Essays about: "Energy Policies"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 407 essays containing the words Energy Policies.

  1. 1. Reducing the environmental impact of new neighbourhoods during early planning stages using life cycle analysis (LCA) : Towards effective decision support tools for settlements projects

    University essay from KTH/Byggvetenskap

    Author : Pierrick Francois Gervasi; [2022]
    Keywords : district LCA; residential neighbourhood; EPD; Urban Print; urban; modelling; normalization; weighing; planet boundaries.;

    Abstract : Since the first warnings on the limits of planet Earth, 50 years ago, policies havenot been sufficient and fast enough to create a more sustainable world, which is todayillustrated by climate change, an increase in resource scarcity, and tremendousbiodiversity loss. Cities have been playing an important role in those environmentalconsequences, today accounting for 60% of greenhouse gases. READ MORE

  2. 2. Optimise recharging process for Electro-Mobility using Internet of Things

    University essay from Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för ingenjörsvetenskap

    Author : Jorge Lorenzo Cortés; Alejandro Casero Sánchez; [2022]
    Keywords : Electro-Mobility; recharging process; Cloud-based systems; Internet of Things; Python;

    Abstract : Climate change is being fought with policies and measures implemented worldwide to reduce Greenhouse Gases (GHG). One of these policies is to reduce the use of fossil fuels because they accelerate climate change and harm human health through pollution. The automotive industry is a significant player in this transition. READ MORE

  3. 3. Co-producing Community Energy : Collaboration Structures Between Swedish Wind Power Cooperatives and Municipal Energy Companies

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Sonja Nettelbladt; [2022]
    Keywords : Sustainable Development; Community Energy; Energy Cooperatives; Municipal Energy Companies; Wind Power; Modes of Governance;

    Abstract : Community energy is an umbrella term encompassing various forms of renewable energy initiatives involving citizens and communities. These initiatives have been highlighted as a strategy for more sustainable and just energy systems. READ MORE

  4. 4. Barriers and Enablers to Financing Decentralized Solar Energy Systems in Southeast Asia

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

    Author : Lukasz Abraszek; Lorenzo Gubbini; Alexander Henn; Jian Wang; [2022]
    Keywords : Decentralized Renewable Energy Systems; Solar Energy; Financing; Barriers; Enablers; Southeast Asia;

    Abstract : A global transition to renewable energy is required to address the sustainability challenge and mitigate the socio-ecological consequences of climate change. This thesis explores what factors contribute to slowing down the transition to renewable energy in Southeast Asia. READ MORE

  5. 5. How to be a good god man? : Humanitarianism in conflict among gode män and foster homes for unaccompanied minors following the Swedish migration turn

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Sociologiska institutionen

    Author : Malin Ekerstedt; [2022]
    Keywords : unaccompanied minors; guardian; god man; foster home; humanitarianism; humanitarian government;

    Abstract : In 2015 Sweden experienced a large increase in the number of asylum-seekers arriving in the country. Among them were 35,000 unaccompanied minors. As a response, a rollback of migrant rights was introduced beginning in November that year. READ MORE