Essays about: "carbon norms"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 15 essays containing the words carbon norms.

  1. 1. Off with the Offset: The Reshaping of Voluntary Carbon Market Post-Paris Agreement

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för företagande och ledning

    Author : Shilin Wang; Arnachani Riaseta; [2022]
    Keywords : Paris Agreement; Voluntary Carbon Market; Carbon offsetting; Market-shaping; Market work;

    Abstract : The 2015 Paris Agreement presented a fundamental disruption to the fabric of international carbon markets, while at the same time it has been increasing voluntary demand for carbon credits. As a result, voluntary carbon market (VCM) actors, particularly those producing and distributing carbon credits, are facing an intriguing dilemma. READ MORE

  2. 2. Carbon Dioxide Removal - A tool in a toolbox for reaching net-zero emissions

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för företagande och ledning

    Author : Kajsa-Stina Ströby; Madeleine Hjalber; [2022]
    Keywords : carbon-dioxide-removal; corporate carbon strategy; carbon norms; climate change strategies;

    Abstract : Corporations play a vital part to limit global warming within the lines of the Paris Agreement and are increasingly making net-zero pledges for committing to decarbonising their operations. The ability to reach these ambitious targets will rely on the development of negative emission techniques referred to as carbon dioxide removal (CDR). READ MORE

  3. 3. Catch it if you can - A bottom-up study about the future for CCS in Sweden, by examining the drivers and barriers for climate strategies of high emitting companies

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för företagande och ledning

    Author : Amanda Valfridsson; Bianca Strömberg; [2022]
    Keywords : Carbon Capture and Storage; Bioenergy with Carbon Capture and Storage; Climate strategy; Net zero;

    Abstract : Global, as well as Swedish scenarios of how to reach the goals stated in the Paris Agreement all point towards Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS) as a part of the solution. Although several high emitting companies in Sweden pose the opportunities to implement CCS, there are still no full-scale CCS installations in Sweden today. READ MORE

  4. 4. Renewable Energy Communities - Exploring behavioral and motivational factors behind the willingness to participate in Renewable Energy Communities in Germany

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Internationella miljöinstitutet

    Author : Anna Kracher; [2021]
    Keywords : Renewable Energy Communities; willingness to participate; behavioral insights; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Several studies and actors have emphasized the role of Renewable Energy Communities as collective citizen initiatives enhancing the decentralized, low-carbon energy transition. Despite the social, environmental, and economic benefits, several changes in the energy policies in Germany have led to a decrease of newly registered Renewable Energy Communities. READ MORE

  5. 5. An Investigation of Market Scalability for Volatile Organic Compounds (VOCs') Filtration Systems : A Case Study within Sweden

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Industriell teknik; Uppsala universitet/Industriell teknik

    Author : Chaitanya Sai Praneeth Kurukundu; Anvesh Reddy Gajjala; [2020]
    Keywords : Volatile Organic Compounds; Formaldehyde; Activated carbon; Thermal sintering; Impregnated catalyst; Efficiency; Indoor Air Quality; Filtration Systems;

    Abstract : With the need for excellent living standards to escalate day by day, the need to breathe good quality air remains of paramount importance for a prosperous, happy life. The indoor air quality picture is improving decade by decade. However, the importance of maintaining good indoor air quality remains unsatisfactory. READ MORE