Essays about: "investment project evaluation"

Showing result 11 - 15 of 52 essays containing the words investment project evaluation.

  1. 11. An Economical & Technical Study of the Participation of a Virtual Power Plant on the Swiss Balancing Market : WRITTEN IN COLLABORATION WITH SWISSELECTRICITY

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektro- och systemteknik (EES)

    Author : Romain Bourdette; [2016]
    Keywords : Ancillary services; Virtual Power Plant; Industrial Energy Resources; Standby generators; Secondary and Tertiary control;

    Abstract : The current shift towards renewable energy resources creates volatility in the electricity production that must be compensated by nevi sources of balancing energy. To ensure a normal operation of the power system, the transmission system operators procure power reserves able to provide regulation energy through market processes. READ MORE

  2. 12. Control of critical data flows : Automated monitoring of insurance data

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektro- och systemteknik (EES)

    Author : Christoffer Karlsson; [2016]
    Keywords : Information technology controls. Enterprise Architecture. Continuous monitoring. Data flows. PENG. Benefits evaluation. Gap analysis.;

    Abstract : EU insurance companies work on implementing the Solvency II directive, which calls for stronger focus on data quality and information controls. Information controls are procedures that can validate data at rest and data in motion to detect errors and anomalies. READ MORE

  3. 13. Design Optimization of Spillways at Baihetan Hydroelectric Dam

    University essay from KTH/Energiteknik; KTH/Energiteknik

    Author : Jack Lönn; Oskar Dahl; [2016]
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    Abstract : China’s economic prosperity has led to a massive development in the hydropower sector. The Baihetan hydropower project is an ongoing construction and will become the third largest hydroelectric power plant in the world in regards to generating capacity and is projected to be finished in the year 2020. READ MORE

  4. 14. A Rational Take on Decision Making : A Case Study of Sweden’s Budget for Energy, Climate and Environment

    University essay from KTH/Energiteknik; KTH/Energiteknik

    Author : Emil Gustafsson; Fredrik Nordström; [2015]
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    Abstract : This project is written under the supervision of KTH and its energy department (dESA). The key inspiration to this report is the “rational decision making approach” employed by the Copenhagen Consensus Centre. Their research is outstanding in the way that it rationalizes every investment decision to its measurable and unmeasurable out- comes. READ MORE

  5. 15. Evaluation of Jatropha Curcas as future en-ergy crop in some African countries.

    University essay from KTH/Mark- och vattenteknik

    Author : Mohammed Abaid; [2015]
    Keywords : Biofuels; Jatropha Curcas; Africa; policies; environments and food security;

    Abstract : Biofuels now days consider as one of the successful alternative to meet the challenges associated with climate change and peak oil, as well as a way for poorer countries to develop an industry in order to enhance social and economic development. In many developing countries and particularly in Africa, this has led to large-scale investments in lands by foreign companies, and as a consequence there has been a debate on whether these actions are environmentally sustainable and whether this kind of activity actually brings economic development. READ MORE