Essays about: "energy justice"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 21 essays containing the words energy justice.

  1. 1. Fysisk planering för begränsad klimatpåverkan

    University essay from SLU/Department of Landscape Architecture, Planning and Management (from 130101)

    Author : Josefin Ågren; [2019]
    Keywords : fysisk planering; begränsa klimatförändringarna; kolinlagring; växthusgasutsläpp; urban sprawl; stadsranden; lantbrukslandskap; planetära gränser; klimaträttvisa;

    Abstract : Mänskligheten konsumerar utöver jordens tillgångar. Naturliga system rubbas. Klimatförändringarna hotar världen med extremväder. I Parisavtalet beslutades det att mänskligheten ska arbeta för att bromsa temperaturhöjningen vid 1,5 grader från förindustriell tid. READ MORE

  2. 2. It's an ill Wind : An Analysis of Justice Perceptions around Wind Power

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen; Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Lucas Niebel Stier; Marco Wallimann; [2019]
    Keywords : Wind power; Fairness; Energy justice; Procedure; Distribution; Recognition; Public acceptance; Stakeholder perception;

    Abstract : Renewable energy lies in the center of the debate on climate change. In order to achieve the energy transition, to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and to terminate our reliance on fossil fuels, wind energy is one of the world’s biggest bets. READ MORE

  3. 3. Canada's National Energy Policy: A Threat to the Right to Health of the Inuit People? - Redesigning Canada's National Energy Policy

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Shaun Trainor; [2019]
    Keywords : Climate Change; Health; Climate Justice; Energy Policy; Canada; Capabilities Approach;

    Abstract : Every individual, regardless of ethnicity, religion, income, etc., has the right to health. The right to health is a fundamental human right that can be further strengthened through the lens of Martha Nussbaum's central capabilities. READ MORE

  4. 4. The compatibility of ISDS clauses in intra-EU disputes with EU law - An analysis of the extent of application of the Achmea judgement on bilateral and multilateral investment treaties

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

    Author : Michelle Rinaldo Iversen; [2019]
    Keywords : EU Law; International Investment Law; Achmea judgement; ISDS provisions; ISDS clauses; ISDS mechanism; bilateral investment treaties; Energy Charter Treaty; international law; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Within the area of international investment law investor-state dispute settlement (ISDS) clauses are commonly used in order to provide investment protection. The ISDS mechanism can be described as a system under which an investor can arbitrate a dispute against a host state, based on an investment agreement concluded between the host state and the national state of the investor. READ MORE

  5. 5. Troubled winds from the South: The impact of large-scale wind energy projects on indigenous communities in Oaxaca

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Jorge Hinojosa Garza; [2019]
    Keywords : Oaxaca; wind energy; environmental justice; climate change; sustainability science; Mexico; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The expansion of large-scale wind energy projects in the name of climate change mitigation has led to numerous social conflicts in Oaxaca. The Mexican government has put forward environmental policies that envision 35% of the national electricity to be generated by renewable sources in 2024. READ MORE