Essays about: "renewable energy"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 1276 essays containing the words renewable energy.

  1. 1. Production optimization for district heating : Short-term planning of district heating grid in Gävle, Sweden

    University essay from Mälardalens högskola/Akademin för ekonomi, samhälle och teknik; Mälardalens högskola/Akademin för ekonomi, samhälle och teknik

    Author : Nicolas Lindgren; Karl Brogren; [2019]
    Keywords : Short-term planning; Optimization; District heating; Linear programming; Mixed integer non-linear programming; Branch and bound; Heat storage; MATLAB; TOMLAB;

    Abstract : Energy systems with a high portion of renewable energy from wind and solar power can suffer from fluctuations in production due to weak winds or cloudy weather, which may affect the electricity price. When producing heat and power in a combined heat and power plant, an additional heat storage tank can be used to store the heat surplus which is obtained when the power production is high, and the heat demand is low. READ MORE

  2. 2. Oulu Biovillage: Exploring Blue Bioeconomy Ecosystem Opportunities in Oulu, Finland

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för arkitektur och byggd miljö

    Author : Emeline Lex; [2019]
    Keywords : Bioeconomy; blue bioeconomy; circular economy; ecosystem; waste-to-resource systems; local; community; regenerative; fish; aquaculture; renewable energies; biogas; bioenergy; live-work; cradle-to-cradle; typologies; greenhouse; environment; business; Oulu; Finland; Arts and Architecture;

    Abstract : By the year 2030, the world will need 50% more food, 45% more energy and 30% more water. This growth in demand will increase pressure on our natural resources. Ingenuitive and adaptive thinking will therefore be required in the ways we build our cities. READ MORE

  3. 3. Development of a Smart Charging Algorithm for Electric Vehicles at Home

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för teknikvetenskaper; Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för teknikvetenskaper

    Author : Rebecca Segelsjö Duvernoy; Johanna Lundblad; [2019]
    Keywords : smart charging; electric Vehicle; photovoltaic; household load; self-consumption;

    Abstract : The purpose of this bachelor thesis is to develop a smart charging algorithm for electric vehicles (EVs) and examine the potential of the smart charging scheme, compared to uncontrolled charging scheme at residential houses with an installed photovoltaic (PV) system. The thesis examines if smart charging can increase the photovoltaic self-consumption and self-sufficiency of houses. READ MORE

  4. 4. Solar Tent : A Photovoltaic Generator Model for a Flexible Fabric with Inbuilt Cells

    University essay from Högskolan Dalarna/Energiteknik; Högskolan Dalarna/Energiteknik

    Author : Ali Manhal; Tammam M. Ali; [2019]
    Keywords : Solar tent; PV system; refugee camp; PV monitoring system; and flexible PV modules;

    Abstract : Natural disasters and conflicts in many different parts of the world force thousands of people to get displaced from their homes and live in refugee camps temporarily or permanently. For refugee families, lack of energy access has great impact on their lives. READ MORE

  5. 5. Artificial photosynthesis - 4-Aminobenzoic acids effect on charge transfer in a photo catalytic system

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Materialteori

    Author : Simon Moberg; [2019]
    Keywords : artificial photosynthesis; aminobenzoic acid; charge transfer; plasmon; induced; plasmon induced; nanostructure; nanostructures; solar energy; nano particles; nano particle; artificiell fotosyntes; aminobensoesyra; laddningsöverföring; plasmon; inducerad; plasmoninducerad; nanostruktur; nanostrukturer; solenergi; nanopartiklar; nanopartikel;

    Abstract : Artificial photosynthesis is used to harvest solar energy and store it in the form of chemical bonds. The system of interest in this study does this by splitting water into hydrogen and oxygen gas through a plasmon assisted process, collective oscillations from free electron gas. READ MORE