Essays about: "valuation energy"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 19 essays containing the words valuation energy.

  1. 1. Resistance to Coal: The Challenges of Achieving Environmental Justice in South Africa

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Humanekologi

    Author : Daria Rivin; [2018]
    Keywords : Coal Extraction; Environmental Justice; Environmental Injustice; Environmental Racism; Unequal Distribution of Environmental Goods and Bads; Environmentalism of the Poor; Languages of Valuation; Carbon Lock-In; South Africa; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : While the environmental justice movement has grown worldwide, it seems that the movement has yet to mobilise in South Africa. The instances of environmental injustices in South Africa are abundant but paradoxically this has not given rise to a united movement demanding environmental justice for a transition to a new and renewable energy path. READ MORE

  2. 2. Det ekonomiska värdet av ekosystemtjänster utförda av stadsträd i Uppsala

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

    Author : Emma Johannesson; Maria Östlund; [2018]
    Keywords : ekonomiskt värde; ekosystemtjänster; i-Tree Streets; stad; träd;

    Abstract : Stadsträd i urbana miljöer utför många viktiga ekosystemtjänster, som annars skulle behöva ersättas av tekniska lösningar. En ekonomisk värdering av ekosystemtjänsterna skulle kunna utgöra argument för att bevara och plantera stadsträd. READ MORE

  3. 3. Willingness to pay for renewable energy among Indian small and medium-sized enterprises : a contingent valuation experiment

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Economics

    Author : Samuel Tafesse Wakuma; [2018]
    Keywords : contingent valuation; small-scale firms; WTP; double-bounded dichotomous choice; bivariate probit; India;

    Abstract : To limit climatic change, humans must achieve a reduction in greenhouse gas emissions. India, as a large emerging economy, could substantially contribute towards this goal by transforming its energy system. READ MORE

  4. 4. Controversial Industries: does it pay to ignore social norms?

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : M.R.T.M. van Nuenen; [2018]
    Keywords : Sin stocks; Controversial Industries; Social norms; Fama-French Five-Factor Model; Carhart Model; Bet against Beta factor;

    Abstract : This paper investigates the impact of social norms on the performance and valuation of “controversial stocks”- publicly traded companies involved in the production of Adult Entertainment, Alcohol, Gambling, Nuclear Energy, Tobacco, Uranium, and Weapons. Their performance and valuation is directly compared with compare non-controversial stocks. READ MORE

  5. 5. Comparison of Utility-scale Solar Power Generation Technologies in Yunnan Province, China

    University essay from KTH/Kraft- och värmeteknologi

    Author : Ignacio Cortese; [2017]
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    Abstract : The present work delivers a comparison between two solar power technologies, namely photovoltaic (PV) and concentrated solar power (CSP), for various practical cases in the Chinese province of Yunnan. The comparison includes the cost of power generation variability in the project economics to make a fair comparison between the alternatives. READ MORE