Essays about: "technology neutrality"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 21 essays containing the words technology neutrality.

  1. 1. The GDPR Compliance of Blockchain : A qualitative study on regulating innovative technology

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Datorteknik

    Author : Karin Melin; [2019]
    Keywords : Blockchain; GDPR compliance; regulating technology; interdisciplinary perspectives; distributed ledger technology; compatibility; Blockkedjor; GDPR; reglera teknik; tvärvetenskapliga perspektiv; distribuerad decentraliserad databas; kompatibilitet;

    Abstract : This thesis aims to explore the compliance of blockchain technology and the GDPR. The GDPR was implemented for the EU member states in May 2018 with the purpose of harmonizing data protection regulation. However, the regulation is based on the notion that data is stored and processed in a centralized system. READ MORE

  2. 2. Climate Impact from Operational Energy Use in Facilities & Households

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Eveline Haugaard; [2019]
    Keywords : Operational energy use; Climate impact; LCA methodology; Environmental evaluation of energy;

    Abstract : In 2017, the Swedish Parliament voted for a climate aim which says Sweden should achieve zero net emissions of greenhouse gases in 2045. The building and construction sector is one of the sectors that needs to reduce it’s climate impact. As of 2016, 12. READ MORE

  3. 3. Energieffektivisering och förbättrat resursutnyttjande vid Främby avloppsreningsverk i Falun

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Energy and Technology

    Author : Maria Silfwerin; [2019]
    Keywords : Energikartläggning; biogas; slam; rötning; membranbioreaktor; aktivslamprocess;

    Abstract : Främby wastewater treatment plant, a 50 000 population equivalent (pe) municipal sewage treatment plant in Falun, faces large changes as aging technology, increasing load and stricter effluent quality requirements lead to a demand for upgrading the plant. The owner of the plant, Falu Energi & Vatten (FEV), have a vision of an energy neutral plant in the future. READ MORE

  4. 4. Decarbonization Pathways for the German Chemical and Steel Industry : Integrated Scenario-Based Technology Roadmaps

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

    Author : Philipp Dominik Benjamin; [2019]
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    Abstract : Currently Germany is failing to reach its set emission targets. To achieve the envisioned carbon neutrality until 2050 fundamental changes will have to be implemented in all productive and non-productive sectors in the coming decades. READ MORE

  5. 5. Life Cycle Assessment of a Road Ferry

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Anna Ringström; [2019]
    Keywords : Life cycle assessment LCA ; Swedish Transport Administration STA ; STA Road Ferries; road ferry; environmental impact; environmental performance; ferry transport; Livscykelanalys LCA ; Trafikverket; Färjerederiet; vägfärja; miljöpåverkan; miljöprestanda; färjetransport;

    Abstract : On a national level, the Swedish Transport Administration (STA) constitute the responsibleauthority for national long-term infrastructure planning in Sweden and therefore has animportant role for limit the environmental load from domestic transport. STA Road Ferries isresponsible actor within STA, for national infrastructure planning connected to public marinetransport and has formulated the goal of net zero GHG emissions by year 2045 for the ferryfleet. READ MORE