Essays about: "Water supply"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 397 essays containing the words Water supply.

  1. 1. ”Varför hamnar allting där nere?” : lokalinvånares syn på vattenkraftsetableringen i Lilla Lule älv

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Izabel Nordlund; [2018]
    Keywords : vattenkraft; lokalinvånare; landsbygd; Lilla Lule älv; Letsi; industriell kolonisation;

    Abstract : Vattenkraften utgör en stor del av Sveriges elproduktion och det är en stabil elförsörjning. Stora delar av produktionen kommer från Luleälven som började byggas ut redan i början på 1900-talet. För att ta reda på hur lokalinvånare ser på vattenkraftetableringen har fyra informanter som levt kring älven intervjuats. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Water-Energy-Agriculture nexus in Jordan : A case study on As-Samra wastewater treatment plant in the LowerJordan River Basin

    University essay from KTH/Energiteknik

    Author : Alberto Belda Gonzalez; [2018]
    Keywords : Water-energy-agriculture nexus; Jordan; Lower Jordan River Basin; As-Samra Wastewater Treatment Plant;

    Abstract : Historically, water, energy and agricultural resources have been naturally scarce in Jordan, but current economic, demographic, geopolitical and environmental conditions are aggravating the situation. The influxes of refugees are increasing the already high natural population growth; better economic conditions and living standards are changing consumption and production patterns; surrounding conflicts affect the supply of resources; and negative effects associated to climate change can be noticed already. READ MORE

  3. 3. Groundwater flow paths in fractured crystalline bedrock : Electromagnetic VLF measurements and modelling of a groundwater basin in Svanberga, Sweden

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Rasmus Thunell; [2018]
    Keywords : Groundwater; modelling; geophysics; comsol; VLF;

    Abstract : Sweden is a country with a relatively high number of private wells, where about 1.2 million inhabitants in permanent housing and an equal amount in summer housing relies on private wells as their drinking water supply. At the same time the market for drinking water treatment products is unregulated regarding quality and requirements are needed. READ MORE

  4. 4. The challenges and Opportunities of the Grand Renaissance Dam for sustainable Energy - Water - Food - Ecosystem services Nexus in Ethiopia.

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Bisrat Woldemichael Handiso; [2018]
    Keywords : Sustainable development; Hydropower plant; Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam; Natural Resource Management; Energy; Water; Food; Ecosystem services; Environment; Climate Change; Ethiopia;

    Abstract : Ethiopia has been challenged by multidimensional poverty. However, it has the potential to minimize the threat through an integrated multipurpose development process. In this regard, hydropower has a significant role to reduce energy poverty and enhance the multipurpose use of natural resources efficiency. READ MORE

  5. 5. Vätsketillgång och rörelse som riskfaktorer för kolik hos häst

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Biomedical Sciences and Veterinary Public Health

    Author : Amanda Vesterinen Artell; [2018]
    Keywords : kolik; häst; vattentillgång; rörelse; lösdrift; traditionell uppstallning;

    Abstract : Kolik är ett allvarligt tillstånd med hög mortalitet och kan innebära stora kostnader för hästägare. Som ett komplext, multifaktoriellt tillstånd har epidemiologiska studier haft svårt att fastställa individuella riskfaktorer bakom kolik. READ MORE