Essays about: "oil resources"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 145 essays containing the words oil resources.

  1. 1. Nationalization of electricity and oil in core and periphery: Norway versus Mexico

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Lärande och samhälle

    Author : Johannes Wilm; [2019]
    Keywords : Norway; Mexico; nationalization; history; politics; water; oil; petrol; energy; natural resources;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis is to find the historical differences of nationalization in a peripheral and in a central country. I will look at and compare the development and the processes of nationalization of the petroleum and hydropower industries in Mexico and Norway and how these differed from a world system perspective. READ MORE

  2. 2. Shaping the Climate Action trajectory within the Fashion Industry : a case study of a Small Medium Sized Enterprise

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Naturresurser och hållbar utveckling

    Author : Marta Karen Kristjónsdóttir; [2019]
    Keywords : Sustainable Development; Paris Agreement; Climate Change; Climate Action Plans; Apparel industry; Value Chain Analysis VCA ; Life Cycle Assessment LCA ; Sustainable Global Value Chain SGVC ; Decarbonisation pathway; Fashion Industry Charter for Climate Action; UNFCCC; Pre-competitive; Collaboration; Traceability; Transparency; Multi-Stakeholder Agreements;

    Abstract : The apparel and footwear industry’s contribution to global greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions is one of the fifth largest per industry, equal to that of livestock, after electricity and heat, oil and gas, agriculture, and transportation (Ellen MacArthur Foundation, 2017). For industry-wide emissions reduction, investing in renewable energy and energy efficiency programs across highest impacting life cycle phases offer the most effective solution. READ MORE

  3. 3. Investigation of Factors Affecting the Emulsification of Skin Creams

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för kemi, bioteknologi och hälsa (CBH)

    Author : Linnéa Bodell; [2019]
    Keywords : Emulsion; Homogenizer; Skin Cream; Factorial Experiment;

    Abstract : Skin creams are one of Sky Resources key products, they are produced as an oil-in-water(O/W) emulsion. In order to form an emulsion the oil and water needs to be able to mixtogether, for that to happen the oil and water droplets have to be broken up into very smalldroplets (colloids). READ MORE

  4. 4. Dynamic transformers rating for expansion of expansion of existing wind farms

    University essay from KTH/Elektroteknisk teori och konstruktion

    Author : Oscar David Ariza Rocha; [2019]
    Keywords : Dynamic transformer rating; wind energy; loss of life; wind farm expansion;

    Abstract : Distribution system operators face the challenge to connect users rapidly to the grid and the opportunity to reduce costs for new connections. A method to enhance network operation and planning is dynamic transformer rating (DTR), which considers load and temperature variations to increase the rating of the transformer while maintaining in safe operation. READ MORE

  5. 5. The impact of oil price shocks on household consumption : The case of Norway

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Nationalekonomi

    Author : Viktor Boman; [2019]
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    Abstract : Since the end of World War II, oil price shocks and its impact on the economy have been a hot topic among economic researchers and agents. The price of oil has experienced several fluctuations during the late 20th century and the initial empirical findings suggest that these unexpected changes have several negative effects within countries’ economies. READ MORE