Essays about: "air pollution"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 187 essays containing the words air pollution.

  1. 1. Cost-benefit analysis of cycle to work scheme : implemented in Jönköping municipality, 2016

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Economics

    Author : Sandra Gradin; [2019]
    Keywords : CBA; active transport AT ; cycle to work scheme C2W ;

    Abstract : In a response to negative externalities such as GHG emission, health costs, infrastructural costs, noise and air pollution etc. caused by motorised transportation international organizations and governments have started promoting shifts towards active transportation such as walking and cycling. READ MORE

  2. 2. Adoption of high-technology products in emerging markets: The ACE-1 advanced biomass cookstove in rural Cambodia

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Anne Baltruschat; [2019]
    Keywords : Sustainable Development; Energy access; Clean cooking; Advanced biomass stoves; Adoption;

    Abstract : This study examines the adoption of clean cooking technologies in developing countries with a focus on the ACE-1 advanced biomass stove (ABS). Marginalized communities in rural environments are often exposed to high levels of Household Air Pollution (HAP) due to the common use of traditional cookstoves. READ MORE

  3. 3. Investigation of reaction properties to facilitate chemical lumping of kinetic mechanisms

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Förbränningsfysik; Lunds universitet/Fysiska institutionen

    Author : Frej Ryde; [2019]
    Keywords : Combustion; Simulation; Chemical lumping; Mechanism reduction; Ant colony reduction; Hybrid optimization; Physics and Astronomy;

    Abstract : Combustion process are used to improve modern society, but it comes with problems, like global warming and air pollution. Computer simulations are used to study combustion process to allow more efficient use of the fuel or decrease the creation of pollution. READ MORE

  4. 4. Impact of Pressure Pulsations on Diesel Air Path Control and Compensation Measures

    University essay from KTH/Maskinkonstruktion (Avd.)

    Author : NISHANT DHANORE; [2019]
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    Abstract : Stricter pollution norms have led to increased efforts to achieve lower emissions. Exhaust Gas Re-circulation (EGR) is a well known measure to reduce NOx internally in the engine. In order to achieve better performance of an engine in terms of emissions it is very essential to control the flow of exhaust gases through EGR valve. READ MORE

  5. 5. Lithium-ion Batteries in Electric Vehicles : Sustainable to what extent?

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för teknikvetenskap (SCI); KTH/Skolan för teknikvetenskap (SCI)

    Author : Anton Persson; Daniel Öman; [2018]
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    Abstract : Increasing environmental laws and regulations regarding emissions and air and water pollution in the transport sector. These laws and regulations combined with the limitation of oil as a natural resource have contributed to research regarding alternative fuels for vehicles. READ MORE