Essays about: "greenhouse gas GHG emissions"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 115 essays containing the words greenhouse gas GHG emissions.

  1. 1. Electrification of Last-Mile Transport : A Study of Charging Infrastructure and Collaborative Business Model

    University essay from KTH/Energiteknik

    Author : Elin Johansson; Marcus Rostmark; [2022]
    Keywords : Electrification; electric vehicles; last-mile; charging infrastructure; risk analysis; collaborative business models; Elektrifiering; elfordon; sista milen; laddinfrastruktur; riskanalys; kollaborativ affärsmodell;

    Abstract : Electrification of the transport sector is an important step in reducing the global greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. Compared to traditional internal combustion engine vehicles (ICEVs), electric vehicles (EVs) produce no tail-pipe emissions and could be coupled with responsible energy production from renewable energy sources to reduce coupled emissions of their operation. READ MORE

  2. 2. Microbial Carbonisation and its potential for on-farm composting : exploring reductive composting as an approach for regenerative agriculture

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

    Author : Ludwig Peter Stephan; [2022]
    Keywords : on-farm composting; reductive composting; regenerative agriculture; microbial carbonisation; mikrobielle carbonisierung; greenhouse gas emissions;

    Abstract : The search for agronomic solutions to the decline of soil health, open-ended nutrient cycles and greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from agriculture, against the background of impending climate change, were motivations for this thesis. A composting trial on a Swedish farm was designed to find answers to the overarching research question of how feasible and climate-friendly on-farm composting using Microbial Carbonisation (MC) is, compared to conventional windrow composting (CC). READ MORE

  3. 3. Alternative fuels for Swedish short sea shipping and inland waterways: Techno-economic study

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

    Author : Julien Maszelin; [2022]
    Keywords : Alternative fuels Comparison Short sea shipping Inland waterways Sweden Biofuels Fischer-Tropsch Methanol Hydrogen Ammonia Fossil fuels Sustainable transportation;

    Abstract : Climate change is raising huge challenges for all industries worldwide. It is mainly due to anthropogenic activity and energy consumption which is the cause for emissions of greenhouse gas (GHG) among other environmental impacts and is expected to have huge impact on our societies globally. READ MORE

  4. 4. A systems perspective on sustainability measures aimed to reduce greenhouse gas emissions in three Swedish municipalities

    University essay from Södertörns högskola/Institutionen för naturvetenskap, miljö och teknik

    Author : Redmo Malin; [2021]
    Keywords : system perspective; social dimensions; sustainable transition; local governance; GHG reduction;

    Abstract : 2019 was the year with the highest measured amount of GHG emissions in history, indicating that our existing way of living is unsustainable and demands substantial changes. New ways of governing environmental issues are therefore being called upon in which the local level has great potential to create change. READ MORE

  5. 5. Bokashi : köksavfallshantering utan växthusgaser?

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Soil and Environment

    Author : Kajsa Hillberg; [2021]
    Keywords : EM; Bokashi; GHG emissions; Greenhouse gas; CO2; CH4; N2O;

    Abstract : EM Bokashi is a fermentative treatment used for kitchen waste, branded as a climate friendly alternative to compost with low or no greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. This study aims to examine if these claims are true. READ MORE