Essays about: "energy taxes"

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

  1. 1. A Swedish Nuclear Future : Using explorative scenarios to assess energy security in low-carbon electricity systems

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Viktor Andersson; [2020]
    Keywords : Sustainable Development; Energy Security; Scenario Analysis; Low-Carbon Electricity; Nuclear Energy; Energy System Planning;

    Abstract : Positioned within the concepts of sustainable development and energy security, this study evaluates the prospects for Swedish electricity production to assist in reaching both national and international climate targets. The main purpose is to assess the capability of nuclear energy to form part of a national climate change mitigation approach, as well as a viable energy source for Sweden to rely on in the future. READ MORE

  2. 2. Deploying collective PV selfconsumption in France : System design, barriers, and policy recommendations

    University essay from KTH/Energiteknik

    Author : Fatou Bintou Dieme; [2020]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : A collective self-consumption project defines a community made of different electricity consumers that gather around a decentralized distributed energy generation system in order to supply part of their electric demands through self-consumption of the decentralized electricity produced. Solar photovoltaic (PV) technology is the most used decentralized energy generation system. READ MORE

  3. 3. Green National Innovative Capacity : An empirical study of the determinants of patenting in technologies related to renewable energy sources

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

    Author : Adrian Ekström; Karl Johan Tegnér; [2019]
    Keywords : Innovation; National Innovation Systems; Renewable energy; Panel Data; Environmental Policy; Innovation; Förnybar energi; Nationella innovationssystem; Paneldata; Miljöpolicy;

    Abstract : Climate change constitutes a major threat to our planet. Finding and developing new technologies that can utilize renewable sources of energy is an essential component in combating this threat. The concerns are global, and today there is large variation in innovation intensity across advanced countries. READ MORE

  4. 4. 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

  5. 5. 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