Essays about: "Renewable Energy"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 1435 essays containing the words Renewable Energy.

  1. 1. Assessing the effectiveness of the 2011 feed-in tariff policy for wind power in Finland

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Iisa Östring; [2020-07-10]
    Keywords : Wind power; Renewable energy; Feed-in tariff; Renewable energy policy; Panel data models; Difference-in-difference; Finland;

    Abstract : MSc in Economics.... READ MORE

  2. 2. To purchase, or not to purchase, renewable electricity A study of decisive factors for increased use of renewable electricity among Swedish SMEs

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Niklas Löfgren; Edwin Grehorn Hall; [2020-07-01]
    Keywords : purchasing; SMEs; renewable electricity; renewable energy; green electricity; adoption factors; decisive factors;

    Abstract : A major challenge of future electricity consumption is the need for it to be renewable to avoiddepletion of natural resources. Swedish small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) are vitalfor increasing demand for renewable electricity (RE) in Sweden, which is desired sinceSweden has set the goal to be completely free from non-renewable electricity by 2040. READ MORE

  3. 3. Sensors for intelligent and reliable components

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

    Author : Pontus Lundman; [2020]
    Keywords : Wind turbine; Gearbox; Sensor; Condition monitoring; Cyber-physical system; Vindkraftverk; Växellåda; Sensor; Tillståndsövervakning; Cyberfysiskt system;

    Abstract : One way to tackle the climate change society is facing today is through the change to renewable energy sources, such as wind power. Today, a trend when it comes to technology is that products are evolving into becoming more cyber-physical systems (CPS) by integrating functions realized with mechanics, control and communication. READ MORE

  4. 4. Do feed-in tariffs promote environmental efficiency among wind farms? : a two-stage LCA + DEA efficiency case study on 75 Danish wind farms

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Economics

    Author : Gustav Berglöf; [2020]
    Keywords : DEA; efficiency; environmental efficiency; feed-in tariff; operational efficiency; renewable energy; subsidy; wind power;

    Abstract : It is generally known that wind power has an offsetting effect on emissions by crowding out fossil dependent energy sources. What has not been studied to any further extent is the variability in environmental impacts caused by wind turbine erection and manufacturing. Also, it is not known how economic incentives could affect these impacts. READ MORE

  5. 5. Environmental renovating solutions for Miljonprogrammet to reaching the EU2030 climate and energy framework goals

    University essay from KTH/Fastigheter och byggande; KTH/Fastigheter och byggande

    Author : Alexander Sjöling; Emil Marefat; [2020]
    Keywords : EU2030; Miljonprogrammet; LCC; Renewable energy; Renovation strategy; Sustainability; EU2030; Miljonprogrammet; LCC; Förnybar energi; Renoveringsstrategi; Hållbarhet;

    Abstract : Climate change is one of the most severe threats that humanity is facing right now; it's ironically a threat that we as humans created ourselves. Residential buildings are the fourth largest source of Green-housegases in the EU and account for 10% of the total Green-house gases. READ MORE