Essays about: "green areas"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 715 essays containing the words green areas.

  1. 1. The cooling potential of Rain Gardens and Green Roofs - The influence on energy partitioning in Kvillebäcken, Gothenburg

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Julia Cederbrant; [2021-07-05]
    Keywords : urban energy balance; urban water balance; SUEWS; energy partitioning; Blue-green infrastructure;

    Abstract : Blue-green infrastructure (BGI) has become a popular way of combating the effects of climatechange, both regarding heat mitigation and runoff from precipitation. This thesis aims tounderstand the potential of two BGI types, namely rain gardens and green roofs, of increasingthe latent heat fraction in an urban area and thereby also understand the possible cooling effectfrom these measures. READ MORE

  2. 2. THE EU AS A SPACE POWER A path towards integration or interdependence?

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Mahesh Karthik; [2021-07-01]
    Keywords : The European Union; European Space Agency; European Space Policy; Cooperation; Security; Sustainability; Economy; Framework Programmes;

    Abstract : This thesis aims to explore the synergies (or the lack thereof) in the actions and programmes of the European Union in conjunction with the European Space Agency in the areas of the space-based economy, space-based sustainability, and space-based security, based on the joint statement signed in 2016 by the two organizations. The joint statement said that the organizations would work in close cooperation with each other for unified and concerted progress within the space sector. READ MORE

  3. 3. Green 3PL Warehousing - A case study of how Kuehne Nagel Sweden’s warehousing operations can become green.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Kevin Storgärd; [2021-06-18]
    Keywords : Green Warehousing; Green Energy; Energy Efficiency; Energy Management; Solar Energy; Energy Storage; Vehicle-2-Grid; Fast Charging; Electric Vehicles; eTrucks;

    Abstract : MSc in Logistics and Transport Management.... READ MORE

  4. 4. Spatiotemporal changes in Gothenburg municipality's green space, 1986 to 2019

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Kristin Blinge; [2021-04-01]
    Keywords : NDVI; multitemporal change analysis; incremental change; urbanization;

    Abstract : As the world’s population is becoming increasingly more urban the infrastructure expands toaccommodate the inhabitants’ needs. In a dense urban environment green space has animportant function since it provides vital ecosystem services, contributes to recreational andcultural values and is essential for biodiversity. READ MORE

  5. 5. Värmereducerande grönstrukturer : hur kan gröna strukturer användas för att lindra den urbana värmeöeffekten?

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Nils Vestlund; [2021]
    Keywords : gröna strukturer; värmeöeffekten; värmerelaterarad ohälsa; stadsklimat;

    Abstract : Det här arbetet undersöker gröna strukturer som åtgärd för att motverka värmeöeffekten i svenska städer. Värmeöeffekten innebär att det urbana landskapets dygnsmedeltemperatur är högre än i omgivande ruralt landskap. READ MORE