Essays about: "emission standards"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 58 essays containing the words emission standards.

  1. 1. The Pursuit of environmentally-friendly transportation: The role of two advocacy coalitions in developing emission standards for heavy-duty vehicles in the EU

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Gustaf Bergh; [2020-11-06]
    Keywords : heavy-duty vehicles; emission standards; the automotive industry; environmental concerns; advocacy coalitions; governance; beliefs; policy-oriented learning;

    Abstract : In recent years, the environment has become a central theme in the EU. Policies for protecting the environment have been adopted, while, at the same time, the EU has developed into a multi-layered political system subject to lobbying and maintaining of interests in the policy-making process. READ MORE

  2. 2. Municipal solid waste management in Minsk - current situation, future development and challenges

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Miljövetenskaplig utbildning

    Author : Karoline Johansson; [2020]
    Keywords : Municipal solid waste; MSW; waste management; Belarus; Minsk; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : Management of municipal solid waste (MSW) is an urgent issue throughout the world. Urbanization, population increase, and economy growth are all factors which contribute to an increase of MSW generation. READ MORE

  3. 3. Hydrogen gas in Sweden : Is hydrogen gas a viable energy carrier in Sweden?

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

    Author : Katarina Björkman; [2020]
    Keywords : Hydrogen; Sweden; Economic viability; Energy storage; Vehicle fuel;

    Abstract : Detta arbete innefattar att undersöka hur vätgas kan användas i Sverige, dels för energilagring men även som bränsle för fordon. Den ökande användningen av varierande förnyelsebara energikällor i den svenska energimixen innebär problem med stabilitet i kraftnätet, något som energilagring kan vara en lösning på. READ MORE

  4. 4. A comparative study of Product Environmental Footprint (PEF) and EN 15804 in the construction sector concentrating on the End-of-Life stage and reducing subjectivity in the formulas

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Seyed Shahabaldin Seyed Salehi; [2020]
    Keywords : LCA; EN 15804; PEF; Circular Footprint Formula; Recyclability Assessment; Circular Economy; End of life; recycling rate; construction; building; Energy margin; LCA; EN 15804; PEF; Formulär för cirkulär fotavtryck; bedömning av återvinningsbarhet; cirkulär ekonomi; livslängd; återvinningsgrad; konstruktion; byggnad; Bygg; LCA;

    Abstract : One of the main polluting industries in the world with high environmental impact is the construction industry which also generates a huge amount of waste. To overcome the seburdens, we need to reduce the impacts through new solutions, technologies and by injecting circular economy concept into the industry. READ MORE

  5. 5. EU ETS VS. CORSIA A neoliberal institutionalist study of European emission reduction policy

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Tobias Eriksson; [2019-07-04]
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    Abstract : Since 2012, the European aviation sector is covered by the European Union Emission Trading Scheme, (EU ETS). A global counterpart, which is currently being developed by the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) under the name CORSIA, is due to enter into force in 2021. READ MORE