Essays about: "conclusion on air pollution"

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  1. 1. Cruising away from strong sustainability? A case-study of the social and environmental trade-offs of cruise tourism in Flåm, Norway

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Henriette Sandstå; [2019]
    Keywords : cruise tourism; air pollution; strong sustainability; sustainable tourism; sustainability science; Norway; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Cruise tourism is the fastest growing segment within the global tourism industry, allowing tourists to visit spectacular coastal destinations all over the world. Due to its pristine fjord landscapes, Norway is a popular cruise destination. READ MORE

  2. 2. Study of spatial and temporal variation of atmospheric optical parameters and their relation with PM 2.5 concentration over Europe using GIS technologies

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi och ekosystemvetenskap

    Author : Panagiotis Symeonidis; [2017]
    Keywords : aerosols; air quality; satellite remote sensing; GIS; geography; Geographical Information Systems; particulate matter; Aerosol Optical Depth; MODIS; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : The purpose of this study was to examine the use of remote sensing aerosol data as an estimator of ground level fine particulate matter concentration (PM 2.5). In order to examine this possible relation, daily MODIS Aerosol Optical Depth (AOD) data were used, collected for an entire year. READ MORE

  3. 3. Wind Power Forecast Accuracy in Scandinavia:Analysis of Forecast Errors Using TAPM

    University essay from KTH/Kraft- och värmeteknologi

    Author : Sara Jarmander; [2017]
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    Abstract : Wind power has different characteristics compared to conventional energy sources. The main difference is that wind power fluctuates under the influence of meteorological variables. This gives rise to problems related to grid stability. READ MORE

  4. 4. CFD optimization of photochemical UV reactors for VOC degradation

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Kemiteknik

    Author : Anna Andersson; [2017]
    Keywords : CFD; Computational Fluid Dynamics; UV reactor; VOC; Volatile Organic Compounds; photochemistry; air pollution;

    Abstract : In 2016 the World Health Organization released a report on Ambient Air Pollution, in this it was stated that one out of every nine deaths all around the world in 2012 were due to air-pollution-related conditions. Urban air pollution involves a broad range of compounds from many diverse sources. READ MORE

  5. 5. Counting on Numbers : Air Pollution, Risk, Residents and Local Media

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Medie- och kommunikationsvetenskap; Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kommunikation och medier

    Author : Emilia Olszewska; [2016]
    Keywords : agenda-setting; audit-culture; civic engagement; counter-democracy; risk management; air pollution; environmental risk; Ethnographic Content Analysis; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This research investigates the construction of air pollution as a risk in local media. The aim of this paper is to map the factors influencing the reporting and response to the risk. As method, a case study and qualitative content analysis of local newspapers in Kraków is used. READ MORE