Essays about: "Nairobi"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 110 essays containing the word Nairobi.

  1. 1. Analysis of Off-grid Energy Systems for Small Villages at Three Different Locations

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad/Akademin för företagande, innovation och hållbarhet

    Author : HARDY THOMAS; Dimal Varkey Alex; [2022]
    Keywords : Off-grid system; Renewable Sources; Photovoltaic system; Wind Mill; Nairobi; Simris.;

    Abstract : The development of new communities to facilitate the growing population isan ongoing trend, with locations outside the city limits so as to have morearea and less pollution. The main need in isolated communities is to secureenergy demand, which is normally done with power supply from the maingrid, which will require new transmission lines and transformer installation,among other things. READ MORE

  2. 2. Digital Storytelling as A Method for Public Participation in Planning for Climate Adaptiaion : A Case Study of Future Yetu in Korogocho, Nairobi

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Elin Elfström; [2021]
    Keywords : participatory planning; environmental sustainability; public engagement; mutual understanding; climate change;

    Abstract : Climate change is an ongoing problem, and climate adaptation is high on the agenda. Climate adaptation is a global issue with local impacts, and it benefits from participatory planning. Participatory planning has lots of opportunities, but also some challenges, for example, that it requires time and resources. READ MORE

  3. 3. Quantifying Traffic Congestion in Nairobi

    University essay from KTH/Matematisk statistik

    Author : Eric Bojs; [2020]
    Keywords : Topological Data Analysis; Traffic congestion; Quantification; Big Data; Smart Cities; Topologisk dataanalys; trafik; kvantifiering; big data; smarta städer;

    Abstract : This thesis aims to give insight into a novel approach for quantifying car traffic in developing cities. This is necessary to improve efficiency in resource allocation for improvements in infrastructure. The project took form of a case study of neighborhoods in the city of Nairobi, Kenya. READ MORE

  4. 4. Future solar kitchen design with backup facility

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för samhällsbyggnad och naturresurser

    Author : Mohanad Al-Daghestani; [2020]
    Keywords : Scheffler reflector; Biogas; Solar cooking; Nairobi Kenya; National park;

    Abstract : Firewood has been used as fuel since the beginning of mankind resulted in health problems and deforestation. The solar cooking technology has been first developed in 1767 by Horace-Bénédict de Saussure but did not find development due to lack of reliability. Studies showed the necessity of having a backup facility. READ MORE

  5. 5. Factor Premiums in Developing Stock Markets: Evidence from Nairobi Securities Exchange

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Agnes Lindvall; [2020]
    Keywords : Asset Pricing Models; Fama-French 5-factor Model; Nairobi Securities Exchange; Factor Premium; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This study tests the Fama-French 5-factor asset pricing model in a developing stock market. The purpose is to investigate whether the size, value, profitability, and investment factor premiums exist in the Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE). READ MORE