Essays about: "fjärrvärme"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 71 essays containing the word fjärrvärme.

  1. 1. Climate Impact from Operational Energy Use in Facilities & Households

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Eveline Haugaard; [2019]
    Keywords : Operational energy use; Climate impact; LCA methodology; Environmental evaluation of energy;

    Abstract : In 2017, the Swedish Parliament voted for a climate aim which says Sweden should achieve zero net emissions of greenhouse gases in 2045. The building and construction sector is one of the sectors that needs to reduce it’s climate impact. As of 2016, 12. READ MORE

  2. 2. Hydronic Pavement Systems for Sustainable Winter Road Maintenance in Sweden : A Study of Hamnbacken in Visby

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Chirin Barikan; [2019]
    Keywords : Winter road maintenance; sustainable infrastructure; geoenergy; renewable energy; Nordic climate; BTES; surface water source heat; Halkbekämpning; hållbar infrastruktur; geoenergi; förnybar energi; nordiskt klimat; borrhål; sjövärme;

    Abstract : In countries with harsh winter climates extensive winter road maintenance is necessary to achieve traffic accessibility and road safety. These measures have high economic and environmental costs as snow free roads and winter road maintenance in Sweden today is achieved by a combination of mechanical snow clearance and the spreading of salt to prevent ice formation. READ MORE

  3. 3. Creating Hot Incentives : The case of Luleå Energi's new price model for district heating

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för ekonomi, teknik och samhälle

    Author : Kristoffer Sundström; [2019]
    Keywords : District heating; District heating markets; Bounded rationality; Price modelling; Energy markets; Incentives; Firm behavior; District heating pricing; Fjärrvärme; Fjärrvärmemarknader; Begränsad rationalitet; Prismodellering; Energimarknader; Incitament; Företagsbeteende; Prissättning på fjärrvärme;

    Abstract : In September 2017, Luleå Energi introduced a new price model on district heating for their enterprise customers with the intention to create stronger incentives for energy efficiency measures, and provide price signals that better correspond to the underlying production costs. The purpose of this thesis is to investigate whether the intentions of Luleå Energi has been fulfilled, not the least in the form of improved energy efficiency among the affected enterprises. READ MORE

  4. 4. Field measurements evaluation and modeling of CO2 heat pump for residential building (Gamen 12)

    University essay from KTH/Energiteknik

    Author : Hassan El Sabea; [2019]
    Keywords : Koldioxidtrans-kritisk värmepump; Fältmätningar; Gamen 12 Skrapan ; Vasakronan; Bostadshus; Kostnadsbesparingar.;

    Abstract : Carbon dioxide, as a natural refrigerant, is safe and environment-friendly. It is also an economic refrigerant which can be utilized in residential heat pumps. Analysis has been done to evaluate the performance of the CO2 heat pump in Gamen 12 (Skrapan) in the Sodermalm area, owned by Vasakronan; which is a real estate company. READ MORE

  5. 5. Environmental assessment of combined heat and cold production plants for district thermal networks, through optimization methods

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

    Author : Robin Roure; [2019]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : With the international commitment behind the Paris Agreement, district thermal networks’ contribution to final energy demand are bound to increase as they allow significant emission savings. In addition to that, the cooling demand is expected to increase significantly in the coming years. READ MORE