Essays about: "Gotland Sweden"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 150 essays containing the words Gotland Sweden.

  1. 1. Parametric Analysis of Thermal Comfort and Energy Efficiency in a Building Located in Different Climate Regions

    University essay from Högskolan i Gävle/Energisystem och byggnadsteknik

    Author : Nikolaos Patsatzis; [2022]
    Keywords : building; thermal comfort; simulation;

    Abstract : One of the biggest challenges of a residential building, when it is designed, is to be energy efficient and to provide simultaneously many hours of thermal comfort throughout the year. So, this was the scope of this thesis: to perform a parametric analysis of thermal comfort and energy efficiency in a house that was designed for the climate of Gotland in Sweden. READ MORE

  2. 2. Potential rooftop photovoltaic energy production calculation for Residential Buildings in Visby-----Case study about Gotlandshem

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Xiang Li; [2022]
    Keywords : Photovoltaics; Residential Buildings; Sustainable Energy Transition; Sustainable Development; Gotland; Gotlandshem; LCOE;

    Abstract : Solar energy is one type of the most commonly used renewable energy sources. It can produce electricity and heat without creating any Greenhouse Gases (GHG). READ MORE

  3. 3. Empowering the host : A qualitative case study of Workaway and WWOOF hosts’ experiences and motivations for becoming hosts in Gotland, Sweden

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för samhällsbyggnad och industriell teknik

    Author : Laura Ullius; [2022]
    Keywords : WWOOF; Workaway; Host; Guest; Sustainable Tourism; Gotland;

    Abstract : One important aspect of sustainable tourism is that local communities are involved in the management of tourism, as this can potentially help avoid negative social, environmental and economic impacts on the destination and local residents. Workaway and WWOOF (World Wide Opportunities on Organic Farms) are work- and cultural exchange programs in which hosts receive help with their work in exchange for free food and accommodation for guests. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Evolution of ‘the Russian’ in Swedish Defense Discourse : Crimea’s impact on the Russian Frame and threat perception within Swedish politics

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Institutionen för globala politiska studier (GPS)

    Author : Danny Lazarov; [2022]
    Keywords : Sweden; Russia; Defence Policy; Framing; Securitisation; Crimea; Defence Rhetoric.;

    Abstract : There are several things which can influence a nations policy both from within a nation and without. This Thesis aimed to understand the relationship between international incidents and the national rhetoric and policy of a nation. READ MORE

  5. 5. PHOTOVOLTAIC ENERGY POTENTIAL FOR NON- RESIDENTIAL BUILDINGS IN VISBY

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Yizheng Ma; [2021]
    Keywords : Sustainable energy transition; Visby; Solar energy; Electricity production; Energy potential;

    Abstract : Gotland is a pilot area for Sweden to achieve carbon neutrality, which means that achieve a 100% sustainable energy supply is significant for Gotland energy development. Gotland has good sunshine conditions and solar radiation, but the development of solar energy is relatively slow. READ MORE