Essays about: "master thesis in sustainable development"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 259 essays containing the words master thesis in sustainable development.

  1. 1. Reducing the environmental impact of new neighbourhoods during early planning stages using life cycle analysis (LCA) : Towards effective decision support tools for settlements projects

    University essay from KTH/Byggvetenskap

    Author : Pierrick Francois Gervasi; [2022]
    Keywords : district LCA; residential neighbourhood; EPD; Urban Print; urban; modelling; normalization; weighing; planet boundaries.;

    Abstract : Since the first warnings on the limits of planet Earth, 50 years ago, policies havenot been sufficient and fast enough to create a more sustainable world, which is todayillustrated by climate change, an increase in resource scarcity, and tremendousbiodiversity loss. Cities have been playing an important role in those environmentalconsequences, today accounting for 60% of greenhouse gases. READ MORE

  2. 2. Fisketurism på Åland : en undersökning av möjligheter och svårigheter för en växande verksamhet inom naturturismen

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Tora Jonsson; [2022]
    Keywords : fisketurism; naturturism; Åland; handlingsutrymme; socialt kapital; allmänning;

    Abstract : Den här masteruppsatsen inom ämnet landsbygdsutveckling syftar till att undersöka vilka möjligheter och svårigheter entreprenörer inom fisketurism på Åland upplever att de möter i sina verksamheter. Den ämnar också undersöka hur de agerar för att förvalta och hantera de möjligheter och svårigheter de möter. READ MORE

  3. 3. Measuring Social Sustainability of Urban Space in Sweden

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Institutionen för tema

    Author : Sara Jergander; [2022]
    Keywords : Measuring social sustainability; social sustainability; spatial planning; urban space; urban spatial planning practices;

    Abstract : The urban population has rapidly grown in recent years, consequently creating challenges for sustainable development. To achieve sustainability, economic, ecological, and social sustainability are required to be in balance. READ MORE

  4. 4. Closing hte loop in the textile industry : An investigation of current recycling possibilities for textiles supporting circularity in integrated product and production development

    University essay from Jönköping University/JTH, Produktionsutveckling

    Author : Sofia Östangård; [2022]
    Keywords : Circularity; Life Cycle Assessment; Recycling; Sustainable Manufacturing; Textile Production ;

    Abstract : Textile companies are facing a grand challenge towards achieving circularity in their business models. With a growing demand by customers for more sustainable textile products and the increased worldwide attention on how much the textile industry contributes to greenhouse gas emissions and water pollutions, this challenge needs to be addressed. READ MORE

  5. 5. Controller Design for a Gearbox Oil ConditioningTestbed Through Data-Driven Modeling

    University essay from KTH/Maskinkonstruktion (Inst.)

    Author : Charles Brinkley IV; Chieh-Ju Wu; [2022]
    Keywords : Gearbox; oil conditioning system; system identification; data-driven modeling; pole placement; PID; Växellåda; oljekonditioneringssystem; systemidentifiering; datadriven modellering; polplacerings; PID;

    Abstract : With the exponential development of more sustainable automotive powertrains, new gearbox technologies must also be created and tested extensively. Scania employs dynamometer testbeds to conduct such tests, but this plethora of new and rapidly developed gearboxes pose many problems for testbed technicians. READ MORE