Life Cycle Sustainability Assessment for Decision Making

Written By Jingzheng Ren
Life Cycle Sustainability Assessment for Decision Making
  • Publsiher : Elsevier
  • Release : 19 November 2019
  • ISBN : 012818356X
  • Pages : 362 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Life Cycle Sustainability Assessment for Decision Making written by Jingzheng Ren which was release on 19 November 2019, this book published by Elsevier. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: Life Cycle Sustainability Assessment for Decision-Making: Methodologies and Case Studies gives readers a comprehensive introduction to life cycle sustainability assessment (LCSA) methodology for sustainability measurement of industrial systems, proposing an efficiency methodology for stakeholders and decision-makers. Featuring the latest methods and case studies, the book will assist researchers in environmental sciences and energy to develop the best methods for LCA, as well as aiding those practitioners who are responsible for making decisions for promoting sustainable development. The past, current status and future of LCSA, Life Cycle Assessment method (LCA), Life Cycle Costing (LCC), Social Life Cycle Assessment (SLCA), the methodology of LCSA, typical LCSA case studies, limitations of LCSA, and life cycle aggregated sustainability index methods are all covered in this multidisciplinary book. Includes models for assessing sustainability in environmental, energy engineering and economic scenarios Features case studies that help define the advantages and obstacles of real world applications Presents a complete view, from theory to practice, of a life cycle approach by exploring the methods and tools of sustainability assessment, analysis and design of sustainability assessment

Life Cycle Sustainability Assessment for Decision Making

Life Cycle Sustainability Assessment for Decision Making
  • Author : Jingzheng Ren,Sara Toniolo
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2019-11-19
  • Total pages : 362
  • ISBN : 012818356X
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Summary : Life Cycle Sustainability Assessment for Decision-Making: Methodologies and Case Studies gives readers a comprehensive introduction to life cycle sustainability assessment (LCSA) methodology for sustainability measurement of industrial systems, proposing an efficiency methodology for stakeholders and decision-makers. Featuring the latest methods and case studies, the book will assist researchers in environmental ...

Life Cycle Sustainability Assessment For Multi Criteria Decision Making In Bridge Design A Review

Life Cycle Sustainability Assessment For Multi Criteria Decision Making In Bridge Design  A Review
  • Author : Ignacio Javier Navarro,Vicent Penadés-Plà,David Martínez-Muñoz,Rasmus Rempling,Víctor Yepes
  • Publisher : Infinite Study
  • Release Date : 2022-06-27
  • Total pages : 15
  • ISBN : 012818356X
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Summary : Sustainable design of infrastructures has become a major matter of study since the recent establishment of the Agenda 2030. This paper provides a systematic literature review on the use of multi-criteria decision making techniques used so far for the sustainable design of bridges. Special attention is put as well on how ...

Life Cycle Sustainability Assessment LCSA

Life Cycle Sustainability Assessment  LCSA
  • Author : Subramanian Senthilkannan Muthu
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2022-06-27
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 012818356X
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Methods in Sustainability Science

Methods in Sustainability Science
  • Author : Jingzheng Ren
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2021-08-05
  • Total pages : 444
  • ISBN : 012818356X
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Summary : Methods in Sustainability Science: Assessment, Prioritization, Improvement, Design and Optimization presents cutting edge, detailed methodologies needed to create sustainable growth in any field or industry, including life cycle assessments, building design, and energy systems. The book utilized a systematic structured approach to each of the methodologies described in an interdisciplinary ...

Biofuels for a More Sustainable Future

Biofuels for a More Sustainable Future
  • Author : Jingzheng Ren,Antonio Scipioni,Alessandro Manzardo,Hanwei Liang
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2019-08-20
  • Total pages : 414
  • ISBN : 012818356X
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Summary : Biofuels for a More Sustainable Future: Life Cycle Sustainability Assessment and Multi-criteria Decision Making provides a comprehensive sustainability analysis of biofuels based on life cycle thinking and develops various multi-dimensional decision-making techniques for prioritizing biofuel production technologies. Taking a transversal approach, the book combines life cycle sustainability assessment, life cycle ...

Energy Systems Evaluation Volume 2

Energy Systems Evaluation  Volume 2
  • Author : Jingzheng Ren
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2021-05-24
  • Total pages : 278
  • ISBN : 012818356X
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Summary : This book presents various multi-criteria analysis methods for sustainability-oriented analysis and decision-making for energy systems, under various different conditions and scenarios. It presents methodologies to answer the questions relating to which of the options are the most sustainable among the alternatives, and how multi-criteria decision analysis methods can be used ...

