Essays about: "local studies in thesis"

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  1. 1. Hydrological catchment analysis from characterisation of organic matter in stream water

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Hannes Berg Wiklund; [2020-02-05]
    Keywords : Organic matter; Time-of-flight mass spectrometry; aquatic chemistry; catchment hydrology;

    Abstract : Organic matter (OM) in aquatic systems is a complex field which have rapidly developed duringthe last decade due to the introduction of high resolution mass spectrometers. The compositionof OM in the aquatic environment is directly dependent on factors such as oxygen supply, pHand the flow rate in the local system. READ MORE

  2. 2. Techno-economic analysis of commercial battery storage systems in Northern Europe

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Elektricitetslära

    Author : Albert Bergström; [2020]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : As the world looks to lower its need for fossil fuels, photovoltaics has been put forward as one of the proposed solutions. There is, however, one major drawback with the electricity production coming from photovoltaics – it is intermittent and rarely matches the electricity demand profile of society. READ MORE

  3. 3. How do cities work with transformative change? Malmö’s and Copenhagen’s approach to energy efficiency in buildings

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Internationella miljöinstitutet

    Author : Paulina Lis; [2020]
    Keywords : cities; energy; energy efficiency; transitions; sustainability; buildings; green buildings; energy transitions; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Global inefficient energy use poses a significant risk to climate change and air quality worldwide; therefore, there is an urgent need to transform today's energy system into one that is rooted in efficiency. The building sector represents an opportunity to reduce energy use and has the potential to unlock additional co-benefits. READ MORE

  4. 4. Development Network Organizations – Platforms for Reinforcing Local Sovereignty or Instruments for Top-Down Governance? : A Case-Study of the Child Protection Community in Burkina Faso

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Linn Jansson; [2020]
    Keywords : development network organizations; network theory; critical development theory; partnership theory; child protection; Burkina Faso;

    Abstract : Formulations in international policies often give expression to assumptions that network organizations have positive effects on development work by increasing coordination and collaboration between actors that are trying to obtain similar goals. However, few case studies have investigated the interactor dynamics of network organizations operating in development contexts, especially within the social sector. READ MORE

  5. 5. SMALL SCALE POWER GENERATION FOR A RURAL MEDICAL CLINIC : A minor field study in Linga Linga, Mozambique

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

    Author : Hampus Nilsson; David Lindqvist; [2019]
    Keywords : Renewable Energy; Small Scale Power Generation; Rural Mozambique; Electrification; Minor Field Study; Förnybar energi; Småskalig kraftproduktion; Moçambikansk landsbygd; Elektrifiering; Minor Field Study; Energia Renovável; Geração de Electricidade de Pequena Escala; Moçambique Rural; Electrificação; Menor Área de Estudo;

    Abstract : In Sub-Saharan Africa, 76 % of the population lack access to electricity. This situation prohibits economic growth, causes major health issues, and impedes the education of its populace. Considerable work and effort are being made to increase the populace’s access to electricity. READ MORE