Search for dissertations about: "electricity"

Showing result 6 - 10 of 769 swedish dissertations containing the word electricity.

  1. 6. Entering renewable electricity production An actor perspective

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Ingrid Mignon; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [2014]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Renewable electricity production; new entrants; energy transition; energy policy; innovation; entrepreneurship; institutional theory; innovation-­adoption; implementation;

    Abstract : Although energy transition is considered one of the main challenges of our time, little attention has traditionally been paid to the actors participating in this transition, such as the producers of renewable electricity. Previous energy policy literature and policy- makers have assumed that these producers are incumbent actors of the current energy system, that is to say, large utilities producing both renewable and fossil-fueled electricity. READ MORE

  2. 7. An information system migration framework for the electricity industry control centers

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Elektrotekniska system

    Author : Leonel Plazaola Prado; KTH.; [2003]
    Keywords : electricity industry; electricity industry reforms; electricity industry control centers;

    Abstract : The Electricity Industry Reforms (EIR) is a worldwidephenomenon that is inducing an intensive business orientedcontext in the organization, processes and functions of theElectricity Industry (EI). The electric power grid is nowtreated as the electricity market, the consumer as thecustomer, the power system activities are related to marketactors (i. READ MORE

  3. 8. Networks and Demand. The Use of Electricity in an Industrial Process

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Torkel Wedin; Uppsala universitet.; [2001]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Business studies; Networks; Industrial networks; resources; strategy; electricity; pulp and paper industry; actors; Knowledge; Företagsekonomi; SOCIAL SCIENCES Business and economics Business studies; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Ekonomi Företagsekonomi; Business Studies; företagsekonomi;

    Abstract : The formation of demand for an individual resource is examined in a network setting. Demand is seen as an interactive process, where several firms make use of a resource directly and indirectly and, in so doing, shape the primary demand for it. This thesis is also concerned with how an individual firm can influence its demand. READ MORE

  4. 9. Nature and the Social Sciences: Examples from the Electricity and Waste Sectors

    University dissertation from Department of Sociology, Lund University

    Author : Mikael Klintman; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2000]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; ecology; critical realism; electricity; environment; epistemology; green identity; greening; meta-theory; nature; ontology; social science; public participation; Sociologi; waste; windpower; Sociology; sociology;

    Abstract : Popular Abstract in Swedish When society first perceived the environmental condition as problematic, focus was on local emissions with local consequences. Subsequently, the center of attention partly moved beyond local effect research to a broader interest in, for instance, ecocycle processes of energy, and the whole lifecycle of materials. READ MORE

  5. 10. Market liberalization and market integration Essays on the Nordic electricity market

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Author : Jens Lundgren; Umeå universitet.; [2012]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Consumer welfare; Electricity price; Market integration; Market power; Price jump; nationalekonomi; Economics;

    Abstract : This thesis consists of four self-contained papers related to the Nordic electricity market.Paper [I] examine how the reform of the Nordic electricity markets has affected competition in the electric power supply market, Nord Pool. READ MORE