Sökning: "Energy-water nexus"

Hittade 4 uppsatser innehållade orden Energy-water nexus.

  1. 1. Energy-water nexus in Mexico: A network-based approach of polycentric governance.

    Master-uppsats, Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Författare :Ricardo Gómez Zamudio; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Energy-water nexus; polycentric governance; social network analyis; sustainability science; Mexico; Social Sciences;

    Sammanfattning : By 2050, sixty percent of human population worldwide is going to live in cities. This will increase natural resource consumption to provide products and services in cities. Additionally, current policy making is done through a silo thinking mindset where unintended consequences can undermine natural resources availability. LÄS MER

  2. 2. The challenges and Opportunities of the Grand Renaissance Dam for sustainable Energy - Water - Food - Ecosystem services Nexus in Ethiopia.

    Master-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Författare :Bisrat Woldemichael Handiso; [2018]
    Nyckelord :Sustainable development; Hydropower plant; Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam; Natural Resource Management; Energy; Water; Food; Ecosystem services; Environment; Climate Change; Ethiopia;

    Sammanfattning : Ethiopia has been challenged by multidimensional poverty. However, it has the potential to minimize the threat through an integrated multipurpose development process. In this regard, hydropower has a significant role to reduce energy poverty and enhance the multipurpose use of natural resources efficiency. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Bridging the gap between resource use and Planetary Boundaries

    Master-uppsats, KTH/Energisystemanalys

    Författare :Jonas Colen Ladeia Torrens; [2013]
    Nyckelord :Planetary Boundaries; Integrated Resource Management; Sustainability;

    Sammanfattning : Impacts of human agency have become a major driver in the Earth System, with magnitude comparable to that of natural occurring global processes. Several earth system processes are under substantial pressure.  These human induced pressures are likely to increase, potentially leading to undesirable changes at planetary scale. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Solutions From Above : Using Rooftop Agriculture to Move Cities Towards Sustainability

    Magister-uppsats, Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Sektionen för ingenjörsvetenskap; Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Sektionen för ingenjörsvetenskap; Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Sektionen för ingenjörsvetenskap

    Författare :Nina Danielsson; Joshua Foss; Aaron Quesnel; [2011]
    Nyckelord :Rooftop Agriculture; Urban Agriculture; Sustainability; Green Roofs; Framework for Strategic Sustainable Development; City Food Nexus;

    Sammanfattning : Cities present many opportunities to improve socio-ecological sustainability through efficiencies of scale and access to resources and services. These benefits are often compromised by rapidly increasing urban populations demanding energy, water, resources and food that are sourced, produced and transported from rural areas in unsustainable ways. LÄS MER