Essays about: "energy taxes"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 34 essays containing the words energy taxes.

  1. 1. To Trust or Not to Trust in National Climate Policy : A Quantiative Macro-Analysis on The Role of Social- and Political Trust in Determining National Policy Outcomes of Climate Taxation

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Petter Bjersér; [2019]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : This thesis examines the role of aggregated mean levels of Social Trust and Political Trust in national climate policy outcomes of Climate Taxation. The aim of the study is to contribute with the first quantitative macro-level comparative study of how Social Trust and three different forms of Political Trust1, the independent variables, affect national climate policy outcomes of Climate Tax Revenue, the dependent variable. READ MORE

  2. 2. Maximizing Solar Energy Production for Västra Stenhagenskolan : Designing an Optimal PV System

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för teknikvetenskaper; Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för teknikvetenskaper

    Author : Filip Kristofersson; Sara Elfberg; [2019]
    Keywords : Energy systems; energy system; photovoltaic system; photovoltaic systems; Stenhagen; Västra Stenhagenskolan; Uppsala; solar energy; PV system; PV systems; PV;

    Abstract : Skolfastigheter is a municipality owned real estate company that manages most of the buildings used for lower education in Uppsala. The company is working in line with the environmental goals of the municipality by installing photovoltaic systems in schools and other educational buildings. READ MORE

  3. 3. Designing environmental taxes to promote biofuels from a State aid perspective: The impact of the Energy Taxation Directive on assessing selectivity of the Swedish and Finnish energy taxation systems

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

    Author : Torbjörn Schiebe; [2019]
    Keywords : State aid; Selectivity; Environmental taxes; Energy Taxation Directive; Biofuels; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : To comply with the Paris Agreement and to deal with the threat caused by climate change, the Swedish Parliament has set ambitious targets for greenhouse gas (GHG) reductions. For the transport sector, which accounts for 30 % of total GHG emissions, a milestone target is to reduce GHG emission by 70 % by 2030 compared to 2010 (2030 goal). READ MORE

  4. 4. Building a circular economy

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Energi och ByggnadsDesign; Lunds universitet/Institutionen för arkitektur och byggd miljö

    Author : Eray Eryilmaz; Simon Andersson; [2018]
    Keywords : Circular economy; Reuse; DfD; LCA; LCC.; Technology and Engineering; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : The construction sector is one of the biggest contributors to global CO2 emissions and buildings account for a significant part of the energy use in Sweden. Population growth in combination with economic development is putting more pressure on the environment, resulting in escalating consumption trends and larger quantities of raw material extraction. READ MORE

  5. 5. A case study on the combined system of a rooftop photovoltaic system and an electric vehicle in Sri Lanka

    University essay from KTH/Energiteknik; KTH/Energiteknik

    Author : Ellen Ejnarsson; Olivia Zetterberg; [2018]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Kampen för en bättre miljö pågår världen över. Många länder har satt upp egna klimatmål varav ett stort antal nationer stiftade sina bidrag under klimatkonferensen i Paris 2015 och däribland Sri Lanka. READ MORE