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Recycling spent mushroom substrate into fuel pellets for low-emission bioenergy producing systems
This study aimed at analyzing the feasibility of converting diverse types of spent mushroom substrate (SMS) into fuel pellets for low-emission bioenergy producing systems. Sources of SMS for pelletization included paddy ...
OECD Green Growth Studies. Greener Skills and Jobs. Highlights
Green skills, that is, skills needed in a low-carbon economy, will be required in all sectors and at all levels in the workforce as emerging economic activities create new (or renewed) occupations. Structural changes will ...
The Roadmap to a Low-Carbon Urban Water Utility
The transition to low-carbon urban water utilities is an innovative idea, only embraced by a few forward thinking utilities currently. This roadmap is directed at urban water utility managers in charge of planning future ...
Desafios e oportunidades dos projetos de energia renovável registrados no primeiro período do protocolo de Quioto
(Universidade Federal de Santa MariaBrasilEngenharia AmbientalUFSMPrograma de Pós-Graduação em Engenharia AmbientalCentro de Tecnologia, 2015-07-03)
10 years ago it entered into force global climate agreement Kyoto Protocol, as an attempt to curb emissions of greenhouse gases (GHG) with the help of three flexibility mechanisms, including the Clean Development Mechanism ...
Redução de gases de efeito estufa na agroindústria canavieira brasileira: discussão do instrumento crédito de carbono à luz da economia de baixo carbono
(Escola de Administração da Universidade Federal da BahiaEAUFBAbrasil, 2017-02-15)
A problemática dessa dissertação se insere no contexto da questão ambiental global, da contraditória relação de dominação do homem frente à natureza. Em função da crescente deteriorização das condições de vida no Planeta ...
Bottom-Up analysis of energy consumption and carbon emissions, with particular emphasis on human capital investment
(Scientific Research, 2013-12)
Short-term and mid-term projections of energy consumption and carbon emissions raise significant concern about the availability of the necessary energy resources to meet the growing demand and about the impact of emissions ...
Approach and Policy Proposals to Address Climate ChangeEnfoque y propuestas de política para enfrentar el cambio climático
(Universidad Nacional de Costa Rica, 2012)
CGE modeling: alternative structural specifications for the evaluation of carbon taxes. Simulations for economies of Latin America and the Caribbean.
(World Scientific, 2016)
The aim of this study is to construct the framework of a small computable general equilibrium model with applications to climate change, to evaluate the impact of carbon taxes on GDP and emissions, and to study the sensitivity ...