Essays about: "PUBLIC BUILDING"

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  1. 1. POLITICAL WILL, NO FREE WILL? A Quantitative Analysis of the Influence of Contextual Factors on Leaders’ Political Will to Fight HIV/AIDS in Sub-Saharan Africa

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Marcus Plahusch; [2018-02-20]
    Keywords : political will; HIV AIDS; Africa; public policy; political economy;

    Abstract : Political will has become a ‘silver bullet’ in political science to explain the outcomes of public policy reforms. While success is seen as proof of its existence, failure is regularly attributed to a lack of political will. READ MORE

  2. 2. Akerselva The Right Side of The Brain

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

    Author : Mikaela Wigström; [2018]
    Keywords : Arts and Architecture;

    Abstract : Oslo has until now been divided into the west and east, separated by categories of economic and social class as well as a physical barrier, the river, Akerselva. The west predominantly represents people of middle to upper class, whereas the east represents the middle to lower class people. READ MORE

  3. 3. Energy Performance Contracting in Swedish scenario: a case study with Morastrand AB

    University essay from Högskolan Dalarna/Energiteknik

    Author : Fabiana Frota de Albuquerque Landi; [2018]
    Keywords : Energy performance contracting; EPC; energy efficiency; energy efficiency business models; public housing renovation in Sweden; lifecycle cost analysis; energy service companies; Million homes Programme; EPC framework.;

    Abstract : Renovation of the existing buildings in Sweden represents a great potential to achieve the energy efficiency and carbon emission targets set by the European Union and the Swedish government. The Energy Performance Contracting (EPC) is regarded as an efficient way to manage and to outsource the risks of energy efficiency (EE) measures. READ MORE

  4. 4. Retrospective simulations of heating consumption in French dwellings

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

    Author : David Glotin; [2018]
    Keywords : Energy efficiency; energy insecurity; renovation; fuel switch; backtesting; retrospective simulations; sensitivity analysis.;

    Abstract : Res-IRF is an energy-economy model of heating consumption in French dwellings developed at CIRED and calibrated against 2012. It is meant to project the evolution of the building stock and the heating demand by 2050 in response to socio-economic parameters, such as energy price and population, and public policies, such as thermal regulations or incentives for renovation. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Role of Collaboration in Sustainable Innovation : A Case Study of a European R&D Consortium within the Area of Smart Paper-based Electronics

    University essay from Karlstads universitet/Fakulteten för hälsa, natur- och teknikvetenskap (from 2013)

    Author : Janne Kaukojärvi; [2018]
    Keywords : Open innovation; Networks; Sustainability-oriented innovation; Radical innovation; Public funding; Collaborative capabilities; Öppen innovation; Nätverk; Hållbarhetsinriktad innovation; Radikal innovation; Offentlig finansiering; Samverkansförmågor;

    Abstract : For the past decades, sustainability enhancement has become a necessity for ensuring a brighter future for the coming generations. Promoting technologybased innovation is seen as the main path for reaching the ambitious sustainable development goals. READ MORE