Essays about: "sustainable spatial planning"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 113 essays containing the words sustainable spatial planning.

  1. 1. MULTI-CRITERIA ANALYSIS FOR RENEWABLE ENERGY INFRASTRUCTURE PLANNING : A case study of Nigeria

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för geografi

    Author : Nelson Okosun; [2022]
    Keywords : Energy; Multi-Criteria; Infrastructure; GIS;

    Abstract : Rising levels of urbanization and technological advancements has led to a shift towards dependence on energy consuming devices, machineries, and electrical appliances both for personal and productive use. This has led to higher demand for electricity services and more pressure on power supply facilities. READ MORE

  2. 2. Spatial co-occurrence between wind power and boreal forestlands with lichen important for reindeer browsing : a landscape analysis

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Wildlife, Fish and Environmental Studies

    Author : Erik Lundmark; [2022]
    Keywords : lichen; qGIS; reindeer; reindeer husbandry; spatial analysis; wind power;

    Abstract : To meet the increasing demand of renewable energy, Sweden aim to expand the onshore wind power production from 30 TWh today, to 80 TWh by 2040. Most wind power sites will be placed in Northern Sweden, which coincides with the reindeer husbandry area, where indigenous Sami have a legislated reindeer husbandry right. READ MORE

  3. 3. Is Densification Socially Sustainable? : A Case Study of Residents’ Responses to Densification in Umeå Municipality

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för geografi

    Author : Caroline Rapp; [2022]
    Keywords : densification; social sustainability; population growth; residents’ response; residents’ emotions; spatial planning;

    Abstract : In recent years, sustainability has gained importance across the world. However, the social aspect of the concept has been explored the least. A trend leads towards cities targeting population growth. Densification is often seen as a tool to accommodate for a growing population in a rather sustainable way. READ MORE

  4. 4. Interdisciplinary and interspatial discrepancies in urban planning : a multi-actor-multi-criteria analysis of the effects of densification on accessibility and sustainability

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Jelmer van der Ham; [2022]
    Keywords : Sustainable Development; Urban Planning; Densification; Accessibility; Multi-Actor-Multi-Criteria Analysis; Interdisciplinarity;

    Abstract : Density has increasingly been used as a strategy by urban planners to increase accessibility and urban sustainability. Particularly, it has been opted as a tool to achieve sustainable development goal 11 ‘inclusive, safe, resilient, and sustainable cities and human settlements’. READ MORE

  5. 5. Geometric comparison of 3D city models for daylight simulations

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi och ekosystemvetenskap

    Author : Johannes Lande Nyborg; [2022]
    Keywords : Geography; Physical Geography; Ecosystem Analysis; 3D city model; 3D building models; daylight access; daylight simulations; obstruction angle; free and open-source software; sustainable urban development; Geomatics; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : As cities keep densifying, essential resources such as daylight access become increasingly restricted. Therefore, prioritizing energy efficiency and enhancing the energy performance of our buildings is required for obtaining a sustainable urban environment. READ MORE