Essays about: "environmental science"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 795 essays containing the words environmental science.

  1. 1. The Swedish Oil Weapon : Storage of fuel in Sweden during the Cold War - Energy security and Environmentally related aspects

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för arkeologi och antik historia

    Author : Sofi Nilsson; [2022]
    Keywords : Oil storage; Civil defence; Contingency planning; Security of Supply; Undressed chambers; Science Technology Studies;

    Abstract : The thesis analyses how the system of oil and fuel storage was created, and applied in Sweden during the Cold War. The investigation focuses on the period 1938-1998 and considers the vital role of fossil fuel during a period when Sweden declared neutrality and independence. READ MORE

  2. 2. Rare Earth Triflate/Alanine Catalysed Diels-Alder and Michael Reactions in Water and an Alternative Pyrrole Synthesis

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Centrum för analys och syntes

    Author : Albin Olsson; [2022]
    Keywords : Water; Green Chemistry; Synthesis; Organic Chemistry; Chemistry;

    Abstract : Large amounts of organic solvents are used within the field of chemistry and nearly everything is being discarded and is not reused. A way to reduce the environmental impact that this leads to is to use a safe and natural solvent that is easy to access, like water. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Swedish Oil Weapon : Storage of fuel in Sweden during the Cold War – Energy security and environmentally related aspects

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för arkeologi och antik historia

    Author : Sofi Nilsson; [2022]
    Keywords : Oil storage; Civil defence; Contingency planning; Security of Supply; Undressed chambers; Science Technology Studies;

    Abstract : The thesis analyses how the system of oil and fuel storage was created, and applied in Sweden during the Cold War. The investigation focuses on the period 1938-1998 and considers the vital role of fossil fuel during a period when Sweden declared neutrality and independence. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Motives behind Internationalization for Swedish Small and Medium Enterprises Within the Cleantech Industry

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Joanna Haraldsson; Andreas Törnblom; [2021-11-01]
    Keywords : cleantech; internationalization; small-medium enterprises SMEs ; motives; difficulties; the environmental movement;

    Abstract : For the last decades, environmental threats have been more present than ever before. This has resulted in a worldwide discussion on how environmental degradation can be prevented. Some science believes cleantech is a possible solution to reverse the negative emission trend, combined with political legislation. READ MORE

  5. 5. A new age in seafaring? Analysing the Dutch approach to incentivise a zero carbon fleet

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Suzanne Oostdam; [2021]
    Keywords : environmental policy; policy effectiveness; sustainable shipping; ecological modernisation theory; sustainability science; the Netherlands; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Contributing 3% of global annual carbon emissions, the shipping sector has to do its part to keep the global temperature under the maximum increase of 2°C. To fulfil this target, the Netherlands conceived the ‘Green Deal on Maritime and Inland Shipping and Ports’ in 2019. READ MORE