Showing result 1 - 5 of 129 essays containing the words THE IMPACT OF CONSTRUCTION ON THE ENVIRONMENT.

  1. 1. Barns och ungas perspektiv och delaktighet inom parkförvaltning : en fallstudie av svenska kommunala parkförvaltningsenheter

    University essay from SLU/Department of People and Society

    Author : Nina Evelina Törn; [2021]
    Keywords : barn; ungdomar; deltagande; barns perspektiv; barnperspektiv; parkförvaltning; grönområdesförvaltning; kommunal verksamhet; children; youth; participation; children s perspectives; child-centered perspective; park management; green space management; municipal activities;

    Abstract : Kommuner har ett viktigt uppdrag i att inkludera barns och ungas perspektiv och delaktighet i samhällsutvecklingen. I och med att Barnkonventionen blev svensk lag i januari 2020 har barns och ungas rätt att höras och vara delaktiga vid beslut som rör dem stärkts. READ MORE

  2. 2. Acoustic Impact of working from home

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för byggvetenskaper; Lunds universitet/Teknisk akustik

    Author : Christoffer Larm; [2021]
    Keywords : Distance working; Office acoustics; Indoor sound environment; Noise annoyance; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : The outbreak of Covid-19 has resulted in major changes on office work. Many office workers have been almost exclusively working from home for the past year, which has led to different advantages and obstacles for the workers. READ MORE

  3. 3. Smart City concepts and their approach on sustainability, transportation and tourism – Waterborne transportation, an opportunity for sustainability?

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för geografi

    Author : Jan Hönninger; [2021]
    Keywords : Advanced technology; Big Data; cargo ship; CCTV; CHP; cruise ship; Electric Vehicle; EV; energy consumption; environment; ferry; ICT; infrastructure; IoT; marine ecosystem; public transport; PV; sensors; Smart City; Smart Tourism; Smart Transportation; Sustainability; waterborne transportation;

    Abstract : Due to urbanization and the population of cities producing up to 75% of emission, Smart City concepts, looking at sustainability and more efficiency within the city, with the help of IoT and ICT based technology, are seen as an opportunity to act future-oriented, today. Construction and transportation are seen as the main contributors on the way of change from energy consumption to energy production. READ MORE

  4. 4. The influence of passive measures on the highly demanding room climate requirements of a museum building in terms of sustainability

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Energi och ByggnadsDesign; Lunds universitet/Institutionen för arkitektur och byggd miljö

    Author : Jasmin Jost; [2021]
    Keywords : museum; museum climate; conservation requirements; climate risk assessment; indoor environment; thermal comfort; thermal mass; moisture buffering; hygroscopic materials; life cycle assessment LCA ; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : In the exhibition space of a museum, a compromise between the requirements for the preservation of cultural goods and thermal comfort criteria for visitors has to be applied. Such a high level of control without allowing fluctuations in temperature and relative humidity poses a big challenge to the air conditioning systems to maintain these very specific hygrothermal conditions. READ MORE

  5. 5. A Good Razor : A sustainable and gender neutral design proposal for a manual hair removing device for the entire body

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

    Author : HANNA LUNDIN; [2021]
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    Abstract : The razor industry is a worldwide industry where the vast majority sell multi-blade razors. These are sold in a business model that pushes production prices so much that it harms the environment. READ MORE