Essays about: "offshore"

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  1. 1. Problem Representation and the Externalization of Borders in the Canadian Electronic Travel Authorization and Interactive Advanced Passenger Initiative

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Louise Koblauch; [2019]
    Keywords : Interactive Advanced Passenger Initiative; Canada; Electronic Travel Authorization; Carol Bacchi; Securitization; Externalization; Critical Border Studies;

    Abstract : This paper analyzes two policies published by the Canadian Government, the Electronic Travel Visa and the Interactive Advance Passenger Information. These policies were initiated to close an integrity gap and to fight security issues resulting from globalization. READ MORE

  2. 2. Dehumanisation of asylum seekers : Case study of the Nauru Files

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Hanna Lundin; [2019]
    Keywords : Dehumanisation; asylum seekers; refugees; migration; Australia; politics; Nauru; offshore processing;

    Abstract : In October 2016 the newspaper the Guardian published an interactive database online with classified incident reports from an Australian overseas asylum seeker processing centre on the island republic of Nauru. The incident reports describe events that occurred within the Nauru Regional Processing Centre and this collection of over 2000 documents were given the name of “Nauru Files”. READ MORE

  3. 3. Do foreign tax evaders use the United States as a tax haven?

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Tijmen Tuinsma; [2019]
    Keywords : tax havens; tax evasion; capital flight; European Savings Directive; Common Reporting Standard;

    Abstract : Tax havens are of signicant importance in the current global economy. The wealth hidden in these havens is estimated to add up to $6000 billion and this issue is linked with wealth inequality and money laundering. Identication of tax havens differs between sources, and blacklists are often politicised. READ MORE

  4. 4. ASSESSMENT OF THE OFFSHORE WIND POTENTIAL IN THE CARIBBEAN SEA TO SATISFY THE DEMAND OF ELECTRICITY IN LATIN AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN REGION

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : JOSE ORLANDO GOMEZ SARA; [2019]
    Keywords : Offshore Wind Power; Electricity Demand; Infinite Wind Farm; Latin America and the Caribbean;

    Abstract : The offshore wind potential of the Caribbean Sea has barely been exploited. Currently, the offshore wind power industry in Latin America and the Caribbean region is still at very early stages, leaving aside an important resource that otherwise could contribute to satisfy the growing energy demand of the zone. READ MORE

  5. 5. MODELING, SIMULATION AND OPTIMIZATION OF A SUBMERGED RENEWABLE STORAGE SYSTEM INTEGRATED TO A FLOATING WIND FARM : A feasibility case study on the Swedish side of the Baltic sea, based on the geographical and wind conditions

    University essay from Mälardalens högskola/Framtidens energi

    Author : Prajwal Honnanayakanahalli Ramakrishna; [2019]
    Keywords : Renewable ocean storage; storage spheres; Baltic Sea; Pumped Hydro; Modeling; Simulation; Optimization; Offshore wind farm; Storage sphere Integration; feasibility study; Genetic Algorithm; Multiple objective function; Life cycle cost; Payback period; Profit;

    Abstract : Mathematical modeling and simulations of a submerged renewable storage system integrated to a wind farm, chosen based on the geographical and wind conditions at the Baltic Sea, gives insight on the feasibility of the submerged renewable storage and an approximation of the payback period and profits that could be generated. Genetic Algorithms were used to obtain the optimal number of spheres for a certain depth, based on 2 objective functions I. READ MORE