Essays about: "PES"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 17 essays containing the word PES.

  1. 1. Environmental issues from sugarcane plantations in Brazil and how to handle them with market-based instruments

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Miljövetenskaplig utbildning

    Author : Freja Milton; [2019]
    Keywords : Market-based instruments; environmental offsets; Payments for ecosystem services; PES; Brazil; bioplastic; biopolymer; sugarcane; certification; environmental impacts from sugarcane cultivations.; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : This study is a literature review of three market-based instruments used for land management; environmental offsets, payments for ecosystem services (PES) and certification, and how they could be used to mitigate environmental impacts from sugarcane cultivation in Brazil when purchasing biopolymers. The study showed that certification is the most common market-based instrument in Brazil. READ MORE

  2. 2. Understanding interfaces in thin-film solar cells using photo electron spectroscopy. : Effect of post-deposition treatment on composition of the solar cell absorber.

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för fysik och astronomi

    Author : Henrik Hansson; [2019]
    Keywords : solar cell; P-N junction; CIGS; PES; cross section;

    Abstract : The increasing demand of renewable energy is the big driving force for the research and development of more efficient solar energy conversion solutions. Solar cells, which use the photovoltaic effect to convert the photon energy to electrical current, are an important solar energy conversion technique. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Grass is Always Bluer. An investigation into the applicability of Market-based Governance for Seagrass in Sweden

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : David Boyd; [2019]
    Keywords : Blue carbon; Seagrass; Sweden; Payment for ecosystem services; Loss and Damage; coastal management; market based environmental governance; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : In recent years the concept of “Blue carbon” has brought attention to the importance of Mangroves, Seagrass and Saltmarsh ecosystems in carbon cycles. Concerns over climate change has had countries commit to decreasing CO2 emissions, often using natural processes to sequester CO2. READ MORE

  4. 4. Labour Market Integration of Female Refugees - A comparative study of the Swedish and Norwegian labout markets

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Zainab Fakih; [2017-11-24]
    Keywords : female refugees; refugees; labout market; labour market integration; integration; introduction programme; Sweden; Norway;

    Abstract : Despite the considerable attention the labour market integration of female refugees receives from policy-makers and researchers, their employment rates are still the lowest among other population groups across Europe. Many studies have addressed the barriers that female refugees confront to access the labour market, which have largely presented the perspective of policy-makers and academics. READ MORE

  5. 5. Possibilities and Limitations of using Production Waste PET and PES materials in Additive Manufacturing (3D Printing Technology)

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad/Akademin för ekonomi, teknik och naturvetenskap; Högskolan i Halmstad/Akademin för ekonomi, teknik och naturvetenskap

    Author : Pranay Gopathi; Pratik Surve; [2017]
    Keywords : 3D Printers; Production Waste Materials; PET; PES; Additive Manufacturing;

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