Essays about: "fuel security"

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  1. 1. Performance Indicators for Smart Grids : An analysis of indicators that measure and evaluate smart grids

    University essay from Mälardalens högskola/Akademin för ekonomi, samhälle och teknik; Mälardalens högskola/Akademin för ekonomi, samhälle och teknik

    Author : Ishak Busuladzic; Marcus Tjäder; [2020]
    Keywords : Performance Indicators; Swedish Energy Markets Inspectorate; Electric Vehicle; Photovoltaic; Energy storage; Distributed electricity grid; Demand response; Smart grid; Monte-Carlo simulation; Renewable Energy;

    Abstract : Sweden has developed ambitious goals regarding energy and climate politics. One major goal is to change the entire electricity production from fossil fuels to sustainable energy sources, this will contribute to Sweden being one of the first countries in the world with non-fossil fuel in the electricity sector. READ MORE

  2. 2. Utilizing geothermal heat and membrane distillation for sustainable greenhouse horticulture in Alberta, Canada: a multi-criteria analysis

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Naturresurser och hållbar utveckling

    Author : Rachael Gradeen; [2020]
    Keywords : Geothermal development; membrane distillation; EWF nexus; sustainable development; energy transition;

    Abstract : Growing populations are contributing to resource scarcity, making it ever more important for governments to address resource challenges in a holistic and integrated manner. Energy, water and food are examples of these critical resources, and the province of Alberta in Canada faces an interesting opportunity to tackle all three in tandem. READ MORE

  3. 3. Case Study: Future Scenarios of Japan’s Energy Supply System in the Aftermath of the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Disaster

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Wen-Tien Wang; [2020]
    Keywords : Sustainable Development; Energy Supply System Analysis; Times Series Analysis; Japan; Kaya Identity; Forecasting.;

    Abstract : Nine years have passed since the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear disaster (FDND). The Japanese government has been facing the issue of striking a balance among economy, environment, and social opinions for its energy transition policy. READ MORE

  4. 4. Re-sourcing soil fertility : assessing the soil amendment potential of farm household resources and wastes in Bolo Silasie, Ethiopia

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Soil and Environment

    Author : Jorunn Hellman; [2020]
    Keywords : nutrient recovery; manure management; ecological sanitation; material flow analysis; East African agriculture;

    Abstract : The global agriculture of today is to a high degree dependent on mineral fertilisers that through a constant accumulation of nitrogen (N) and phosphorus (P) in the biosphere contribute to greenhouse gas emissions and eutrophication of water bodies. At the same time, agricultural productivity around the world is largely constrained by low inputs of plant nutrients. READ MORE

  5. 5. Active Versus Passive Investing : A Comparative Analysis

    University essay from Jönköping University/IHH, Företagsekonomi; Jönköping University/IHH, Företagsekonomi

    Author : Jonathan Molander; Lennart van Loo; [2020]
    Keywords : Active investing; Passive investing; Market timing ability; investor alpha; Fama French 3 factor;

    Abstract : The increasing popularity of passive investment strategies causes the long-term feasibility of active investing to be questioned more often. Therefore, this research aimed to uncover whether active investors' influence on fund performance is positive and significant enough to offset the cost involved, thereby providing reasoning for active rather than passive investing. READ MORE