Essays about: "renewable energies"

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  1. 1. Key Factors for a Successful Utility-scale Virtual Power Plant Implementation

    University essay from KTH/Energiteknik

    Author : Joan Recasens Bosch; [2020]
    Keywords : Virtual Power Plant VPP ; Digitalization; Flexibility; Demand response; Intraday market; Dayahead market; Balancing services; Use cases; Implementation; virtuella kraftverk; digitalisering; Flexibilitet; Efterfrågesvar; Intradagsmarknad; Marknad i dag framåt; Balanstjänster; Användningsfall; Implementering;

    Abstract : The high penetration of renewable energies (RE) in power systems is increasing the volatile production on the generation side and the presence of distributed energy resources (DER) over the territory. On the other hand, Virtual Power Plants (VPPs) are an aggregation of DER managed as a single entity to promote flexibility services to power systems. READ MORE

  2. 2. Oil Prices and Consumer Spending in Sweden : -Do Oil Price shocks affect Private Consumption?

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Nationalekonomi

    Author : Jesper Byström; [2020]
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    Abstract : This thesis uses a Vector Autoregressive Model and an Impulse response function to examine the impact of rising oil prices on personal consumption expenditure in Sweden. In Sweden the use of fossil oil has been declining for several years, and by 2045, Sweden aims to have no net emissions of greenhouse gases into the atmosphere, although, there is still a lot of oil left in the energy system, not least in the transport sector. READ MORE

  3. 3. None are so deaf as those who would not hear : identifying where, who, and how the coal industry influences Australian federal energy policies

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Martin Fox; [2020]
    Keywords : Sustainability Science; Sustainable Transitions; Fossil-fuel Hegemony; Decarbonisation; Australian Federal Government; Environmental Governance; Ecological Resilience; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The widespread consequences of climate change are becoming more and more evident around the world and are raising crucial awareness to world leaders that a sustainable transition is direly needed to mitigate against disastrous climatic events. In Australia, in early 2020, these events took the form of some of the most devastating and largest forest fires the country has ever seen. READ MORE

  4. 4. The transfer of renewable energy policy instruments from Europe to Southeast Asia : A case study of Thailand’s feed-in tariff policy

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Mengyin Hu; [2020]
    Keywords : Policy transfer; policy making; feed-in tariff; climate change mitigation; Adder program; Thailand renewable energy policy;

    Abstract : Climate change is one of the most challenging crises in sustainable development agenda. Tackling the problem requires the global transition towards renewable and sustainable energies. READ MORE

  5. 5. From the captains of industry to the trustees of sustainability : the positioning of the large family-owned companies' core values regarding the Green Deal for Europe's decarbonization goals

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Boris Matijas; [2020]
    Keywords : core values; family-owned companies; Green Deal for Europe; environmental psychology; political ecology; environmental governmentality; sustainability science; pro-environmental behavior; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Significant behavioral changes will need to be implemented to prevent the energy supply sector from tripling CO2 emissions by the midcentury. However, within the academic research, behavior changes remain primarily focused on the individual level, while the behavior of companies that are responsible for elevated greenhouse gas emissions falls behind. READ MORE