Essays about: "Industriell symbios"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 10 essays containing the words Industriell symbios.

  1. 1. Implementation of Industrial Symbiosis : How can a collaborative network improve waste management?

    University essay from KTH/Fastigheter och byggande; KTH/Fastigheter och byggande

    Author : Zaid Al-karkhi; Josef Fadhel; [2020]
    Keywords : sustainability; circular economy; construction waste management; industrial symbiosis; collaborative network; hållbarhet; cirkulär ekonomi; avfallshantering; industriell symbios; kollaborativt nätverk;

    Abstract : Global use of natural resources has accelerated during the past decade and emissions and waste have increased as a consequence. The construction sector is a major contributor to global carbon emissions and is responsible for as much as one-third of global greenhouse gas emissions. READ MORE

  2. 2. Pyrolysis as a business for heat-requiring industries : A case​ study of biochar production in connection to an asphalt plant

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Charlotte Malmén; [2020]
    Keywords : pyrolysis; industrial symbiosis; circular economy; renewable energy; asphalt plant; environmental management; sustainable products; biochar;

    Abstract : The expectations on companies to introduce better business models to enhance environmental performance are increasing. Sweden is aiming at becoming climate neutral in 2045 which requires methods to capture and store carbon in addition to decrease emissions. Research has shown that biochar production can be one way to support the target. READ MORE

  3. 3. Application of Industrial Ecology Concepts in Solar Energy Heat Systems in Mexico

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Benjamin Hilpert; [2019]
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    Abstract : The increased understanding of the growing environmental harm linked to today's throughput industry reaches politics and the general public more and more. This study objects to increase resource use of materials and reduce the associated environmental impact. READ MORE

  4. 4. Opportunities in rooftop greenhouses in Stockholm : a study of the potential of commercial rooftop greenhouse urban agriculture in Stockholm

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

    Author : Felicia Sen; [2018]
    Keywords : alternative food networks; business model; business strategy; commercial urban rooftop agriculture; rooftop greenhouses; short food supply chain; sustainability;

    Abstract : Due to climate change, our resource depleation, population growth and further, our reliance on the world’s food production creates vulnerabilities and we need to find alternative agriculture methods. Commercial rooftop greenhouses are developing all around the world and to Stockholm this create an opportunity to produce food all year. READ MORE

  5. 5. Is the Sharing Economy an Opportunity or a Threat? : A Case Study on the Swedish Hotel Industry

    University essay from KTH/Industriell Management; KTH/Industriell Management

    Author : SALIM CHAHINE; HENRIK DANIN; [2018]
    Keywords : Sharing economy; Accommodation sharing; Hotel industry; Transformation; Transformational Pressure; Delningsekonomi; Delning av bostäder; Hotellindustrin; Transformation; Transformationstryck;

    Abstract : The act of sharing goods and services is not a new or revolutionary concept in any way. In the internet age, the phenomenon of what has been titled the “sharing economy” has emerged, and touched many different industries and researchers around the world. READ MORE