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  • Life cycle assesment of waste management system 

    Ripaldi, Gloria (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2015-10)
    Master thesis
    Open Access
    Covenantee:  Kungl. Tekniska högskolan. Avdelningen för Industriell ekologi
    Nowadays “waste management” is a topic largely studied and questioned among government and Institutional organizations, as a complex phenomenon with a range of consequences for the involved stakeholders and society. In ...
  • Providing Sustainable Life-­‐Services with a Hybrid Micro-­‐Power Plant in Developing Countries: an Assessment of Potential Applications 

    Marion Moron, Gonçal; Öncel, Melih (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2012-01)
    Master thesis
    Open Access
    Covenantee:  Kungl. Tekniska högskolan. Avdelningen för Industriell ekologi
    The life-­‐services notion covers meeting the need of education, health, nutrition, housing, water supply and sanitation. Reducing poverty and allowing all the individuals reach the basic needs have always been related ...
  • Smart sustainable cities: a new paradigm to urban sustainable development? 

    Costa Echaniz, Oriol (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2014-07)
    Master thesis
    Open Access
    Covenantee:  Kungl. Tekniska högskolan. Avdelningen för Industriell ekologi
    Current projections indicate that by 2050, two in every three people will live in urban areas, and that cities will accommodate 3 billion people during this period. Cities are consuming three-quarters of the world's energy ...
  • Urban water : harvesting rainwater at household level to improve the current water metabolism in Cuenca, Ecuador 

    Godoy Gacha, Juan Diego (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2015-10)
    Master thesis
    Open Access
    Covenantee:  Kungl. Tekniska högskolan. Avdelningen för Industriell ekologi
    With a global population about 7 billion people and their continued growth are pressuring global natural resources, in freshwater matter this pressure is altering both the river flows; timing season of water flows; and ...
  • What is the role of sustainable consumption in the smart sustainable cities projects across Europe? 

    Costa Echaniz, Oriol (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2014)
    Master thesis
    Open Access
    Covenantee:  Kungl. Tekniska högskolan. Avdelningen för Industriell ekologi
    Current projections indicate that by 2050, two in every three people will live in urban areas, and that cities will accommodate 3 billion people during this period. Cities are consuming three-quarters of the world's ...