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Environmental Studies Literature review

Man made Surface water drainage settling lagoon
The coastal lagoon’s physical characteristics and differences are predominantly based on the nature of the channel connecting the lagoon to the adjacent coastal ocean; they are classified as choked, restricted, and leaky systems.Choked lagoons have a single entrance channel which is proportionately smaller in cross-sectional area as compared to the surface area of the lagoon; they are commonly found in coastlines with medium to high wave energy. On the other hand, leaky lagoons have several
Pages: 9 (2250 words), Literature review
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What is the position of biofuels in Europe currently?
The EU had indulged in developing an assortment of directives for the reason of encouraging the European market related to biofuel. The EU was found to be aggressively engaged in structuring guiding principles which would aid in supporting and prompting in the market of Europe the usage of biofuel (European Commission, 2006).Therefore, the need for the production of biofuel in Europe was identified from the ‘Kyoto Protocol’. This made Europe embark on certain policies which were considered
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Freight Transport as an Integral Component of any Economy as it Facilitates Movement of Goods and Services
The analysis will focus on whether the various actions used to reduce the environmental impact of the freight transport are sufficient enough to bring change, especially in the road freight transport sector where there is increasing traffic by day, yet is deemed by scholars as the most unsustainable.
Pages: 19 (4750 words), Literature review
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Critical review of Environmental Statements
Park Communications is a United Kingdom based organisation which provides ‘one-point-of-contact’ services to translate, distribute and store literature of the people. The company also performs functions such as print reports and accounts, marketing literature, financial prospectuses and government publications among others (Park Communications, n. It has been observed that the company has been quite committed towards the employees, customers, local environment and global environment along
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An Investigation into Sustainable Generation, Green Economy and Renewable Energy Innovation in Qatar
Has increased exponentially over the past several decades, commensurate with the increasing global population, nanotechnology is a topic that has a high level of relevance with respect to the development of the world (Gaigalis et al. Essentially, nanotechnology refers to the manipulation of matter; either in the atomic, molecular, or super-molecular state. In such a way, the developments within this sphere could vastly contribute to the increased efficiency of different processes; even going
Pages: 50 (12500 words), Literature review
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Practical research assignment report outline
In New Zealand three kinds of rats- the common rat, Pacific rat and kiore rat have been introduced. Kiore rats were introduced by the Maori as source of food. However today, rats pose a major threat to the biodiversity of New Zealand since they feed on birds, bird eggs and other small invertebrates such as lizards.Use of chemicals to manage pests has been proved to be efficient. In 2011, an efficient and humane toxicant Para-aminopropiophenone was introduced. This chemical induces lethargy and
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AN ANALYTICAL COMPARISON OF BUS SERVICES AND INFRASTRUCTURE IN GLASGOW AND EDINBURGH IN RELATION TO SUSTAINABLE TRANSPORT
The primary aim of the study is to understand the importance of sustainable transport and evaluation of bus services along with infrastructure in Glasgow and Edinburgh with regard to sustainable transport. With this specific aim, the objectives have been listed below:The dissertation has been divided into 5 sections in alignment with the above stated aims and objectives of the study. The opening chapter of the study is ‘Introduction’, which provides a rationale of the subject matter along
Pages: 12 (3000 words), Literature review
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A critical review of smart cities in China: How can China learn a lesson from UK Practice?
This is because an intelligent city would thrive on the use and implementation of electronic and digital technologies in communities and cities, but Deakin (2013, p17) citing Hollands (2008) contends that a smart city is one that uses networked infrastructure to enable social, environmental and cultural development. However, the networks include mobile and landline phones, satellites TVs and computer networks, electronic commerce and internet services. These are the main driving force behind
Pages: 12 (3000 words), Literature review
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Energy Performance Review/ Home Energy Audit
Denmark put into place the energy rating systems for both commercial and residential building structures in 1992. The European Union’s Energy Performance of Buildings Directive (EPBD) caused energy ratings to emerge in about 31 European countries in the year 2002 (Alliance to Save Energy, 2013). Later, other countries, such as Brazil, china, Australia and some states in the US passed legislation requiring building energy rating (Ries, Joseph and Wise 2009).The main policy driver at the
Pages: 6 (1500 words), Literature review
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The ecffect of 1080 use in new zealand forest management
Not only does it eradicate possums, but also other pests like stoats and rats. Aerial application is, however, indiscriminate and kills other animals such as birds, reptiles, fish, insects, dogs, deer and pigs (PCE, 2011). As a consequence, the use of 1080 has been a contentious issue since its introduction in the 1950s. Concerns raised in opposition include the negative impact on the environment and the county s wildlife. Animal rights groups have protested what they term as an inhuman e way
Pages: 7 (1750 words), Literature review
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