Essays about: "environmental regulation"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 264 essays containing the words environmental regulation.

  1. 1. To innovate or not - that is the question A study investigating how the number of patents applications has been affected by the EU ETS

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Alma Hemberg; [2021-08-23]
    Keywords : aviation; business enterprise investments; cement; difference-in-differences; emissions; environmental regulation; EPO; Espacenet; the EU ETS; GDP growth; gross domestic investments; innovation; IPC; manufacturing of iron and steel; OECD; patent applications; patents; Porter Hypothesis; R D;

    Abstract : MSc in Economics.... READ MORE

  2. 2. DEMOCRATIC PARTICIPATION IN ENVIRONMENTAL PERFORMANCE A cross-country study on the environmental effects of equal citizen political participation

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : isabel wilson; [2021-07-20]
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    Abstract : Previous research on countries’ environmental sustainability practices has amassed in conflicting results why some nation states perform better (or worse) than others. Some studies determine that it is the country’s level of development and quality of government that determines stringency in environmental regulation and policy, while others point to states’ level of democracy and quality of democratic principles as the main supporting pillars tosustainability. READ MORE

  3. 3. Greenhouse gas emissions from three large lakes during the autumn 2020

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Institutionen för tema

    Author : Veronica Bohlin; Anja Anderö Nordqvist; [2021]
    Keywords : methane; carbon dioxide; dissolved inorganic carbon; pCO2; flux chambers; large lakes; methane budget; carbon budget; GHGs; freshwater; spatiotemporal; ebullition; diffusion; autumn; metan; koldioxid; upplöst oorganiskt kol; pCO2; kammarmetod; stora sjöar; metanbudget; koldioxidbudget; växthusgaser; sötvatten; spatiotemporal; ebullition; diffusion; höst;

    Abstract : Methane (CH4) and carbon dioxide (CO2) are two greenhouse gases and main drivers of global climate change. Lakes are known to be a source of CH4 and CO2 to the atmosphere. While the importance of these emissions is clear, their magnitudes and regulation are still uncertain due to the scarcity of flux measurement data from lakes. READ MORE

  4. 4. Mindfulness for sustainable consumption behaviour - inisghts into consumer culture

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Lena Kadel; [2021]
    Keywords : mindfulness; mindful consumption; pro-environmental behaviour; impulsivity; decision-making; behavioural regulation; sustainable development;

    Abstract : A large body of research implies that modern human behaviour threatens various life – sustaining resources. The excessive consumption patterns of resources by humans has been identified as one of the main causes of the environmental crisis. READ MORE

  5. 5. The second life - Challenges of repurposing electric vehicle lithium-ion batteries

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Internationella miljöinstitutet

    Author : Thi Thuy Linh Pham; [2021]
    Keywords : electric vehicle battery; lithium-ion battery; repurposing business model; the European New Battery Regulation Proposal; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : In the near future, electric vehicle battery waste will rapidly increase as a result of the growth of electrification of road transport. To address this challenge, repurposing of used EV batteries for a second-life application has gained more attention from battery-related stakeholders, such as manufacturers, recyclers, policymakers, etc. READ MORE