Essays about: "dam projects"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 27 essays containing the words dam projects.

  1. 1. Shifting perspectives through Choreography : a study on bodily rights from an Indigenous perspective

    University essay from Stockholms konstnärliga högskola/Institutionen för scenkonst

    Author : Marit Shirin Carolasdotter; [2021]
    Keywords : Indigenous; Dance; Choreography; Repatriation; Weaving; Body; Ritual; Indigeneity; Retribution;

    Abstract : In the current globalisation of the planet, Indigenous peoples are attempting to reclaim their lands from extraction and natural disruptions due to new sustainable energy projects and dam constructions. This study is exploring how choreography and dance are addressing the issue of exploitation of land and bodies, directly weaving together ideas of ancestry and indigeneity through gathered testimonies from three Indigenous choreographers. READ MORE

  2. 2. CFD Simulations of Flow Characteristics of a Piano Key Weir Spillway

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Elektricitetslära; Uppsala universitet/Elektricitetslära

    Author : William Sjösten; Victor Vadling; [2020]
    Keywords : Piano Key Weir; Ansys Fluent; Multiphase Flow; Spillway; Flow Characteristics; CFD; Realizable k-epsilon; Volume of Fluid; Renolds-averaged Navier-Stokes;

    Abstract : Comprehensive rehabilitation projects of dam spillways are made in Sweden, due to stricter dam safety guidelines for their discharge capacity. The Piano Key Weir (PKW) is an innovative design which has proven effective through several renovation projects made in many countries including France. READ MORE

  3. 3. Transboundary Water Cooperation between Bangladesh and India in the Ganges River Basin: Exploring a Benefit-sharing Approach

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Sajid Karim; [2020]
    Keywords : Bangladesh-India Water Management; Benefit-sharing; Ganges River Basin; Sustainable Development; Transboundary Water Cooperation; Water Resource Management;

    Abstract : Bangladesh and India share 54 transboundary rivers. Despite that, the transboundary water management between these two countries is heavily concentrated on the Ganges river basin, in which, mode of cooperation is still based on physical sharing of water. READ MORE

  4. 4. Computational fluid dynamics calculations of a spillway’s energy dissipation

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för fysik och astronomi

    Author : Robin Lindstens; [2020]
    Keywords : Computational Fluid mechanics; Hydropower; Spillway; Energy dissipation; ANSYS Fluent;

    Abstract : To make sure that a dam is safe it is important to have good knowledge about the energy dissipation in the spillway. Physical hydraulic model tests are reliable when investigating how the water flow behaves on its way through the spillway. READ MORE

  5. 5. The importance of hydropower in relation to the achievement of the SDGs in Bhutan

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Danielle Fröstad; [2019]
    Keywords : Bhutan; Hydropower; Dam governance; SDGs; India;

    Abstract : In order to have a successful outcome and to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals by 2030, the development of the hydropower sector is important. This as the hydropower contributes to the socioeconomic development and economic growth, as well as to have an efficient implementation of the SDGs. READ MORE