Essays about: "Sustainable Transformations"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 40 essays containing the words Sustainable Transformations.

  1. 1. In Pursuit of Sustainability : Decentralized Renewable Energy Services in India

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Industriell teknik

    Author : Max Rosvall; [2020]
    Keywords : Decentralized Renewable Energy; Technological Innovation Systems; Sustainable Transformations; Sustainable Development;

    Abstract : Based on the grand challenges of transforming the energy sector towards sustainability and harvesting the potential from decentralized solar PV, a holistic and systemic perspective is required. This study presents the case of decentralized renewable solutions in Karnataka India. READ MORE

  2. 2. The co-operative housing 'fix' : a case study on an emerging co-operative housing sector in Helsinki, Finland

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Kulturgeografi och ekonomisk geografi; Lunds universitet/Humanekologi

    Author : Daisy Margaret Charlesworth; [2020]
    Keywords : co-operative housing; eco-modernism; urban sustainability; urban governance; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This thesis contributes to growing critical scholarship investigating co-operative housing projects in relation to their wider socio-political and institutional contexts. It goes beyond normative questions of whether co-operative housing projects are sustainable, or not. READ MORE

  3. 3. Scaling down flagship projects : Exploring the reverberations of large-scale projects in Stockholm

    University essay from KTH/Urbana och regionala studier

    Author : Eleni- Konstantina Vlachaki- Stamatopoulou; [2020]
    Keywords : flagship; development project; visions; urban transformations; unintended consequences; indirect displacement; Stockholm;

    Abstract : Drawing from the ever-evolving processes that reproduce and re-define our everyday life in our living environment, this study explores the reverberations of flagship projects in the wider urban landscape. The power structures that formulate spatial production are discussed. READ MORE

  4. 4. Facilitating Innovation of a LargeScale Company with External Startups

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

    Author : Tesi Hajzeri; [2020]
    Keywords : Innovation Management; Front End Innovation; Commercialization; Startups; External Sourcing;

    Abstract : Along with an increased environmental awareness, companies are encouraged to go through big, internal transformations and look outside of their core businesses. For them to remain competitive, they need to show an urge for external innovation and collaboration with startups. READ MORE

  5. 5. An Urgent Crisis of Chronic Neglect: Lessons on Water Justice and Wellbeing in the Time of COVID-19

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Kristina Humphreys; [2020]
    Keywords : sustainable development; water justice; urban resilience; wellbeing; COVID-19; planetary health;

    Abstract : The COVID-19 crisis represents a major disruption to societies across the planet, magnifying existing threats to social-ecological resilience. Illustrating these threats are links between inadequate water and sanitation services, climate stressors, and the challenge of coping with a global pandemic. READ MORE