Life Cycle Based Sustainability Assessment and Decision Making for Industrial Systems

Life Cycle Based Sustainability Assessment and Decision Making for Industrial Systems
  • Author : Hao Song
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2016
  • Total pages : 225
  • ISBN : 012818356X
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Summary : LCSA is then applied to assess the industrial system of automotive coating manufacturing process from raw material extraction, material manufacturing, product manufacturing to the recycle and disposal stage. The following LCBDM framework could then prioritize the sustainability improvement urgency and achieve comprehensive sustainable development by employing a two-phase decision-making methodology. ...

Life Cycle Assessment Handbook

Life Cycle Assessment Handbook
  • Author : Mary Ann Curran
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2012-11-07
  • Total pages : 640
  • ISBN : 012818356X
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Summary : The first book of its kind, the LCA Handbook will become an invaluable resource for environmentally progressive manufacturers and suppliers, product and process designers, executives and managers, and government officials who want to learn about this essential component of environmental sustainability....

Towards Life Cycle Sustainability Management

Towards Life Cycle Sustainability Management
  • Author : Matthias Finkbeiner
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2011-07-23
  • Total pages : 591
  • ISBN : 012818356X
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Summary : This book is a selection of the most relevant contributions to the LCM 2011 conference in Berlin. The material explores scientific and practical solutions to incorporating life cycle approaches into strategic and operational decision making. There are several sections addressing methodological topics such as LCSM approaches, methods and tools, while more ...

Sustainability Metrics and Indicators of Environmental Impact

Sustainability Metrics and Indicators of Environmental Impact
  • Author : Eduardo Jacob-Lopes,Leila Queiroz Zepka,Mariany Costa Depra
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2021-07-16
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 012818356X
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Summary : Sustainability Metrics and Indicators of Environmental Impact: Industrial and Agricultural Life Cycle Assessment covers trending topics on the environmental impact of systems of production, putting emphasis on lifecycle assessment (LCA). This methodology is one of the most important tools of analysis, as mathematical models are applied that will quantify the ...

Encyclopedia of Renewable and Sustainable Materials

Encyclopedia of Renewable and Sustainable Materials
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2020-01-09
  • Total pages : 4252
  • ISBN : 012818356X
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Summary : Encyclopedia of Renewable and Sustainable Materials provides a comprehensive overview, covering research and development on all aspects of renewable, recyclable and sustainable materials. The use of renewable and sustainable materials in building construction, the automotive sector, energy, textiles and others can create markets for agricultural products and additional revenue streams ...

Sustainability Indicator Selection by a Novel Triangular Intuitionistic Fuzzy Decision Making Approach in Highway Construction Projects

Sustainability Indicator Selection by a Novel Triangular Intuitionistic Fuzzy Decision Making Approach in Highway Construction Projects
  • Author : Hassan Hashemi, Parviz Ghoddousi,Farnad Nasirzadeh
  • Publisher : Infinite Study
  • Release Date : 2022-06-27
  • Total pages : 25
  • ISBN : 012818356X
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Summary : The main purpose of this research is to select the most appropriate set of SIs to address all three pillars of highway sustainability by a new group decision-making approach. The proposed approach accounts for risk attitudes of experts and entropy measures under a triangular intuitionistic fuzzy (TIF) environment, to handle ...

Algal Biorefineries and the Circular Bioeconomy

Algal Biorefineries and the Circular Bioeconomy
  • Author : OBULISAMY PARTHIBA KARTHIKEYAN,Sanjeet Mehariya,Shashi Kant Bhatia
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2022-04-13
  • Total pages : 440
  • ISBN : 012818356X
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Summary : "Algae are mysterious and fascinating organisms that hold great potential for discovery and biotechnology." —Dr. Thierry Tonon, Department of Biology, University of York "Science is a beautiful gift to humanity; we should not distort it." —A.P.J. Abdul Kalam In this book, we emphasise the importance of algal biotechnology ...

Biomass Biofuels Biochemicals

Biomass  Biofuels  Biochemicals
  • Author : Ashok Pandey,Christian Larroche,Edgard Gnansounou,Samir Kumar Khanal,Claude-Gilles Dussap,Steven Ricke
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2019-06-06
  • Total pages : 886
  • ISBN : 012818356X
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Summary : Biomass, Biofuels, Biochemicals: Biofuels: Alternative Feedstocks and Conversion Processes for the Production of Liquid and Gaseous Biofuels, Second Edition, provides general information, basic data and knowledge on one of the most promising renewable energy sources—liquid and gaseous biofuels—and their production and application. The book delineates green technologies for ...

Designing Sustainable Technologies Products and Policies

Designing Sustainable Technologies  Products and Policies
  • Author : Enrico Benetto,Kilian Gericke,Mélanie Guiton
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2018-07-03
  • Total pages : 520
  • ISBN : 012818356X
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Summary : This open access book provides insight into the implementation of Life Cycle approaches along the entire business value chain, supporting environmental, social and economic sustainability related to the development of industrial technologies, products, services and policies; and the development and management of smart agricultural systems, smart mobility systems, urban infrastructures ...