Essays about: "Lifecycle Assessment"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 69 essays containing the words Lifecycle Assessment.

  1. 1. 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

  2. 2. Lifecycle Analysis of Forged Products

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM)

    Author : Mohit Digamber Sakore; [2022]
    Keywords : Lifecycle Assessment; LCA; Environmental Product Declaration; EPD; Forged products; Front Axle Beam; Crankshaft; Steering Arm.; Lifecycle Assessment; LCA; Environmental Product Declaration; EPD; Smidda produkter; Framaxelbalk; Vevaxel; Styrarm.;

    Abstract : Sustainability is a major focus for the industry considering the awareness among the public and legislators due to climate change. Automotive manufacturers use many steel products for assembly of vehicles and, many of these products; particularly the heavy and critical components like Front Axle beams and Crankshafts are manufactured using forging process. READ MORE

  3. 3. Self-assessment for SMEs to address operational and environmental performance. : Combining SCOR, SustainableSCOR, and LCA methodologies in the food industry

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Franz Rothschild; [2022]
    Keywords : Supply chain management; environmental management; green supply chain management; sustainable chain management; performance measurement systems; SCOR; LCA; SustainableSCOR; SME;

    Abstract : As world population grows, so does the demand for resources exploitation and transformation. This, in turn, has an effect in the increase of the related wastes. Facing these challenges by designing and developing sustainable products and supply chains, processes, operations, and management is becoming increasingly important. READ MORE

  4. 4. Energy-Efficient Retrofits on an Existing Home in Coimbra, Portugal : A dynamic assessment of environmental performance for future climate and energy mix scenarios

    University essay from KTH/Hållbara byggnader

    Author : Jordan Berman; [2022]
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    Abstract : This work introduces a method, called the dynamic building life cycle, to evaluate theenvironmental performance for residential renovation products. The method goes beyond a fullbuildinglife cycle by accounting for the changing dry bulb temperature and greenhouse gas (GHG)intensity over a 30-year period between 2020 and 2050. READ MORE

  5. 5. Environmental impact assessment of bike trailers. A comparative study of product-oriented and use-oriented product service systems using lifecycle assessment (LCA)

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Internationella miljöinstitutet

    Author : Isha Sen; [2022]
    Keywords : product-service system; life cycle assessment; bike trailer; circular business model; environmental impact evaluation; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : Linear business models which focus on growth and profitability have been deemed to be destructive to the environment, leading to generation of vast volumes of waste and contributing to environmental impacts. As a solution to this problem, a system wide change in the form of circular economy has been proposed. READ MORE