Essays about: "economic output"

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  1. 1. Strategies for regional deployment of hydrogen infrastructure : The case of North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM)

    Author : Roberto Di Molfetta; [2022]
    Keywords : Hydrogen; Infrastructure rollout; Supply chain pathways; Mobility; Hydrogen buses.;

    Abstract : In response to the growing urge towards decarbonisation, more and more initiatives have been set to reduce and/or compensate the level of CO2 (carbon dioxide) emitted by human activities, which is one of the main responsible of the incumbent threats of “global warming” and “climate change”. “Climate neutrality by 2050” has become a decisive topic for political agendas worldwide and, against that background, the hydrogen economy can play a significant role. READ MORE

  2. 2. ECONOMIC FEASIBILITY STUDY OF ADDING SOLAR PV, ENERGY STORAGE SYSTEM TO AN EXISTING WIND PROJECT: A CASE STUDY IN RÖDENE, GOTHENBURG

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Xiaoyang Yu; [2022]
    Keywords : Hybrid renewable energy system; Lithium-ion battery storage system; Hydrogen storage system; Economic analysis;

    Abstract : Wind resources are highly intermittent and fluctuant, making wind turbines less reliable and the unstable power output will affect grid stability and security. This paper presents an idea of integrating the solar PV plant and energy storage system into an existing wind project, project Rödene in Gothenburg. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Effects of Expenditures in Different Military Sectors on Economic Growth A quantitative analysis of NATO countries between 1990 and 2019

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Justus Hogbäck; [2021-08-03]
    Keywords : military expenditures; economic growth; augmented Solow model; NATO;

    Abstract : There is a large literature on the relationship between military spending and economic growth, but there is no general consensus of what the effects might be. The findings are often inconclusive due to the ambiguous effects of supply mechanisms where both positive and negative externalities may arise. READ MORE

  4. 4. Is the level of development in a country a vital factor for coping with Covid-19?

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Daniel Granat; [2021-07-02]
    Keywords : Covid-19; level of development; economic output; health expenditures; HDI; general health; economic shock; developing and developed countries;

    Abstract : Covid-19, the virus that dominated 2020 was first detected in Wuhan, China in December 2019. The virus has since then spread to all countries in the world and has resulted in devastating effects worldwide among developed as well as developing countries. READ MORE

  5. 5. The effects of taxes on fossil fuels on firms’ environmental and economic performance

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Mia Bivered; [2021-06-29]
    Keywords : carbon pricing; CO2 emissions; climate policy; fossil fuels; competitiveness;

    Abstract : This thesis evaluates whether taxes on fossil fuel use have decreased firms’ carbon intensity and whether carbon pricing has negatively affected firms’ economic performance. This is done using a firm level panel dataset, covering all firms in the mining, manufacturing and energy sectors in Sweden active during 2008-2018. READ MORE