Essays about: "zero house"

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  1. 1. Governing to Save the Earth : An Analysis of How to Elect a Pro-Climate Congress in the United States of America

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Humanekologi

    Author : Aaron Danowski; [2019]
    Keywords : American climate politics; American Nations; partisan parity; asymmetrical polarization; filibuster; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This thesis aims to provide a political strategy for building a lasting pro-climate governing majority in the House and Senate. It analyses the current state of the pro-climate coalition in Congress and lays out the top opportunities for and threats to climate governance in the US. READ MORE

  2. 2. Improving indoor thermal comfort in residential buildings in Andean regions of Peru

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Benjamin Basmaci; [2018]
    Keywords : Peru; Sustainable development; Thermal comfort; Heat transfer; inadequate housing; Relative humidity; Temperature;

    Abstract : In the Peruvian Andes, inadequate housing represents an important problem for the local rural people. Over 3000 meters above sea level, communities suffer from very low indoor temperatures this becomes an issue which affects the health and indoor thermal comfort of the building. READ MORE

  3. 3. Towards a Zero Waste Vision using Insects – Urban Farming producing New Values in a Swedish Supermarket

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Josef Ingvarsson; [2018]
    Keywords : Sustainable Development; Insects; Entomophagy; Food Waste; Urban Farming;

    Abstract : The premise of the thesis is that current food systems are unsustainable. In fact, as the global population continues to rise, food systems are under greater strain to deliver quality output in a sustainable way. READ MORE

  4. 4. Predictive Control Strategies for aHeat Pump System with PV and Electrical Storage with Various Boundary Conditions

    University essay from Högskolan Dalarna/Energiteknik

    Author : Fatemeh Johari; [2018]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : The idea of nearly zero energy building (nZEB) has been emerged from the global trend toward reduction in fossil fuel consumption and green-house gas emission. In spite of different definitions for nZEB, it is vastly known as a grid connected building with highly reduced energy consumption by means of on-site renewable energy production. READ MORE

  5. 5. Energy-efficient sports hall with renewable energy production Retrofitting a sports hall in Landskrona

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Energi och ByggnadsDesign

    Author : Mohammed Al-Husinawi; [2018]
    Keywords : Building Integrated Photovoltaics Systems; energy retrofitting; building envelope; Low energy house; sports hall.; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : In today's society, much energy is used and all energy use (e.g. heat, electricity) affects the environment. Greenhouse gas emissions from energy affect the climate of the earth and increase the natural greenhouse effect. READ MORE