Essays about: "Sustainable Project Management"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 427 essays containing the words Sustainable Project Management.

  1. 1. Balancing Structure and Flexibility in the Project Process - A Case Study of Project Management at Where Is My Pony

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Julia Byström; Malin Ficks; [2021-07-07]
    Keywords : Project Management; Project Management Process; Creative Industry; Advertising Agency; Creativity; Sustainability; Sustainable Project Management; Project Management for Smaller Organizations;

    Abstract : The practice of project management has been used by organizations for many yearsand different philosophies have emerged. Among the philosophies is both traditionaland modern project management as well as project management practicesintegrating sustainability. However, its implications for smaller and creativeorganizations are limited in research. READ MORE

  2. 2. Sustainability performance and management systems at Swedish fish & seafood wholesalers

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Johan Ottander; Thomas Pitel; [2021-06-30]
    Keywords : Sustainability; KPI; Key Performance Indicator; CSR; Fish; Seafood; Overfishing; Wholesaler; Performance Measurement; Performance Management; Financial Performance; Profitability.;

    Abstract : This is a bachelor thesis within the subject of Corporate Sustainability and Business Administrationrelated to performance measurement of sustainability and how this impacts profitability.Through this study the researchers seek to create a deeper understanding for how large Swedishwholesalers of fish & seafood can develop more effective business operations and contribute to asustainable fish & seafood industry while retaining or improving their profitability. READ MORE

  3. 3. Design of a Polygeneration system in Filipinas ETCR, Colombia

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

    Author : Germán Ropero Pérez; [2021]
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    Abstract : This project has addressed the design of a cost-effective Polygeneration system that guarantees a continuous, equitable and environmentally friendly energy supply for the rural settlement of Filipinas ETCR, (in Spanish, Espacios Territoriales de Capacitación y Reincorporación) Colombia, which is currently not achieved, due to a system that relies on the national electricity grid (with numerous outages) and on LPG (Liquefied Petroleum Gas) and wood to meet the thermal demand, mainly for cooking. For this purpose, in addition to the current energy supply situation, the energy demand according to type (electricity and heat) and sector (residential, commercial and agro-livestock) is characterized. READ MORE

  4. 4. Design for prolonged service lifetime : A case study of built-in ovens implementing emotionally durable design in practice

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

    Keywords : Emotionally durable design; Product longevity; Design framework; Sustainable design; Emotionellt hållbar design; Produktlivslängd; Designramverk; Hållbar design;

    Abstract : The taxonomy of sustainable design covers a multitude of strategies targeting different aspects of product design, one of which is product longevity. Efforts within this field have mainly been focusing on extending the technical lifetime of products, whereas the issue of products being discarded before technical malfunction have received less attention. READ MORE

  5. 5. Evaluation of natural materials in Sustainable Buildings : A potential solution to the European 2050 long-term strategy

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

    Author : Víctor de las Heras Reverte; [2021]
    Keywords : Straw-bale building; Rammed earth building; Sustainable construction; Natural Building Materials; Energy performance analysis; Energy performance optimization;

    Abstract : Today, buildings consume 40% of total energy demand in the EU and are responsible for 36% of GHG emissions. For this reason, and due to the delicate situation of climate change that planet Earth is experiencing, solutions are being sought to make the building sector more sustainable. READ MORE