Essays about: "municipal company"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 32 essays containing the words municipal company.

  1. 1. Municipalities' ability to adapt the existing built environment to the changing climate : A case study of Täby, Vellinge, and Gothenburg

    University essay from KTH/Urbana och regionala studier

    Author : Katarina Rylander; [2019]
    Keywords : Climate change; climate adaptation; built environment; urban planning; legislation; challenges;

    Abstract : One of the most challenging issues within the planning and development process of our cities and societies is the changing climate that already can be seen in several parts of the world. To be able to decrease the cities’ and societies’ vulnerability towards these projections it is important to actively work with climate adaptation. READ MORE

  2. 2. Den privata företagaren : en studie om hur företagare på landsbygden påverkas av sin omgivning med utgångspunkt i Östhammar kommun

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

    Author : Claes Larsson; [2019]
    Keywords : platsidentitet; entreprenörskap; handlingsutrymme; landsbygdsutveckling; Östhammar;

    Abstract : Landsbygdskommunen Östhammar är belägen i Roslagens skärgård och med sin vackra natur är den hem för cirka 22 000 invånare. Det är av intresse att se hur olika entreprenörer i centralorten Östhammar verkar för en företagsinriktad landsbygdsutveckling. READ MORE

  3. 3. Effects on wastewater due to new active pharmaceutical ingredients and products

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Kemiteknik (CI)

    Author : Marina Vik; [2019]
    Keywords : Pharmaceutical wastewater; wastewater treatments; BOD; COD; chemical engineering; kemiteknik; Earth and Environmental Sciences; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Wastewater from pharmaceutical industries can sometimes contain substances that could cause complications in the receiving wastewater treatment plant. This master thesis is about a phar-maceutical company and the wastewater from it. READ MORE

  4. 4. Drops of knowledge : a case study of the private water market in Guayaquil, Ecuador

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

    Author : Josephine Biro; [2018]
    Keywords : Tap water; privatization; concession contract; governmentality; water strategy; Guayaquil; Ecuador;

    Abstract : Many funtions like infrastructure and resource management in Latin America are governed by the state, but lately there seems to be a shift in governance in favor for private actors. One example where this is seen is in the city of Guayaquil, Ecuador where a privatization of the water market has taken place by the signing of a 30 year long concession contract between the state owned authority EMAPAG-EP, La Empresa Municipal de Agua Potable y Alcantarillado de Guayaquil - Empresa Pública, and the private company Interagua. READ MORE

  5. 5. Kommunikation av det kommunala hållbarhetsarbetet : en fallstudie av Växjö kommun

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Economics

    Author : Axel Frejd; Isabella Viman; [2018]
    Keywords : miljöarbete; grön marknadsföring; kommunal verksamhet; kommunikation;

    Abstract : To promote sustainable development is a vital aspect of ensuring a safe and enduring future for our world. In efforts to increase the global commitment he UN has set 17 goals for the sustainability work of its member states. In the Swedish public sector these goals have been incorporated at different levels of control. READ MORE