Essays about: "carbon footprint"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 97 essays containing the words carbon footprint.

  1. 1. Meat production preferences among Swedish consumers: A choice experiment with lasagna

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Erik Nyberg; [2018-10-08]
    Keywords : Choice experiment; stated preference; random parameter logit; antibiotic usage;

    Abstract : MSc in Economics.... READ MORE

  2. 2. Urban Microgrid Design : Case Study of a Neighborhood in Lisbon

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Fasta tillståndets fysik

    Author : João Rodrigues; [2018]
    Keywords : Microgrid; Distributed Energy Production; Smart Grid; Smart City; Urban; Renewables; Photovoltaic; Battery; Voltage; Dispatch; Energy Systems;

    Abstract : Urban microgrids are smart and complex energy systems that help integrate renewables into our cities, turning our neighborhoods into partly energy self-sufficient hubs. Moreover, they create the space for electricity transactions between neighbors, transforming the former consumers into prosumers. READ MORE

  3. 3. Evaluating a Power Supply System for a Small-Scale Cocoa Processing Plant : A Multi-Criteria Decision Analysis Approach

    University essay from Högskolan i Gävle/Avdelningen för Industriell utveckling, IT och Samhällsbyggnad

    Author : Alexander Rothoff; [2018]
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    Abstract : The global supply and demand of energy is facing different challenges. On one hand an increasing energy demand, foremost in developing countries, and an increasing pressure on reaching climate goals changes the requirements on the design of power supply systems. READ MORE

  4. 4. Impact on carbon emissions applying the sustainable EffiSludge wastewater treatment concept to the Nordic pulp- and paper industry

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Tema Miljöförändring

    Author : Disa Donnér; [2018]
    Keywords : Anaerobic digestion; Biomethane; Carbon footprint; EffiSludge; Pulp- and papermill wastewater treatment; Waste activated sludge;

    Abstract : The pulp- and paper industry (PPI) faces a great challenge in finding new ways to reduce its overall carbon emissions. Large quantities of water are used in the pulp- and paper making process. In this context, a more sustainable wastewater treatment with a lower carbon footprint is of relevance for the PPI. READ MORE

  5. 5. Smarter technologies towards Greener Homes : A Human-Centred Approach

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för informatik (IK)

    Author : Mohamed Bennani; [2018]
    Keywords : Smart Technology; Smart Homes; Energy industry in the UK; smart meters; Green Technology; Green Homes; Independent living; Human-Centred approach; Participatory Design;

    Abstract : Advances in technology continuously reshape habits, behaviours and interactions at individual, organisational and societal levels. Information and Communication technology (ICT) is pervasive, and is the bearer of crucial information, analysis and responses to the recipient. READ MORE