Sökning: "energy transition governance"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 8 uppsatser innehållade orden energy transition governance.

  1. 1. Wicked Problems and Educative Spaces for Urban Sustainability Transition: The Case Study of Housing Roar in Uppsala, Sweden

    Master-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Författare :Lilly Maria Stefansson; [2018]
    Nyckelord :Sustainable Development; Learning; Wicked Problems; Transition; Urban Sustainability;

    Sammanfattning : For the first time in history, the global urban population now exceeds the global rural population, meaning that more than 50 % of the world’s population now live in cities. Much attention has been paid to the discourse of sustainable development during the last decades, however, many environmental and social scientists point to an increasing problematic realted to climate change. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Pushing innovation from below : the role of accelerator programs in the German energy transition

    Master-uppsats, Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Författare :Charlotte Elsa Jost; [2018]
    Nyckelord :sustainability science; energy transition governance; accelerator program; strategic niche management; multi-level analysis; Social Sciences;

    Sammanfattning : In order to fight climate change and meet the Paris Agreement to keep the global temperature rise below 2 °C above pre-industrial levels, there is an urgent need to change the dominant way of producing and consuming energy worldwide. However, governing an energy transition is a complex and challenging task, as different actors and interests clash on different levels. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Energy Democracy: A case study of energy generation in Växjö

    Master-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Författare :Constanza Chartier; [2015]
    Nyckelord :Sustainable Development; Energy democracy; municipality of Växjö; climate change; decentralization; local governance;

    Sammanfattning : The energy transition towards a renewable energy based society and a sustainable development, is an urgent shifting process in the light of climate change and environmental pollution. However, few fossil fuel based corporations are controlling energy systems, generating most of the energy society consumes. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Running on fossil fumes : the Norwegian Snøvit case of fossil fuel depletion and obstacles for a sustainable transition to renewables

    Master-uppsats, Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Författare :Vlad Melnic; [2014]
    Nyckelord :energy governance; fossil fuel resource depletion; long-term sustainability; resource governance; socio-ecological system; sustainability science; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Sammanfattning : Global dependence on fossil fuels encourages the depletion of non-renewable resources, produces greenhouse gas emissions, and ultimately contributes to anthropogenic climate change. Current efforts do not reduce depletion rates of these non-renewable resources despite collective action to improve long-term sustainability of Norwegian energy governance in the Barents Sea. LÄS MER

  5. 5. The development of sustainability requirements for aviation biofuels

    Master-uppsats, Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Författare :Oliver Loran; [2013]
    Nyckelord :sustainability requirements; sustainability science; aviation; biofuels; transition theory; Social Sciences;

    Sammanfattning : Interest in biofuel use is growing in aviation, due to its potential for lower GHG lifecycle emissions and as a possible price competitive alternative to fossil fuels in the long-term (ATAG, 2012). While the use of biofuels in aviation is a new phenomenon, compared to the automotive industry, several actors from the industry and governments have been involved in various initiatives to research, test and use such fuels. LÄS MER