Essays about: "Global warming potential"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 303 essays containing the words Global warming potential.

  1. 1. Climate on the Horizon?: Gothenburg dockworkers’ framings of their political horizon regarding climate change

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Jakob Gometz; [2022-01-18]
    Keywords : Labour Environmentalism; Critical Materialism; Frame Analysis; Critical Theory; Ecological Marxism; Environmental Labour Studies;

    Abstract : The climate is rapidly warming, and this has triggered a global trend in mobilisation against climate change. Due to workers’ unique position within the capitalist mode of production the interest in the potential for labour mobilisation against climate change is growing. READ MORE

  2. 2. Assessing Sweden's future prospect for domestic hydrogen production based on lifecycle assessment

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Fredrik Tannoury; [2022]
    Keywords : Technology Readiness Level; Hydrogen production; LCA; Sweden;

    Abstract : Humanity faces challenge to satisfy its growing energy demand while simultaneously transitioning into a sustainable society. Reducing carbon emissions from the industrial and transportation sector are met with difficulties. To help decarbonisation efforts EU members like Sweden have recognised the use of hydrogen as a viable solution. READ MORE

  3. 3. Lunar Gravity Assist for Electric Propulsion Satellite - For Moving Satellites to Build a Space Sunshade

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för teknikvetenskap (SCI)

    Author : Love Dickéus; [2022]
    Keywords : Geoengineering; Electric Propulsion; Gravity Assist; Lunar Gravity Assist;

    Abstract : One idea to stop the increasing threat of global warming is to build a space sunshade, made up of a constellation of satellites to reflect a portion of the sunlight. These satellites need to reach an equilibrium point where they can stay in orbit with minimal adjustments. READ MORE

  4. 4. Carbon Dioxide Removal - A tool in a toolbox for reaching net-zero emissions

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för företagande och ledning

    Author : Kajsa-Stina Ströby; Madeleine Hjalber; [2022]
    Keywords : carbon-dioxide-removal; corporate carbon strategy; carbon norms; climate change strategies;

    Abstract : Corporations play a vital part to limit global warming within the lines of the Paris Agreement and are increasingly making net-zero pledges for committing to decarbonising their operations. The ability to reach these ambitious targets will rely on the development of negative emission techniques referred to as carbon dioxide removal (CDR). READ MORE

  5. 5. Seawater Heat Recovery by the Utilisation of Phase Change Heat of Freezing : Technical feasibility study of a system for District Heating in the city of Helsinki

    University essay from KTH/Kraft- och värmeteknologi

    Author : Rakesh Ramesh; [2022]
    Keywords : District heating; Seawater; Ice slurry; Aspen Plus; Pressure drop; Fjärrvärme; Havsvatten; Isslurry; Aspen Plus; Tryckfall;

    Abstract : With the Paris agreement calling to limit global warming to 2°C below pre-industrial levels, with further efforts to ensure it stays below 1.5°C, the Finnish government passed the Lakihiilen energiakäytön kieltämisestä (416/2019), i.e. READ MORE