Essays about: "life cycle assessment"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 416 essays containing the words life cycle assessment.

  1. 1. Life Cycle Assessment of Borehole Thermal Energy Storage

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Saga Karlsson; [2022]
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    Abstract : Borehole thermal energy storage (BTES) is a technology used to store energy between seasons. It could therefore be a solution to the seasonal mismatch between the use and production of (renewable) energy, which can be used to increase energy efficiency and reduce greenhouse gas emissions. READ MORE

  2. 2. Backshore Once Offshored Manufacturing? : Exploring Sustainability as a Driver for Backshoring Decisions in Sweden

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Valeria Bracamonte Nuñez; [2022]
    Keywords : offshoring; backshoring; sustainability; environmental system analysis tools; environmental decision making; Swedish automotive industry and global steel industry;

    Abstract : This master thesis has been conducted for Hanza Holding AB which is a global company with production facilities grouped into local clusters in proximity to its clients. The company has experienced an increased demand from companies seeking to relocate their production back to their home countries to be closer to their end markets. READ MORE

  3. 3. EVALUATION OF ENVIRONMENTAL AND TECHNICAL PERFORMANCE OF ALTERNATE FIBRES FOR SHOTCRETE IN TUNNELS

    University essay from KTH/Betongbyggnad

    Author : Shilpa Anand; [2022]
    Keywords : Shotcrete; Life cycle assessment; Environmental Product Declaration; Global warming potential; steel; basalt and synthetic fibres; flexural strength; energy absorption.;

    Abstract : Tunnels in hard and jointed rock are normally excavated in an arch shape to enable the rock mass to support its weight. Since the beginning of the 1980's, fibre reinforced shotcrete (FRS) in combination with rock bolts have been the dominating support method for hard rock tunnels. READ MORE

  4. 4. Klimatpåverkan och energianvändning vid tillämpning av bio-CCS och bio-CCU från biogasanläggningar

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Energy and Technology

    Author : Emelie Wallman; [2022]
    Keywords : livscykelanalys; koldioxid; biometan; power to gas; biologisk metanisering; katalytisk metanisering; elektrolys;

    Abstract : To mitigate the human-induced climate change, Sweden has adopted a climate policy framework that states a net-zero emissions of greenhouse gases by the year of 2045 and thereafter negative emissions. To achieve this goal extensive emission mitigation alongside supplementary measures are required. READ MORE

  5. 5. Buildings LCA methodology, focus on the climate impact of maintenance and replacement processes

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Zoé Louise Barjot; [2022]
    Keywords : Buildings; life cycle assessment; maintenance; replacement; methodological choices; Swedish conditions; Byggnader; livscykelanalys; underhåll; utbyte; metodval; svenska förhållanden;

    Abstract : The Swedish government introduced on Monday 3rd of January 2022, a new bill to promote buildings’ sustainability. Assigned by the government, the bill was developed by the Swedish National Board of Housing, Building and Planning (Boverket). READ MORE