Essays about: "utilities"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 153 essays containing the word utilities.

  1. 1. Determinants of Materiality of Non-Financial Disclosure and Implication on Information Asymmetry A study of environmental disclosure of environmentally sensitive industries

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Citra Janiencia Setiani; Thitinan Jindanom; [2021-06-24]
    Keywords : Non-financial report; materiality; information asymmetry; Materiality Disclosure Quality MDQ ;

    Abstract : MSc in Accounting and Financial Management.... READ MORE

  2. 2. Ensuring Safety and Security in the Era of Digital Water : A qualitative study on the implications following the digital transformation of the Swedish water industry

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

    Author : SARAH BJÄRKBY; FRIDA VÄRNLUND; [2021]
    Keywords : Digital transformation; Water 4.0; Water utilities; Swedish water industry; Critical infrastructure; Safety and security; Resilience; High reliability organizations; Digitalisering; Vattensystem; Water 4.0; VA-bolag; Svenska vattenindustrin; Kritisk infrastruktur; Säkerhet; Resiliens; High reliability organizations;

    Abstract : As water systems are critical infrastructures, their continuous service is essential for maintaining vital functions of society. During the past decades, a number of severe global challenges have put increasing pressure on the water systems, threatening the quality and availability of water. READ MORE

  3. 3. An analysis of new functionalities enabled by the second generation of smart meters in Sweden

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för fysik och elektroteknik (IFE)

    Author : Jose Drummond; [2021]
    Keywords : Smart meter; network operator; functionalities; data analytics; alarm system; power quality; dynamic pricing; load shedding; power grid; consumers; communication; operation department; power outage; voltage events; alarms; integration; interface;

    Abstract : It is commonly agreed among energy experts that smart meters (SMs) are the key component that will facilitate the transition towards the smart grid. Fast-peace innovations in the smart metering infrastructure (AMI) are exposing countless benefits that network operators can obtain when they integrate SMs applications into their daily operations. READ MORE

  4. 4. SUSTAINABILITY ASPECTS AND THEIR IMPLEMENTATIONS IN ENERGY UTILITY COMPANIES: A CASE STUDY ON TWO MUNICIPAL ENERGY COMPANIES

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Natali Fanari; [2021]
    Keywords : Sustainability; the three sustainability aspects; knowledge; economy; environmental aspect; social aspect; energy utilities;

    Abstract : Achieving the balance between the three sustainability aspects i.e., environmental, social, and economic has been a problem for many companies, where many of them still prioritize the economic aspect over the environmental and social aspects. READ MORE

  5. 5. Cyber Risk Reporting of Large International Electric Utility Companies

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Elina Heidenborg; Laura Emilia Lappalainen; [2021]
    Keywords : cyber risk; risk reporting; electric utilities; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : The purpose of this study is to highlight and dig deeper into an increasingly relevant research area, cyber risk reporting practices. Cyber risk is one of the most significant concerns for businesses worldwide and of specific concern to the energy industry due to the vulnerability and importance of energy companies. READ MORE