Essays about: "social effects of green technology"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 16 essays containing the words social effects of green technology.

  1. 1. SWOT-PESTEL Study of Constraints to Decarbonization of the Natural Gas System in the EU Techno-economic analysis of hydrogen production in Portugal : Techno-economic analysis of hydrogen production in Portugal

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM)

    Author : ROHAN ADITHYA VASUDEVAN; [2021]
    Keywords : Decarbonization; Natural Gas System; SWOT Strength; Weakness; and Opportunities Weakness ; PESTEL Political; Economic; Social; Technological; Environmental Legal ; Green Hydrogen; Blue Hydrogen; Methane Reforming; Electrolysis; LCOH Levelized Cost of Hydrogen ; Avkolningen; Naturgas systemet; SWOT Strength; Weakness; and Opportunities Weakness ; PESTEL Political; Economic; Social; Technological; Environmental Legal ; Grönt väte; Blå väte; Metanreformering; Elektrolys;

    Abstract : The exigent need to address climate change and its adverse effects is felt all around the world. As pioneers in tackling carbon emissions, the European Union continue to be head and shoulders above other continents by implementing policies and keeping a tab on its carbon dependence and emissions. READ MORE

  2. 2. How the story of control limits the reproduction of knowledge : a study of narratives in the Swedish Climate Policy Action Plan

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Kulturgeografi och ekonomisk geografi; Lunds universitet/Humanekologi

    Author : Jonas Linde; [2020]
    Keywords : Climate Change; Master narratives; Story of control; Discourse; Narratives; Storylines; Swedish climate policy; De-politicization; Apocalyptic imaginary; Frontrunner; Sweden; Green Keynesianism; Power; Knowledge; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Responses to combating worsening climate change are legitimized through narratives employed in government policy which build on existing master narratives about climate change produced in the subpolitics of international mega-science mainly influenced by IPCC as an expert authority. In Sweden the climate law forces the government to produce a Climate Policy Action Plan (CPAP) every four years that seeks to show how the set net zero emission target by 2045 is to be reached. READ MORE

  3. 3. Strategic Proposals for Sustainable Supply Chains in the Fast Fashion Industry : Exploring ways to incorporate concepts and methods to confront the damaging effects of the industry

    University essay from KTH/Industriell ekonomi och organisation (Inst.); KTH/Industriell ekonomi och organisation (Inst.)

    Author : Adil Abdulgadir; Imad Abdulgadir; [2020]
    Keywords : Fast Fashion; Supply Chain; Sustainability; Sustainable Fashion; Slow Fashion; Supply Chain Management; Snabbmode; Försörjningskedja; Hållbarhet; Hållbar mode; Långsam mode; Ledning av försörjningskedja;

    Abstract : Accounted as the second largest cause of pollution, the fashion industry is only behind the petroleum industry worldwide. In recent decades, the supply chains of retail companies have become international with the growth of a global economy. READ MORE

  4. 4. Effects of Environmental, Social and Governance factors on firms' financial performance and value creation in Leveraged Buyouts

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Vittorio Basei; [2019]
    Keywords : Environmental; social; governance; Corporate Governance; Green initiatives; Financial performance; Europe;

    Abstract : Due to the growing importance of green initiatives, this study evaluates the importance and relevancy of environmental, social and governance (ESG) practises on firms' operating and financial performance (i.e. return on assets: ROA). READ MORE

  5. 5. Social acceptance of the Vesterhav Syd Wind Power Project : quantitative and qualitative content analysis of social acceptance towards a wind power project in the Ringkøbing-Skjern Municipality at the west coast of Jutland, Denmark

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

    Author : Daniel Valentini; [2018]
    Keywords : Social Acceptance; Nearshore Wind Power; Vesterhav Syd; Mixed Methods; Quantitative Content Analysis; Qualitative Content Analysis;

    Abstract : Essential for the effectiveness of green technology projects is the acceptance of these projects by local actors, from the planning phase to the implementation. It is especially important to understand those people who oppose the idea of having wind turbines in their “backyard” since local resistance can hamper or even prevent the installation of wind power projects. READ MORE