Essays about: "standards in water"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 106 essays containing the words standards in water.

  1. 1. Cradle-to-Gate LCA of Water Treatment Alternatives : A case study performed for Norrvatten’s future waterwork expansion

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Siddharth Selvarajan; [2021]
    Keywords : Life cycle assessment; Water purification method; Potable water production; Microbiological barrier; Activated carbon; Sludge separation; Livscykelbedömning; Vattenreningsmetod; Produktion av dricksvatten; Mikrobiologisk barriär; Aktivt kol; Slamavskiljnin;

    Abstract : Norrvatten is a municipal association which owns a water treatment plant capable of supplying good quality drinking water to the consumers in the associated neighbouring municipalities. After preliminary investigations for the future year of 2050, there were estimates which suggest a potential water quality degradation in the lake which supplies the raw water for treatment due to uncertain future climatic conditions and other forms of pollutions from the surrounding. READ MORE

  2. 2. Renewable power generation for developing societies on a remote island in Fiji : A case study

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik; KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Erika Rebhan; Ellinor Wahnström; [2020]
    Keywords : Fiji; Moala Island; Renewable power generation; Remote electrification; HOMER software; Fiji; Moala; Förnybar kraftproduktion; Elektrifiering på avlägsna platser; HOMER-programvara;

    Abstract : Access to electricity is an important factor for rural development as many needs and services such as education, health care and water supply all have energy requirements. The aim of this study was to develop a sustainable electrification system based on renewable energy for the remote village Keteira on Moala Island, Fiji. READ MORE

  3. 3. FACTORS INFLUENCING THE MAINTENANCE OF OFFSHORE WIND TURBINE FOUNDATIONS: A SURVEY BASED ON EXPERT OPINION

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Philipp Köhler; [2020]
    Keywords : Offshore; Wind; O M; Foundation; Maintenance; Inspection;

    Abstract : The wind industry is growing rapidly and especially in Europe, offshore wind power has become a serious business with approximately 22 GW installed in 2019. However, for the industry to become even more competitive, costs must be reduced. Especially the Operation and Maintenance (O&M) costs present a challenge to developers and operators. READ MORE

  4. 4. Accelerated Testing: Development of a Normative Lifespan Method for Water-Sports Products

    University essay from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för maskinteknik

    Author : Hoel Chaigne; [2020]
    Keywords : Durability; Eco-Design; Product Reliability; LCA; Circular Economy; Sports Equipment;

    Abstract : In the sports industry, the products currently being developed by design teams are degraded over time due to wear and tear. During the last decade, awareness about the global environmental crisis has increased and sports users are now more demanding about the environmental impact of products and services that they are using. READ MORE

  5. 5. Governing the Commons with Aboriginal Principles : Indigenous Knowledge in Fire Management Practices Arguments for Implementation

    University essay from Södertörns högskola/Institutionen för naturvetenskap, miljö och teknik

    Author : Alessandra Giolo; [2020]
    Keywords : aboriginal; fire; fire regimes; commons; resource management;

    Abstract : Elinor Ostrom challenges the view that states and markets alone have the potential to successfully regulate policymaking processes regarding long term sustainability of natural resources, promoting self-governing institution and communities in governing commons. Forestry management is concerned with administrative, social, environmental and economic aspects on forests and forestry resources, which in particular climates require adaptive measures accordingly with local environmental conditions. READ MORE