Essays about: "Oulu"

Found 3 essays containing the word Oulu.

  1. 1. Oulu Biovillage: Exploring Blue Bioeconomy Ecosystem Opportunities in Oulu, Finland

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för arkitektur och byggd miljö

    Author : Emeline Lex; [2019]
    Keywords : Bioeconomy; blue bioeconomy; circular economy; ecosystem; waste-to-resource systems; local; community; regenerative; fish; aquaculture; renewable energies; biogas; bioenergy; live-work; cradle-to-cradle; typologies; greenhouse; environment; business; Oulu; Finland; Arts and Architecture;

    Abstract : By the year 2030, the world will need 50% more food, 45% more energy and 30% more water. This growth in demand will increase pressure on our natural resources. Ingenuitive and adaptive thinking will therefore be required in the ways we build our cities. READ MORE

  2. 2. Tättortsnära skogar i stadsutveckling och planering : en fallstudie i Uleåborg, norra Finland

    University essay from SLU/Department of Work Science, Business Economics, and Environmental Psychology

    Author : Kalle Kemppainen; [2015]
    Keywords : urban forest; urban forestry; ecosystem services; urban sprawl; deforestation; land-use planning; Oulu; northern; Finland;

    Abstract : Urban forests in urban environments are under pressure in Finland. The urban expansion causes a loss of urban forests. Urban forests have been increasingly studied, and their properties of improving e.g. READ MORE

  3. 3. Evaluation of energy performance in single family houses

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för tillämpad fysik och elektronik

    Author : Björn Lindgren-Mönestam; [2013]
    Keywords : building codes; simulations; Nordic countries;

    Abstract : In order to improve people’s living situation and decrease the use of fossil energy in the world, researchers’ attention has been focused on the energy side of the building sector. Especially single family houses in the Nordic countries Norway, Sweden and Finland have been given attention in the Increasing Energy Efficiency in Buildings (IEEB) project, with the purpose of increasing energy efficiency in buildings. READ MORE