Essays about: "Sustainable Energy Transition"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 176 essays containing the words Sustainable Energy Transition.

  1. 1. Reducing the environmental impact of new neighbourhoods during early planning stages using life cycle analysis (LCA) : Towards effective decision support tools for settlements projects

    University essay from KTH/Byggvetenskap

    Author : Pierrick Francois Gervasi; [2022]
    Keywords : district LCA; residential neighbourhood; EPD; Urban Print; urban; modelling; normalization; weighing; planet boundaries.;

    Abstract : Since the first warnings on the limits of planet Earth, 50 years ago, policies havenot been sufficient and fast enough to create a more sustainable world, which is todayillustrated by climate change, an increase in resource scarcity, and tremendousbiodiversity loss. Cities have been playing an important role in those environmentalconsequences, today accounting for 60% of greenhouse gases. READ MORE

  2. 2. Making Space Exploration Sustainable: A Quantitative Assessment of Valuable Elements for Implementation of In-Situ Utilisation of Lunar Resources

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Bella Klaus; [2022]
    Keywords : Sustainable Development; extra-terrestrial resources; lunar resource mining; in-situ resource utilization; moon; space exploration;

    Abstract : Exploring the Solar System is an ongoing process of humanity that cannot be stopped. It requires large amounts of resources to explore space, which need to be acquired from somewhere. Resources mined on Earth cannot be diverted from vital productions on Earth as those required for energy systems transition and developing a sustainable society. READ MORE

  3. 3. Staying competitive within the EU energy sector to realize energy transition and potential sustainable competitive advantage: A resource perspective

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Deumini Soysa; Sarah Staehly; Zehui Sun; [2022]
    Keywords : Resource-based view; dynamic capabilities; resource leveraging; energy transition; sustainable competitive advantage; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Our research has conducted a comparative cross-case analysis to assess how firm-specific resources can enable the energy transition within firms located in the EU. The multiple-case study was based on data collected from two incumbent energy companies that were founded and headquartered in an EU country (E.ON and Vattenfall). READ MORE

  4. 4. Corporate Social Responsibility and Financial Performance in the Energy Sector : A Quantitative Study Examining European Energy Companies

    University essay from Jönköping University/IHH, Nationalekonomi, Finansiering och Statistik

    Author : Carolin Cedermark; Suvi Taimisto; [2022]
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    Abstract : As the cornerstone of almost all economic activity across the world, the energy sector plays a vital role in the transition to sustainable business operations and living. The urgent situation of climate change has likewise increased the pressure on corporations to act in a more sustainable manner. READ MORE

  5. 5. Potential rooftop photovoltaic energy production calculation for Residential Buildings in Visby-----Case study about Gotlandshem

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Xiang Li; [2022]
    Keywords : Photovoltaics; Residential Buildings; Sustainable Energy Transition; Sustainable Development; Gotland; Gotlandshem; LCOE;

    Abstract : Solar energy is one type of the most commonly used renewable energy sources. It can produce electricity and heat without creating any Greenhouse Gases (GHG). READ MORE