Economía Circular

Economía Circular

Scalable Fabrication of Dual?Function Fabric for Zero?Energy Thermal Environmental Management Through Multiband, Synergistic, and Asymmetric Optical Modulations
31/01/2023 - Solar heating and radiative cooling techniques have been proposed for passive space thermal management to reduce the global energy burden. However, the currently used single?function envelope/coating...
Dynamic Linkages between Environmental Factors and Carbon Emissions in Thailand
- Thailand is a tourist destination country experiencing continuous economic growth, rapid urbanization, industrialization, and agricultural production, which is causing higher energy consumption and...
Exploitation of renewable energy sources for water desalination using biological tools
02/02/2023 - The emerging impacts of climate change and the growing world population are driving the demand for more food resources and creating an urgent need for new water resources. About 93% of Earth’s...
A state-of-the-art review on readiness assessment tools in the adoption of renewable energy
02/02/2023 - The goal for a sustainable tomorrow has been in focus for quite some time. The significance of renewable energy in achieving that goal is unavoidable. The necessity for transitioning toward a...
Aerospace, Vol. 10, Pages 129: Life Cycle Assessment of the Cellulosic Jet Fuel Derived from Agriculture Residue
31/01/2023 - The purpose of this paper is to discover the impacts of contradictory factors in the application of agricultural residue with sustainable biofuel benefits. Based on the Life cycle assessment (LCA)...
An Analysis of Real-Time Measured Solar Radiation and Daylight and Its Energy Implications for Semi-Transparent Building-Integrated Photovoltaic Façades
31/01/2023 - For analyzing cooling loads, day-lighting, and building-integrated photovoltaic (BIPV) systems, solar radiation and daylight illuminance data are required. However, these data are sparse....
Building Integrated Photovoltaic (BIPV) Development Knowledge Map: A Review of Visual Analysis Using CiteSpace
31/01/2023 - Achieving zero energy consumption in buildings is one of the most effective ways of achieving ‘carbon neutrality’ and contributing to a green and sustainable global...
Green Tunnel Solutions: An Overview of Sustainability Trends in the Last Decade (2013–2022)
01/02/2023 - In the last decade, green solutions for road tunnels have steadily emerged in the field of engineering. The focus has been on using renewable energy sources to conserve energy and address issues of...
Energy-Performance Evaluation with Revit Analysis of Mathematical-Model-Based Optimal Insulation Thickness
02/02/2023 - This study investigates the optimum insulation thickness value using MATLAB Optimization Toolbox based on a mathematical model for sandwich walls that are formed with different insulation-building...
Energy-Saving Design Strategies of Zero-Energy Solar Buildings—A Case Study of the Third Solar Decathlon China
01/02/2023 - Solar Decathlon is a multi-disciplinary international competition that integrates energy-saving design strategies to design, build and operate zero-energy solar houses. This study focused on the 15...
Experimental Investigation on Aging and Energy Savings Evaluation of High Solar Reflective Index (SRI) Paints: A Case Study on Residential Households in the GCC Region
02/02/2023 - Energy-efficient retrofitting of building envelopes is necessary to reduce global carbon emissions and to reach net-zero goals. Cooling energy demand-dominated countries in the GCC region require...
Biodiesel as Dispersant to Improve the Stability of Asphaltene in Marine Very-Low-Sulfur Fuel Oil
02/02/2023 - Since the implementation of the sulfur cap legislation in 2020, marine very-low-sulfur fuel oil, often known as VLSFO, has become a crucial source of fuel for the contemporary shipping industry....
Impact of Graphene Monolayer on the Performance of Non-Conventional Silicon Heterojunction Solar Cells with MoOx Hole-Selective Contact
31/01/2023 - In this work, a new design of transparent conductive electrode based on a graphene monolayer is evaluated. This hybrid electrode is incorporated into non-standard, high-efficiency crystalline silicon...
A Review on the Progress, Challenges, and Performances of Tin-Based Perovskite Solar Cells
01/02/2023 - In this twenty-first century, energy shortages have become a global issue as energy demand is growing at an astounding rate while the energy supply from fossil fuels is depleting. Thus, the urge to...
Temperature Rise of an Adhesive Particle-Reinforced Polymer during Fatigue Testing
01/02/2023 - Construction adhesives are usually polymers that have been modified to achieve specific properties so that they can be used under various loading conditions. An attempt was made to estimate the...
Evaluation of the Processing of Multi-Crop Plants into Pelletized Biofuel and Its Use for Energy Conversion
31/01/2023 - Multi-crop plants (fibrous hemp, maize, and faba bean) can potentially be an alternative to wood biomass pellets, but there is no detailed knowledge to support the suitability of this biomass for...
Conceptual Process Design to Produce Bio-Acrylic Acid via Gas Phase Dehydration of Lactic Acid Produced from Carob Pod Extracts
03/02/2023 - This work discusses the conceptual process design for the integrated production of bio-based acrylic acid from carob pod aqueous extracts. CHEMCAD was used for the process simulation and cost...
Crude Oil Bioremediation: From Bacteria to Microalgae
01/02/2023 - Crude oil is one of the major pollutants present. Its extraction and processing generate processing waters contaminated by hydrocarbons which are harmful to both human health and the flora and fauna...
Importance of Blue Carbon in Mitigating Climate Change and Plastic/Microplastic Pollution and Promoting Circular Economy
02/02/2023 - Blue carbon has made significant contributions to climate change adaptation and mitigation while assisting in achieving co-benefits such as aquaculture development and coastal restoration, winning...
Combustion?assisted polyol reduction method to prepare highly transparent and efficient Pt counter electrodes for bifacial dye?sensitized solar cells
29/01/2023 - Combustion?assisted polyol reduction (CPR) method is developed to deposit electrocatalytically efficient and transparent Pt counter electrodes (CEs) for bifacial dye?sensitized solar cells (DSSCs)....
An integrated multi-criteria decision-making framework under uncertainty for evaluating sustainable hydrogen production strategies based on renewable energies in Iran
30/01/2023 - Due to population growth and the expansion of different industries, Iran is confronted with the issue of energy and hydrogen generation for various sectors. According to research, Iran has much...