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Sustainability assessment of energy systems
(University of Waterloo, 2013-05-22)
This research project set out to develop and apply a framework for assessing how energy systems may be structured to help society progress towards sustainability. The general intent was to outline a way to decide upon the ...
Exergy analysis and resource accounting
(University of Waterloo, 2009-07-08)
The objective of this thesis is to establish the utility and limitations of using exergy (a thermodynamic measure of energy quality, or ability to perform work) as a resource consumption metric, and to investigate what ...