Essays about: "Reductions"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 422 essays containing the word Reductions.

  1. 1. Energy savings in multi-family building after using an innovative retrofitting package

    University essay from Högskolan Dalarna/Energiteknik

    Author : Kosmas Kasolas; [2020]
    Keywords : Energy savings; retrofitting; energy efficient measures; thermal insulation; multi family building;

    Abstract : The building sector is one of the sectors that consume the most energy in Sweden. In order to deal with this problem Swedish government aims to reduce the energy consumption in the building sector 50% by 2050. Another ambitious goal set by the Swedish government is zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2040. READ MORE

  2. 2. Text mining Twitter social media for Covid-19 : Comparing latent semantic analysis and latent Dirichlet allocation

    University essay from Högskolan i Gävle/Avdelningen för datavetenskap och samhällsbyggnad

    Author : Hassan Sheikha; [2020]
    Keywords : Data mining; Text mining; artificial intelligence; Natural language processing; Latent Semantic Analysis; Latent Dirichlet Allocation; KMeans; HDBSCAN; Dimension reduction;

    Abstract : In this thesis, the Twitter social media is data mined for information about the covid-19 outbreak during the month of March, starting from the 3’rd and ending on the 31’st. 100,000 tweets were collected from Harvard’s opensource data and recreated using Hydrate. READ MORE

  3. 3. Propelling the Commercialization of ‘Novel Cements’: An investigation of demand-side factors to accelerate decarbonizing technologies within the cement industry

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Internationella miljöinstitutet

    Author : Elizabeth McNamee; [2020]
    Keywords : cement; concrete; decarbonizing technologies; novel alternative green cements concretes; demand-side; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : Accounting for approximately 8% of global CO2 emissions, the cement industry is one of the greatest contributors to climate change, despite the lack of focus on this sector in popular discourse. Deep cuts in this sector are challenging to achieve due to necessitated alteration of material components and formulation of the traditional product in addressing non-energy related ‘process emissions’. READ MORE

  4. 4. A fossil-free Sweden in 2050, and the impact on Swedish emissions : A consumption-based scenarios approach

    University essay from Mittuniversitetet/Institutionen för ekoteknik- och hållbart byggande

    Author : Chris Celis; [2020]
    Keywords : Consumption-based emissions; Sweden; emission scenarios;

    Abstract : Sweden has the goal to reduce greenhouse gas emissions without increasing emissions abroad. This study uses consumption-based emissions data from the PRINCE-project to show where emissions from Swedish consumption take place and how large the share of fossil fuel emissions is. READ MORE

  5. 5. An empirical study of the relationships between the MRO interest rate of the ECB and the structure of production within the EMU

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Nationalekonomi

    Author : Cristofer Larsson; [2020]
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    Abstract : In response to the last financial crisis, the European Central Bank (ECB) conducted relatively expansionary monetary policies. This included some stepwise reductions of the Main Refinancing Operations (MRO) interest rate. READ MORE