Search for dissertations about: "pv technology thesis"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 36 swedish dissertations containing the words pv technology thesis.

  1. 1. The Role of Public Policies for Energy Technology Development: Their Innovation Effects and Interaction

    University dissertation from Luleå tekniska universitet

    Author : Kristoffer Bäckström; Luleå University of Technology.; Luleå University of Technology.; Luleå University of Technology.; Luleå University of Technology.; [2015]
    Keywords : Economics Innovation Patents Renewable Energy Energy policy Pilot and demonstration plants Public policy Economics of technological change;

    Abstract : The overall purpose of this thesis is to analyze the role of public policies for technological development (i.e., innovation) in the renewable energy sector. The thesis consists of an introductory part and three self-contained papers. READ MORE

  2. 2. Dynamics of Energy Systems - Methods of analysing technology change

    University dissertation from Environmental and Energy Systems Studies, Gerdagatan 13, 223 62 Lund, Sweden

    Author : Lena Neij; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [1999]
    Keywords : evaluation; Energy research; market transformation; PV modules; wind power; experience curves; air-distribution; lighting; vintage models; sustainable energy; renewable energy; energy efficiency; Energy; energy system; Energiforskning; Environmental technology; pollution control; Miljöteknik; kontroll av utsläpp; Teknik och teknologier Naturresursteknik Energisystem; Engineering and Technology Environmental Engineering Energy Systems;

    Abstract : Technology change will have a central role in achieving a sustainable energy system. This calls for methods of analysing the dynamics of energy systems in view of technology change and policy instruments for effecting and accelerating technology change. In this thesis, such methods have been developed, applied, and assessed. READ MORE

  3. 3. Emission and interaction from domestic installations in the low voltage electricity network, up to 150 kHz

    University dissertation from Luleå tekniska universitet

    Author : Sarah Rönnberg; Luleå University of Technology.; Luleå University of Technology.; Luleå University of Technology.; [2013-12-18]
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    Abstract : This thesis work has focused on conducted emission (up to 150 kHz) from common lowvoltage appliances. The emphasis has been on equipment that contributes to a sustainable energy system: photovoltaic (PV) installations and energy-saving lamps (LED lamps). READ MORE

  4. 4. Solar energy for a brighter life. A case study of rural electrification through solar photovoltaic technology in the Eastern Province, Zambia

    University dissertation from Göteborg University

    Author : Mathias Gustavsson; Göteborgs universitet.; University of Gothenburg.; [2008]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Miljöteknik; Environmental engineering; Teknik och social förändring; Technology and social change; rural development; rural electrification; distributed generation; photovoltaic technology; solar home system; energy services; Zambia; Sub Saharan Africa;

    Abstract : Electricity is taken for granted in many parts of the world. In Sub-Saharan Africa, typically less than 5% of the rural population have access to this energy source. Even though electricity in itself does not lead to development, it can support a development process. READ MORE

  5. 5. Environmental Assessment of Battery Systems: Critical Issues for Established and Emerging Technologies

    University dissertation from Chalmers University of Technology

    Author : Carl Johan Rydh; Chalmers tekniska högskola.; Chalmers University of Technology.; [2004]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Miljöteknik; Environmental engineering; rechargeable; battery; energy efficiency; environmental indicators; energy analysis; life cycle assessment; substance flow analysis; photovoltaic cells; renewable energy; materials management; metal recycling;

    Abstract : Energy and material flows associated with portable and industrial rechargeable batteries have been quantified in a life-cycle perspective, as guidance for development of battery systems. The study included portable batteries based on nickel-cadmium, nickel-metal hydride and lithium-ion. READ MORE