Essays about: "Free Shops"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 13 essays containing the words Free Shops.

  1. 1. Urban Ergonomics - A study towards a smarter use of resources and space in external shopping centers in Sweden.

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

    Author : Mutaz Al-abtah; [2022]
    Keywords : Shopping centers; Shopping; Circular economy; Urban transformation; Big-box retail stores; Urban ergonomics; Arts and Architecture;

    Abstract : As a result of 20th-century car-centric planning, many urban districts had emerged designed to serve only one function. Different residential suburbs and trade areas were dispersed scattered within and outside the cities. This has led to more dependence on private cars to meet people’s daily needs. READ MORE

  2. 2. Vertal HEX : Mobility for the future vertical cityscape

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Designhögskolan vid Umeå universitet

    Author : Simon Turac; [2020]
    Keywords : vertical mobility; future mobility; magnetic levitation; interior design; exterior design; vehicle design;

    Abstract : The project originated with the question "What is the future of urban mobility?" and the counterquestion "What is the future of urbanity?". To understand the future of mobility, we first need to try to understand more of the future context where it'll reside. READ MORE

  3. 3. Reducing business opposition to car-free city centres: The case of Oslo

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Internationella miljöinstitutet

    Author : Jamie Wylie; [2019]
    Keywords : Car-free city centres; sustainable urban planning; urban governance; business engagement; Oslo; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The role of private cars in urban areas is coming under increasing scrutiny. A growing number of municipalities are now implementing or exploring the potential of car-free city centres (CFCCs), defined zones in which car use is prohibited or severely restricted. READ MORE

  4. 4. Trade and sustainable development mechanisms - beyond window-dressing and talking shops? The effectiveness of the institutional mechanisms in EU trade and sustainable development chapters

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Verena Füller; [2018]
    Keywords : External Governance; Trade and Sustainable Development Chapters; Implementation of International Agreements; Environment and Labour Provisions; Korea; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Labour and environmental provisions became a prominent feature in trade agreements nowadays. Since 2011, the European Union devotes a whole chapter in its trade agreements to these issues - the trade and sustainable development (TSD) chapter. READ MORE

  5. 5. Reducing Greenhouse Gas Emissions Through the Use of Free Shops : A Case Study of Two Free Shops in Gothenburg

    University essay from Mittuniversitetet/Avdelningen för ekoteknik och hållbart byggande

    Author : Iza Nord; [2018]
    Keywords : carbon dioxide equivalents; CO2e; CO2eq; reuse; waste management; LCA; Life Cycle Assessment; LCI; Life Cycle; Inventory Study; life cycle; production; consumer; waste; Free Shops; Free Shop Majorna; Free Shop Högsbo; avfall; avfallsstatistik; Gratisbutik;

    Abstract : Products, throughout their life cycle from production to waste management, create emissions of greenhouse gases (GHG). This leads to environmental impacts on the climate (Swedish Environmental Protection Agency, 2016). READ MORE