Essays about: "climate budget"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 57 essays containing the words climate budget.

  1. 1. The Humane School

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för arkitektur och byggd miljö

    Author : Astri Sundström Konradsson; [2020]
    Keywords : The Humane School; Kenya; Steiner school; rural school; volontary project; African school; Sirende; farming school; ASF Sweden; Sofia; Järna; Anthroposophy; primary school; Rudolf Steiner; Astri Sundström Konradsson; kindergarten Kenya.; Arts and Architecture;

    Abstract : My diploma project is a design proposal for a Rudolf Steiner School in Sirende, a village 12 km outside Kitale Town, Kenya. On Initiative taken by the anthroposophical association Föreningen Sofia in Sweden, a Steiner school opened in Sirende in year 2008. READ MORE

  2. 2. Are climate budgets the new green? A critical study of environmental discourses in Oslo's climate budget

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Anne-Sofie Sejer Sejer Petersen; [2020]
    Keywords : Oslo; climate budget; environmental discourses; degrowth; consumption-based emissions; city GHG mitigation; environmental science; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Reducing greenhouse gas emissions at the city scale continues to be of high priority. Oslo pioneered a cross-sectoral steering method ‘the climate budget’, effectively branding themselves as ’green leaders’. READ MORE

  3. 3. Artdiversitet och metoder för att främja artdiversitet : svenska kommuner och deras inställning till artdiversitet

    University essay from SLU/Department of Landscape Architecture, Planning and Management (from 130101)

    Author : Sara Wiman; [2020]
    Keywords : artdiversitet; mångfald; stadsträd; trädinventering; trädplan;

    Abstract : Att träd överlag har en enorm betydelse för människors psykiska och fysiska välmående är uppenbart. Utöver att träd bidrar med olika hälsoaspekter skapas också attraktiva boende- och arbetsmiljöer, de levererar också ovärderliga ekosystemtjänster och bidrar med temperaturreglering, koldioxidupptag samt tar hand om luftföroreningar (Costanza et al. READ MORE

  4. 4. Snow insulation effects across the Arctic : evaluating a revised snow module in LPJ-GUESS

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi och ekosystemvetenskap

    Author : Alexandra Pongrácz; [2019]
    Keywords : active layer depth; Arctic; LPJ-GUESS; snow; soil temperature; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : The effect of future changes in temperature and precipitation patterns on arctic ecosystem functioning is often assessed using state-of-the-art ecosystem models. Many models however lack detailed representation of wintertime processes, as pointed out by recent studies (Wang et al. 2016, Slater and Lawrence 2013). READ MORE

  5. 5. Evaluation of FLake’s Performance on Water Temperatures and Surface Heat Fluxes at Lake Erken, Sweden

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Luft-, vatten- och landskapslära

    Author : Vasileios Savvakis; [2019]
    Keywords : Modelling; lakes; FLake; surface water temperature; surface heat fluxes; air-lake interaction;

    Abstract : In many numerical weather prediction models, the presence of lakes is simulated crudely, with their effect being neglected in the resulting simulations. However, it has been shown how lakes effect not only their surrounding climate directly, but have an effect to the overall weather evolution and ecosystem. READ MORE