Essays about: "greenhouse"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 930 essays containing the word greenhouse.

  1. 1. Greenhoue gas flux over a 50-year post permafrost thaw gradient. Decomposition of soil organic carbon from the Swedish tussock tundra.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Johan Martinelli; [2020-02-11]
    Keywords : greenhouse gas; permafrost;

    Abstract : As the globe is warming the extent of permafrost drastically decreases in the high latitudes. Upon thawthe stored soil organic carbon (SOC) undergoes rapid decomposition and is partly released as trace gasesto the atmosphere. READ MORE

  2. 2. Towards a circular business model in the plastic packaging sector : a case study of Trioplast Industries AB

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Economics

    Author : Tahsin Ferdous Khan; [2020]
    Keywords : circular economy; closing the loop; innovation; recycled materials; sustainability;

    Abstract : Plastic packaging, a commonly used material across several industries and consumers. It is characterized for being affordable, versatile, durable and its high strength to weight ratio makes it a perfect fit for packaging material. However, this useful material also causes negative impacts on the environment, society and economy. READ MORE

  3. 3. The effect of Arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi and biostimulating algae extract on establishment, growth and development of Vitis vinifera : a field study conducted in Sweden

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

    Author : Hanna Silwer; [2020]
    Keywords : Arbuscular mycorrhiza; biostimulator; crop physiology; mineral fertilizers; precision farming; Vitis vinifera;

    Abstract : About 23% of total global net anthropogenic emissions of greenhouse gases (GHG) come from agricultural and forestry related activities. One of the largest contributors of GHG is the usage of nitrogen (N) and phosphorous (P) fertilizers, causing eutrophication and contributing to global warming. READ MORE

  4. 4. Are climate budgets the new green? A critical study of environmental discourses in Oslo's climate budget

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Anne-Sofie Sejer Sejer Petersen; [2020]
    Keywords : Oslo; climate budget; environmental discourses; degrowth; consumption-based emissions; city GHG mitigation; environmental science; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Reducing greenhouse gas emissions at the city scale continues to be of high priority. Oslo pioneered a cross-sectoral steering method ‘the climate budget’, effectively branding themselves as ’green leaders’. READ MORE

  5. 5. Battery electric vehicles : The diffusion in Sweden and the impact on the local power grid in Västerås

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

    Author : Daniel Bogdanoski; Rebin Rasool; [2020]
    Keywords : Battery electric vehicles; electric grid; charging profile; Elbilar; elnät; laddningsprofil;

    Abstract : There are many ways to address the growing concerns of rising greenhouse gas emissions which contribute to the global warming phenomenon. One of the most pivotal aspects would be to seek an electrification of the transportation system, to eliminate on-road emissions. READ MORE