Essays about: "current global value"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 177 essays containing the words current global value.

  1. 1. Electrification of Last-Mile Transport : A Study of Charging Infrastructure and Collaborative Business Model

    University essay from KTH/Energiteknik

    Author : Elin Johansson; Marcus Rostmark; [2022]
    Keywords : Electrification; electric vehicles; last-mile; charging infrastructure; risk analysis; collaborative business models; Elektrifiering; elfordon; sista milen; laddinfrastruktur; riskanalys; kollaborativ affärsmodell;

    Abstract : Electrification of the transport sector is an important step in reducing the global greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. Compared to traditional internal combustion engine vehicles (ICEVs), electric vehicles (EVs) produce no tail-pipe emissions and could be coupled with responsible energy production from renewable energy sources to reduce coupled emissions of their operation. READ MORE

  2. 2. Circular Design and its applications in the Electric Guitar Industry : Development of a Circular Business Model System

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för ekonomi, teknik, konst och samhälle

    Author : David Blomgren; [2022]
    Keywords : Circular Design; Circular Economy; sustainability; holistic design;

    Abstract : Our society is all the more shifting towards focusing on the impact that we have on the world’s climate and reducing our environmental impact is getting increasingly popular. Amongst efforts to reduce the impact of the products that we use, the field of Circular Design has emerged as a solution that tackles the problem at its roots in a holistic way, aiming to not only reduce the climate impact of products, but to transition our entire society into a sustainable one through the implementation of a Circular Economy. READ MORE

  3. 3. Corporate liability for climate change - Is Milieudefensie a sign of what is to come?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Juridiska fakulteten

    Author : Johan Åhman; [2022]
    Keywords : public international law; private international law; comparative law; private law; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Where states have failed to take the threat of global warming seriously, private individuals and environmental organizations have confronted those contributing to it. By bringing the emitters to court, litigants all over the world hope to put an end to the current trajectory towards dangerous climate change. READ MORE

  4. 4. Integrating the Planetary Boundaries Framework into Corporate Sustainability Reporting : An explorative study defining a Planetary Boundary based framework for Information Communication Technology Providers

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Jennifer Erlandsson; [2022]
    Keywords : Sustainability; Planetary Boundaries; Corporate Responsibility; Sustainability Reporting; Hållbarhet; Planetära gränser; Hållbarhetsrapportering;

    Abstract : Climate change is often the main environmental focus in corporate sustainability reporting, but corporations’ impacts stretch further, making it is necessary to consider additional aspects such as biodiversity, freshwater scarcity, and pollution. While some studies aiming to downscale the planetary boundary framework onto smaller settings does exist, literature for company scales is scarce. READ MORE

  5. 5. Net Zero by 2045: A Mixed Methods Study on How Climate Change Initiatives Can Contribute to Swedish Companies’ Transition to Net Zero Emissions by 2045

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Sara Sandberg; [2022]
    Keywords : Sustainable Development; Non-state actors; Climate change governance; Climate change initiatives; Companies; National targets;

    Abstract : In the face of climate change, our planet is going through unprecedented changes, making international governance and cooperation on this issue a necessity. Recent studies indicate that the window to act to stay within the 1.5 °C target of the Paris Agreement has narrowed, and that strong and urgent action is needed. READ MORE