Essays about: "cost benefit"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 513 essays containing the words cost benefit.

  1. 1. A case study about the potential of battery storage in Culture house : Investigation on the economic viability of battery energy storage system with peak shaving & time-of-use application for culture house in Skellefteå.

    University essay from Mälardalens högskola/Akademin för ekonomi, samhälle och teknik

    Author : Baljot Singh; [2021]
    Keywords : Battery energy storage system; power grid; peak shaving; time-of-use; tariff system; battery aging; state of health; and second-life batteries.;

    Abstract : The energy demand is steadily increasing, and the electricity sector is undergoing a severe change in this decade. The primary drivers, such as the need to decarbonize the power industry and megatrends for more distributed and renewable systems, are resulting in revolutionary changes in our lifestyle and industry. READ MORE

  2. 2. Should electric cars pay? Exempting electric cars from the Gothenburg congestion charges

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Robin Bagheri; Niklas Seroka; [2020-07-01]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : lead to health problems and early deaths, congestion leads to an increase in traffic accidents as well as increased travel times for people living in these areas. To combat these effects, several cities have instituted congestion charges, charging cars to drive within certain areas of these cities. READ MORE

  3. 3. Fragment-screening by X-ray crystallography of human vaccinia related kinase 1

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Institutionen för fysik, kemi och biologi

    Author : Yousif Ali Rashid Majid; [2020]
    Keywords : Fragment based drug discovery; X-ray crystallography; screening; vaccinia related kinase 1; crystal optimization; fragment library design; differential scanning fluorimetry; Sprint Bioscience;

    Abstract : Fragment-screening by X-ray crystallography (XFS) is an expensive and low throughput fragment drug discovery screening method, and it requires a lot of optimization for each protein target. The advantages with this screening method are that it is very sensitive, it directly gives the three-dimensional structure of the protein-fragment complexes, and false positives are rarely obtained. READ MORE

  4. 4. Re-thinking green roof design : The prospect of a carbon sink structure investigated through a life cycle cost-benefit analysis

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Internationella miljöinstitutet

    Author : Aziliz Le Rouzo; [2020]
    Keywords : Carbon Footprint; Green Roof Design; Carbon Sink; Cost-Effectiveness; Life cycle Cost-Benefit Analysis; Green Roofs; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : Green Roofs (GRs) have been used worldwide as a solution for greening cities, while providing useful services to society such as storm water management, improved air quality, energy savings, and increased biodiversity, to name a few. However, the environmental impact of their structure has been understudied, and more importantly, the carbon cost related to the use of materials that have a high carbon footprint has received little to no attention. READ MORE

  5. 5. Assessment of on-site wastewater treatment systems in unsewered communities in Jordan

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Hani Yahya Ali Shubail; [2020]
    Keywords : Constructed wetland; Decentralized wastewater treatment; Jordan; On-site wastewater treatment system;

    Abstract : Centralized wastewater treatment systems need substantial funds besides high-cost operation and maintenance programs, which could be considered unsuitable for low-income developing countries. As a solution, it becomes the trend towards on-site wastewater treatment systems (OWTs) due to its cost-effectiveness and flexibility of implementation and management. READ MORE