Essays about: "Green access"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 128 essays containing the words Green access.

  1. 1. Energy poverty and the elderly-care: Exploring energy poverty in the elderly-care through case studies with social welfare organizations in Taiwan

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Internationella miljöinstitutet

    Author : Tzu Ling Kuo; [2020]
    Keywords : Science General;

    Abstract : The topic of energy poverty has recently gained prominence amongst researchers and academia in Taiwan within the context of rising energy prices and low emission energy transitions. Social welfare organizations (SWOs) that provide 24-hour residence and care for vulnerable populations, such as the elderly and disabled, highly depend on various energy services and are likely to be significantly affected due to rising energy prices, adding to their existing financial pressure. READ MORE

  2. 2. Sustainable environmental vs. sustainable social development : Tendencies of carbon colonialism and green authoritarianism when implementing renewable energy strategies on indigenous peoples’ territories

    University essay from Högskolan Dalarna/Religionsvetenskap

    Author : Jonas Bergman; [2020]
    Keywords : Indigenous peoples; renewable energy; ILO 169; UNDRIP; Sami people; wind power;

    Abstract : The intention with this essay is to illustrate the conflicts that might occur when states implement renewable energy strategies on lands that have traditionally belonged to indigenous peoples. To do so I have analysed case studies from Sweden as well as Latin America regarding renewable energy projects in areas that could be claimed to belong to indigenous groups and compared the conclusions from these studies to what the existing legal framework on the topic of the rights of indigenous peoples dictates. READ MORE

  3. 3. News media attention in Climate Action: Latent topics and open access

    University essay from

    Author : Kalle Karlsson; [2020]
    Keywords : topic modeling; open access; altmetrics; SDG13; climate change; python; news media; latent dirichlet allocation LDA ;

    Abstract : The purpose of the thesis is i) to discover the latent topics of SDG13 and their coverage in news media ii) to investigate the share of OA and Non-OA articles and reviews in each topic iii) to compare the share of different OA types (Green, Gold, Hybrid and Bronze) in each topic. It imposes a heuristic perspective and explorative approach in reviewing the three concepts open access, altmetrics and climate action (SDG13). READ MORE

  4. 4. The dependence on staying updated : a social practice approach to consumption of personal electronics

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Malin Axelsson; [2020]
    Keywords : practice theory; electronics; consumption;

    Abstract : The Swedes are consuming personal electronics like never before, despite knowledge of environmental and social issues that comes with production, use and waste management of these products. The aim of this study is therefore to develop a deeper understanding of the practice of consuming electronics and its sustainability aspects. READ MORE

  5. 5. Markanvändningsmöjlighet för rekreation i stadens utkant : förslag till ny användning av Sege industriområde i Malmö

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Annie Kouns; [2020]
    Keywords : utkant; periurbana landskap; urbana grönytor; grönområde; grönstruktur; rekreationsområde; rekreation; hållbar stadsutveckling; urban hållbarhet; kantzon;

    Abstract : Kandidatarbetet behandlar växande städers ökande behov av nya grönytor för att tillgodose invånarna med rekreationsmöjligheter. Den växande urbanisering bidrar till förtätning, vilket vanligen sker på bekostnad av stadens grönytor. READ MORE