Essays about: "green SMEs"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 24 essays containing the words green SMEs.

  1. 1. To purchase, or not to purchase, renewable electricity A study of decisive factors for increased use of renewable electricity among Swedish SMEs

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Niklas Löfgren; Edwin Grehorn Hall; [2020-07-01]
    Keywords : purchasing; SMEs; renewable electricity; renewable energy; green electricity; adoption factors; decisive factors;

    Abstract : A major challenge of future electricity consumption is the need for it to be renewable to avoiddepletion of natural resources. Swedish small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) are vitalfor increasing demand for renewable electricity (RE) in Sweden, which is desired sinceSweden has set the goal to be completely free from non-renewable electricity by 2040. READ MORE

  2. 2. Why not now? : Reasons for small firm unable to adopt and transform through Green Supply Chain Management.

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

    Author : Zhang Tong; Naw Mie Pae Hsertawbu; Payal Hirani; [2020]
    Keywords : ‘GSCM and SME’; ‘GSCM and manufacture’; ‘Organizational change’ and ‘Value chain ;

    Abstract : Introduction: It is undeniable that green effort returns more than just a better image for firms. GSCM initiative has resulted in many successful companies transition to a more sustainable organization and supply network. READ MORE

  3. 3. Sustainability Barriers in SMEs : A study of strength of sustainability barriers and practical solutions in Green product lifecycle at SMEs

    University essay from Jönköping University/Internationella Handelshögskolan; Jönköping University/Internationella Handelshögskolan

    Author : Alireza Alipour; Mehdi Rahimpour; [2020]
    Keywords : Green product lifecycle; green marketing; SMEs; eco-guideline; eco-barrier;

    Abstract : Background: Small and medium-sized firms (SMEs) have their impact on the environment besides their benefits.  While a business grows, naturally destroying impacts are also growing. SMEs have a variety of barriers to be green and sustainable. READ MORE

  4. 4. Green Technology and Patents: in the European Context

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Juridiska fakulteten

    Author : Xiangning Li; [2020]
    Keywords : Green Technologies; Patents; CCMTs; Accelerated Patent Examination; European Innovators; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Green technologies are essential to the development of sustainable economy and environmental protection. Stimulating innovation in green technologies requires environmental policies, regulations, public awareness, and more importantly intellectual property protection such as patents. READ MORE

  5. 5. Challenges of implementing social and environmental sustainability in Small and Medium Enterprises

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad/Akademin för ekonomi, teknik och naturvetenskap; Högskolan i Halmstad/Akademin för ekonomi, teknik och naturvetenskap

    Author : Fujan Amirzadeh; Mattias Boström; [2020]
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    Abstract : The term sustainability is a topic that has been increasingly acknowledged in the modern business world. This has raised awareness and increased understanding of the different dimensions and how paying attention to sustainability can help to improve different aspects of the organization. READ MORE