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Lassi Linnanen

5 shared publications

Lappeenranta University of Technology

Katariina Koistinen

3 shared publications

School of Energy Systems, Lappeenranta University of Technology, Lappeenranta, Finland

Maija Leino

3 shared publications

Anna Claudelin

1 shared publications

Anna Huostila

1 shared publications

Department of Sustainability Science, Lappeenranta University of Technology, Lappeenranta, Finland

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Article 0 Reads 1 Citation Environmental impacts and sustainability of low-value roach fish when used as food Ville Uusitalo, Virgilio Panapanaan, Paavo Vallas, Anna Kuok... Published: 01 December 2018
Journal of Cleaner Production, doi: 10.1016/j.jclepro.2018.09.047
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Article 0 Reads 0 Citations The Economic Potential to Support Sustainability through Household Consumption Choices Anna Claudelin, Sini Järvelä, Ville Uusitalo, Maija Leino, L... Published: 31 October 2018
Sustainability, doi: 10.3390/su10113961
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The amount of money that could potentially be saved by households by reducing unnecessary consumption and directed to sustainable investments without compromising the social needs in Finnish households was studied. The study was conducted by using statistical data and by creating short- and long-term scenarios to assess potential savings resulting from changes in household behaviour. According to the results, a Finnish household could save and subsequently allocate an average of €3400–€15,000 annually to invest in sustainability. The greatest potential for preventing unnecessary consumption is related to (1) food and drinks, and (2) transportation. In the long-term scenario, reducing expenditures in the category of housing also provides opportunities for high savings. A significant share of the saving created by sustainable patterns of consumption can be directed for example to investments in renewable energy.
Article 6 Reads 1 Citation Systematic Approach to Sustainability of Novel Internet-Based System for Food Logistics Katariina Koistinen, Ville Uusitalo, Anna Huostila Published: 24 May 2017
Logistics & Sustainable Transport, doi: 10.1515/jlst-2017-0005
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The aim of this paper is to evaluate the sustainability of a novel internet-based system for food logistics and to create a framework for more detailed future sustainability assessments. Digitalization enables food shopping via the internet and food delivery from producers to consumers using only a single terminal. The sustainability of different food logistic options was evaluated through a literature review and life cycle assessment. Given the frame of reference, there is a gap in the knowledge on the sustainability of food logistics. In addition, the current literature does not recognize a novel internet-based system for food logistics, as the literature has focused on evaluating the internet-based food logistics of traditional actors. The life cycle assessment results show that new food logistic options could reduce GHG emissions, but various factors affect the magnitude of the reductions. We also present a systematic approach to which factors should be included in future research. This paper creates a base for more detailed future food logistic sustainability assessments.
Article 0 Reads 0 Citations Greenhouse Gas Emissions of Biomethane for Transport: Uncertainties and Allocation Methods V. Uusitalo, V. Kapustina, R. Soukka, M. Horttanainen, Jouni... Published: 27 February 2014
Energy & Fuels, doi: 10.1021/ef4021685
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Article 0 Reads 3 Citations Economics and greenhouse gas balance of biogas use systems in the Finnish transportation sector V. Uusitalo, R. Soukka, M. Horttanainen, A. Niskanen, Jouni ... Published: 01 March 2013
Renewable Energy, doi: 10.1016/j.renene.2012.09.002
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