Essays about: "impact of information technology on energy"

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  1. 1. Blockchain for Education Records : An interpretive research on university students’ perceptions

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för informatik (IK); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för informatik (IK)

    Author : Andreas Herkommer; Justyna Kaletka; [2020]
    Keywords : Information Systems; Information and Communication Technology; Blockchain; Education Records; Education Records Management; Higher Education; Qualitative Research; Focus Group Interview;

    Abstract : This research aims to explore students’ perceptions and their desired features on the use of blockchain technology for the management of education records. A literature review formed the basis of the theoretical background of this work by allowing to explore how education records are managed nowadays and the potential for the use of blockchain technology in this area, as well as the importance of user-centred design in order to achieve a higher user-acceptance. READ MORE

  2. 2. A comparative study of Product Environmental Footprint (PEF) and EN 15804 in the construction sector concentrating on the End-of-Life stage and reducing subjectivity in the formulas

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Seyed Shahabaldin Seyed Salehi; [2020]
    Keywords : LCA; EN 15804; PEF; Circular Footprint Formula; Recyclability Assessment; Circular Economy; End of life; recycling rate; construction; building; Energy margin; LCA; EN 15804; PEF; Formulär för cirkulär fotavtryck; bedömning av återvinningsbarhet; cirkulär ekonomi; livslängd; återvinningsgrad; konstruktion; byggnad; Bygg; LCA;

    Abstract : One of the main polluting industries in the world with high environmental impact is the construction industry which also generates a huge amount of waste. To overcome the seburdens, we need to reduce the impacts through new solutions, technologies and by injecting circular economy concept into the industry. READ MORE

  3. 3. A Standardized Approach for Water Reduction Measures in Industrial Companies : Organizational Constraints and Effects on Economy and Environment

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Energisystem

    Author : Joakim Koski; [2019]
    Keywords : industrial water use; water use efficiency; organizational constraints; Water Management Hierarchy; water use reduction; water risks; water reduction effects; economic effects; environmental effects; emissions water supply; lack of incentives; pipe leakage; water metering; industriell vattenanvändning; vattenanvändningseffektivitet; organisatoriska begränsningar; vattenminskningshierarki; effekter av vattenminskning; ekonomiska effekter; vattenläckage; utsläpp vattentillförsel; vattenmätning;

    Abstract : The access of water globally is becoming more strained, why the focus on industrial water use is increasing. The present study examined how industries should approach water efficiency projects, what organizational constraints that should be addressed, and what effects water saving measures have on economic costs, environmental impact and influence from water related risks. READ MORE

  4. 4. Energy optimization tool for mild hybrid vehicles with thermal constraints

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för reglerteknik

    Author : Tomas Tamilinas; Chitranjan Singh; [2019]
    Keywords : Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : The current global scenario is such where impact on the environment is becoming a rising concern. Global automotive manufacturers have focused more towards hybrid and electric vehicles as both more aware customers and governmental legislation have begun demanding higher emission standards. READ MORE

  5. 5. Development of a Simple and Cheap Equipment for monitoring the solar Irradiance on PV modules.

    University essay from Högskolan i Gävle/Energisystem och byggnadsteknik

    Author : Pablo Casanaba; [2019]
    Keywords : Photovoltaic; DC; DAQ system; photocurrent; operational amplifier; pyranometer; reference solar cell; photodiode; irradiance;

    Abstract : Increased use of renewable energies that is taking place all over the world is having a very important impact on the photovoltaic solar energy industry. This means of obtaining electrical energy is one of the most promising ones nowadays, thanks to the fact that it is a technology of easy installation and maintenance. READ MORE