Essays about: "zonal"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 18 essays containing the word zonal.

  1. 1. Liquidity in Intraday Markets for Electricity: An Empirical Analysis of the Swedish Bidding Area Reform

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för nationalekonomi

    Author : Beatrice Gohdes; Mats Kröger; [2018]
    Keywords : Liquidity; Congestion Management; Intraday Markets; Zonal Pricing; Electricity Market Reform;

    Abstract : Congestion in electricity networks is a crucial challenge for European electricity markets, as the continent is moving towards an integrated, decarbonized power system. One potential solution to this problem is a zonal pricing approach, which divides large bidding areas into smaller zones. READ MORE

  2. 2. A concept to evaluate dynamic daylight glare

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Energi och ByggnadsDesign; Lunds universitet/Institutionen för arkitektur och byggd miljö

    Author : Efthymia Eirini Tsianaka; [2018]
    Keywords : glare; daylight; zonal; long-term; adaptation possibility; TPG; STG; directional glare; weighting system; dynamic; visual comfort; fenestration system; Arts and Architecture; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : A method towards a dynamic daylight glare evaluation in the early stage of design was developed in this thesis, using existing glare metrics under multiple observer positions and gazes. The results pointed out that it is possible for a zonal characterization regarding glare sensation to be achieved with the combination of multiple existing metrics and a weighting system, named the adaptation possibility. READ MORE

  3. 3. Recreational demand for the Swedish Mountains: A case from Storulvån and Helags during winter : An Environmental Valuation using the Travel Cost model

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för ekonomi, teknik och samhälle

    Author : Amanda Tomasdotter; [2017]
    Keywords : zonal travel cost model; non-market valuation; environmental good; mountain area;

    Abstract : This study was conducted during the winter months in the mountains. The main objective was to estimate visitors’ values for two recreational mountain areas in Sweden, Storulvån and Helags, using the travel cost method. From the estimated values, a recreational demand and a consumer surplus has been estimated. READ MORE

  4. 4. Monitoring trends of greenness and LULC (land use/land cover) change in Addis Ababa and its surrounding using MODIS time-series and LANDSAT Data

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi och ekosystemvetenskap

    Author : Tesfaye Gebeyehu Admasu; [2017]
    Keywords : Time-series; MODIS; Addis Ababa; Physical Geography and Ecosystem Science; NDVI; Greenness; LULC; GEM; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : NDVI(Normalized Difference Vegetation Index) was introduced in 1974. Despite its limitations, it has been under use for monitoring bio-physical and cultural landscapes from satellite. READ MORE

  5. 5. Biofuel plantations and isoprene emissions in Svea and Götaland

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi och ekosystemvetenskap

    Author : Zahra Khais Shahid; [2017]
    Keywords : Isoprene; Geographical Information Systems GIS ; Short Rotation Coppice SRC ; Nitrogen dioxide NO2 ; biofuels; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : Bioenergy as an alternative source for energy production and transportation has gained attention to mitigate greenhouse gas emissions from fossil fuels. Short Rotation Coppice (SRC) as dedicated energy crops for heat and energy production have many demonstrated and proved climatic, biodiversity and environmental benefits, but concerns regarding the occurred Land Cover Change (LCC) from agriculture land into SRC have been raised. READ MORE