

    Author : Anastasiia An; [2020]
    Keywords : Energy optimization; energy efficiency; passive design; active design; early design stage; neighborhood;

    Abstract : Decisions made at the early stage of building and settlement design can greatly influence the energy performance of the built environment. However, the type of feasible design intervention and their impact strong depends on project: if it is a new development or a re-development, whether the setting of the project is urban or rural, etc. READ MORE