Essays Tagged: "energy efficiency"

The UK Government Position on Energy Efficiency and Conservation the Past Thirty Years

IntroductionIf one looks at the UK Governments campaigns on energy efficiency and consumption over the past thirty years it could be argued that that these camp ... events of the day. There had been no pre-planning or thought given to 'what if' scenarios regarding energy efficiency or consumption.It could also be argued that this is not the case with the current ... n.It could also be argued that this is not the case with the current UK Government's stand on using energy efficiency to reduce national energy consumption with a long term goal to reducing carbon emi ...

(4 pages) 65 1 2.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Managing pollution efforts: how to turn pollution into profits. This essays illustrates the effects of pollution on businesses. How pollutiion can increase the profits of a company.

ajor issues such as consumer commitment, pollution control, life cycle costing, waste reduction and energy efficiency.The article suggests that companies conducting businesses will have to adapt diffe ... cts, it will reducepollution and cost. Finally, companies will have large savings by reducing extra energy costs by adapting energy efficient methods.Through this article, D. Keith Denton tried to ill ...

(1 pages) 31 0 0.0 Nov/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Air conditioning

industry standard for providing heating and cooling in commercial blocks nowadays due to their high energy efficiency.VRV stands for Variable Refrigerant Volume (or Variable Refrigerant Flow) and is a ... n.co.uk/air-conditioning.asp9.http://www.modbs.co.uk/news/fullstory.php/aid/131/The_flexibility_and_energy_efficiency_of_VRF_air_conditioning.html10.http://www.bsee.co.uk/news/fullstory.php/aid/3727/V ...

(4 pages) 9 0 4.0 Feb/2007

Subjects: Science Essays > Engineering

Nuclear energy

Only 50 years ago, nuclear energy was an exotic, futuristic technology-the subject of experiments and the stuff of science fict ... ff of science fiction.How things have changed.Today, we Americans get more electricity from nuclear energy than from any other source, except coal. In many states, nuclear energy is the leading source ... s, the vast majority of Americans get some electricity from nuclear power plants.That means nuclear energy helps you enjoy the convenience of your microwave, the comfort of your electric blanket, and ...

(3 pages) 45 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Mitigation strategies and solutions

Energy conservation is the practice of decreasing the quantity of energy used while achieving a simi ... se human comfort, personal security, national security, environmental value, and financial capital. Energy conservation is a reduction or elimination of unnecessary energy use. There are many activiti ... or elimination of unnecessary energy use. There are many activities that people can do to conserve energy and help not only themselves, but also the environment and everyone around them. Conserving e ...

(6 pages) 84 0 3.0 Sep/2008

Subjects: Science Essays

"Whither Wind"; A Discussion on the Debate of Wind Power

e, then the wind power becomes that much more suitable. As Komanoff stated, "If Congress enacted an energy policy that harnessed the spectrum of cost-effective energy efficiency together with renewabl ... assured way to remove fossil fuels from the electricity category.According to a U.S. Department of Energy report, wind power could provide 20 percent of U.S. electricity needs by 2030. The report ide ...

(3 pages) 36 0 5.0 Jan/2009

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

US Auto Solution

ut of date equipment and plants. By updating your existing equipment you may be able to better your energy efficiency by as much as 61% and accelerate your work flow by as much as 55 percent (Rubik).D ... ut of date equipment and plants. By updating your existing equipment you may be able to better your energy efficiency by as much as 61% and accelerate your work flow by as much as 55 percent (Rubik).D ...

(6 pages) 17 0 4.5 Jul/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Human Resource Management

Marketing Communication Campaign of a Fictitious Healthy Fast Food Restaurant

nducted by MKMV agency (Appendix 1) in Loughborough town (Appendix 2). Environmental issues include energy use, air and water pollution, waste, nuclear issues, the ozone and global warming, genetic en ... 2009). Legal restrictions include air, water and noise pollution policies, and overall resource and energy efficiency. Sustainability has become a key issue worldwide.Companies also have specific regu ...

(21 pages) 92 0 5.0 Jul/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

International Marketing Plan Outline: Part II

ur analysis of this segment.Wholesale Solar is a United States (U.S.)-based company that introduced energy conservation and energy independence to American consumers. The company has been very success ... jumped on the "going green" bandwagon by marketing new innovative environmentally friendly forms of energy. (Wholesale Solar, 2009). Consumers are beginning to understand that energy independence tran ...

(5 pages) 34 0 0.0 Jul/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Emerging Technology at the Workplace

hip of City Manager Sheryl Scully, all new facilities that dawn the city logo will be Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Certified. Pre-existing buildings will be retro fitted with s ... tegies, guiding and measuring achievement in all areas of building impact such as site development, energy efficiency, water conservation, materials and resources. LEED also provides a roadmap for sus ...

(3 pages) 14 0 0.0 Feb/2010

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies > E-commerce

Nanotechnology, A Revolutionary Undertaking

ny fronts. (see photo 1) These fronts include the creation of materials, medicine, electronics, and energy production. With nanotechnology, tiny devices can be created with single molecules or atoms ... can be created and done on a scale so tiny. It can be used to diagnose and treat diseases, improve energy efficiency, create smaller and more powerful computers, and possibly even greater things in t ...

(6 pages) 737 0 0.0 Mar/2010

Subjects: Science Essays

A Look at the Affects of the Cruise Industry on Economics, Environment and Society.

nto the twentieth century the construction of cruise ships have been changing to help improve their energy efficiency and affects on the environment, while benefiting economically. There are three mai ... Carnival Cruise Lines switched to eco-friendly detergents for dry cleaning and have manufactured an energy efficient, non-polluting engine for new ships; Holland America and Princess Cruises both have ...

(10 pages) 24 0 0.0 Apr/2010

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

Mcdonalds Goes Green Sustainability

t of Green beams brightness on the big environmental improvements, in regions such as reprocessing, energy efficiency and green restaurants that are occurring over the McDonald's System. It describes ... neficial uses from across the McDonald's provision chains in fields such as waste material, climate energy, carnal and employee benefit. The desires that spotlighting these better uses will constitute ...

(4 pages) 50 0 0.0 May/2010

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies