Search for dissertations about: "environmental audit"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 10 swedish dissertations containing the words environmental audit.

  1. 1. Re-viewing industrial energy-efficiency improvement using a widened system boundary

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Svetlana Paramonova; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [2016]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY;

    Abstract : Improved energy efficiency in industry is important for reaching the targets within the EU strategy for increased sustainability. However, energy efficiency is not always prioritised within companies, and the improvement potential remains large. This paradox called an energyefficiency gap is explained by energy-efficiency barriers. READ MORE

  2. 2. Energy use and environmental impact from hotels on Adriatic Coast in Croatia current status and future possibilities for HVAC systems

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH

    Author : Vlasta Zanki Alujevic; KTH.; [2006]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; HVAC systems; hotels; energy performance; energy efficiency; environmental savings; energy audit; system approach; sustainable energy systems; TECHNOLOGY Other technology Environmental engineering; TEKNIKVETENSKAP Övriga teknikvetenskaper Miljöteknik;

    Abstract : This thesis analyses a specific type of energy usage system, “energy usage in hotels”, and how this system behaves. In order to evaluate the current state of energy use in hotels, an energy audit questionnaire was developed and conducted among 31,5% of hotels on the Adriatic coast. READ MORE

  3. 3. Essays on Audit Fees and the Joint Provision of Audit and Non-Audit Services

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Author : Irina Alexeyeva; Umeå universitet.; [2017]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; audit fees; non-audit fees; crisis; fair value measurement; banking industry; engagement partner; industry expertise; public company expertise; tenure; gender; non-audit services; knowledge spillover; audit efficiency;

    Abstract : This thesis examines the factors affecting audit and non-audit fees and the effects of the joint provision of audit and non-audit services on auditing.The first essay focuses on environmental factors. READ MORE

  4. 4. Extending the Environmental Focus to Supply Chains. ISO 14001 as an Inter-Organizational Tool?

    University dissertation from The International Institute for Industrial Environmental Economics

    Author : Dagmara Nawrocka; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [2009]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; ISO 14001; environmental supply chain management; environmental management systems; Corporate environmental management;

    Abstract : In the wake of preventive thinking, attention has turned towards a life cycle perspective of products. Businesses can no longer ignore the environmental impacts of the products outside the borders of their own facilities. READ MORE

  5. 5. Energy systems analysis of Swedish pulp and paper industries from a regional cooperation perspective Case study modeling and optimization

    University dissertation from Institutionen för ekonomisk och industriell utveckling

    Author : Sofia Klugman; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; Högskolan i Gävle.; [2008]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIKVETENSKAP; Industrial energy system; Optimization; District heating; Energy audit; Co-operation;

    Abstract : Den industriella energianvändningen utgör en tredjedel av världens totala energianvändning. Eftersom energianvändning i många fall har negativ miljöpåverkan både lokalt och globalt är det av allmänt intresse att öka industriernas energieffektivitet. READ MORE