Essays about: "evaluation of cost accounting"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 14 essays containing the words evaluation of cost accounting.

  1. 1. Profitability of animal welfare : a German pig fattening business participating in the German animal welfare initiative “Initiative Tierwohl”

    University essay from SLU/Department of Biosystems and Technology (from 130101)

    Author : Jana Zibolka; [2021]
    Keywords : farm animal welfare; fattening pig production; Initiative Tierwohl; profitability; cost accounting; risk analysis; farm case;

    Abstract : Increasing numbers of people are concerned about the conditions of farm animal husbandry systems and of the whole meat industry as well as of the welfare of farm animals in Germany. The willingness to pay for animal welfare-friendly products is increasing, while until now there is only one market-based farm animal welfare (FAW) label in Germany, the “Initiative Tierwohl” (ITW). READ MORE

  2. 2. Life cycle assessment of a CAV, a VAV, and an ACB system in a modern Swedish office building

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

    Author : Nadeen Hassan; [2019]
    Keywords : Life cycle assessment; Environmental impacts; HVAC systems; Environmental indicator; Energy; Environmental performance; Impact assessment; Life cycle impact; Buildings; SimaPRO; Ecoinvent; Manufacturing phase; Operation phase; Active chilled beams; Variable-air-volume system; Constant-air volume system.; Technology and Engineering; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : Energy use in buildings contributes significantly to the global energy demand and environmental impacts. Among all building services, heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) systems consume the most energy. HVAC systems are as well one of the largest consumers of natural resources and materials in the building sector. READ MORE

  3. 3. Weather data for heat pump system control improvement: analysis of instantaneous and forecasted measurements and evaluation of potential energy savings

    University essay from KTH/Tillämpad termodynamik och kylteknik

    Author : Mattia Monteggia; [2018]
    Keywords : heat pump system control; HVAC predictive rule-based control; weather forecast; occupancy behavior; internal gain; ambient temperature; perfect prediction;

    Abstract : The present work deals with a study related to the analysis of weather data for heat pump system control improvement based on both instantaneous and forecasted measurements. In particular, the analysis is firstly focused on the comparison of multiple weather sources for the assessment of weather forecast uncertainties, based on the evaluation of errors in prediction with respect to measured values. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Development of a Purchasing Cost Model Facilitating Decision-making at Tetra Pak Packaging Solutions

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Teknisk logistik

    Author : Oscar Magnuson; Alexander Bäckström; [2015]
    Keywords : Purchasing cost model; Cost management; Purchasing sophistication; Supplier management; Supplier selection; Sourcing decision-making; Landed cost; TCO; Cost-engineering; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : A purchasing cost model is a tool used to facilitate decision-making for selection, evaluation and development of suppliers. The model consists of a set of cost components, which at the bottom line constitute a total cost for a certain purchase. READ MORE

  5. 5. Cost Accounting for Internal Decision Making and Evaluation : A Case Study

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Redovisning och finansiering; Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Redovisning och finansiering

    Author : Marcus Fogelkvist; David Axelsson; [2011]
    Keywords : Cost Accounting; Financial Performance Evaluation; Food Manufacturing Company; Internal Decision Making; Special Orders.;

    Abstract : This study addresses the importance of cost accounting and performance evaluation for organizations. Further, this study explains the purposes of cost accounting and performance evaluation. The chosen method is a single case study which investigates how product costing is made within a food manufacturing company, called Omega in this study. READ MORE