Essays about: "Technology Based Measures"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 457 essays containing the words Technology Based Measures.

  1. 1. DISTRICT HEAT PRICE MODEL ANALYSIS : A risk assesment of Mälarenergi's new district heat price model

    University essay from Mälardalens högskola/Akademin för ekonomi, samhälle och teknik; Mälardalens högskola/Akademin för ekonomi, samhälle och teknik

    Author : Erik Landelius; Magnus Åström; [2019]
    Keywords : district heating; multilinear regression; Bootstrapping; Mälarenergi; weather parameters; heat prediction; statistical inference; Unscrambler;

    Abstract : Energy efficiency measures in buildings and alternative heating methods have led to a decreased demand for district heating (DH). Furthermore, due to a recent increase in extreme weather events, it is harder for DH providers to maintain a steady production leading to increased costs. These issues have led DH companies to change their price models. READ MORE

  2. 2. Planning for sea level rise in Sweden : A study regarding how the parliamentary parties relate to climate change adaptation of sea level rise

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Eriksson Emilia; [2019]
    Keywords : Sea level rise; Climate change adaptation; Climate change; Politicians; The Swedish Parliament; Havsnivåhöjning; Klimatanpassning; Klimatförändringar; Politiker; Sveriges riksdag;

    Abstract : The consequences due to sea level rise are many, and will affect the environment and societies all around the world. There is uncertainty about how much and how quickly the sea will rise. Despite the uncertainties, society must be adapted to a changing climate. READ MORE

  3. 3. Climate Smart Risk Reduction in Urban Areas: A Review of factors for integrating Disaster Risk Reduction and Climate Change Adaptation within the context of urban Resilience

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Riskhantering och Samhällssäkerhet

    Author : Fariba Toufani; [2019]
    Keywords : Disaster Risk Reduction; Climate Change Adaptation; Integration; Urban Resilience; 100 Resilient Cities; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : In recent years, the drawbacks of parallel systems in Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) and Climate Change Adaptation (CCA) have been acknowledged in professional and academic communities, where the need for integration of the two fields in connection to development has been stressed. In this regard, the concept of resilience as an antithesis of risks has also been considered. READ MORE

  4. 4. On Exaggeration of Sound Detail as a Way of Affecting Perceived Realism in Sound Effects and Musical Instruments

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för konst, kommunikation och lärande

    Author : Joel Jerner; [2019]
    Keywords : sound effects; foley; realism;

    Abstract : Based on previous research into realism in sound effects, this experiment was intended to study the effect of exaggerating minor details as a way of increasing perceived realism in sound effects. To do this, a framework for discussing components and subcomponents of sounds was constructed and a listening test designed using the framework was conducted. READ MORE

  5. 5. Potential measures and improvements in energy consumptions regarding ventilations systems with heat recovery

    University essay from KTH/Byggteknik och design

    Author : Suat Uludag; Helmut Diliwi; [2019]
    Keywords : Ventilation System; System upgrade; Heat recovery; Energy consumption; Ventilationssystem; Systemuppgradering; Värmeåtervinning; Energianvändning; Energiförbrukning;

    Abstract : The ventilation system is in itself a huge necessity in our everyday life as it provides sufficient amount of fresh air to our indoor climate, while it simultaneously circulates the residing air pollutants out of the building. Although, for this to be made possible, large amounts of energy is required to be consumed, which in turn leads to an increased energy cost. READ MORE