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  1. Managing Absenteeism in the Workplace: The Case of an Italian Multiutility Company

    Procedia - Social and Behavioral Sciences 150:1157 (2014)

    Absenteeism is an employee's intentional or habitual absence from work. While employers expect workers to miss a certain number of workdays each year, excessive absences can equate to decreased productivity and can have a major effect on company strategies, finances, morale and other facto...
  2. Green Supply Chain and the Energy Recovery Plant in Abruzzo

    Procedia - Social and Behavioral Sciences 25:54 (2011)

    Environmental protection is one of the key challenges of our society in which you want to combine this with the needs of future generations. The prevention and minimization of waste production is therefore one priority. It is well-known in Italy how data on the use of recycling is registering a...
  3. End-of-Life of used photovoltaic modules: A financial analysis

    Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews (2014)

    The photovoltaic (PV) industry has a relevant role in terms of energy systems sustainability. The economic and environmental benefits related to its application brought the PV sector to an overall installed power of about 138 Giga Watt in 2013 (+24% compared to 2012). The recent...
  4. A photovoltaic system in a residential building: Environmental and economic optimization analysis

    Audio, Transactions of the IRE Professional Gro... :1 (2010)

    The economic return of a photovoltaic (PV) system grid connected is the object of the present paper. In view of the current energy shortage, global economic growth and environmental pollution, the search for a substitute to replace fossil fuels has increased the importance of photovoltaic system as a...
  5. A multi-objective optimization strategy for energy plants in Italy.

    Science of The Total Environment 443:955 (2013) PMID 23262444

    In recent years, Europe has promoted a series of waste regulations to achieve greater protection of the environment. This objective can be obtained by adopting an integrated management system for the reduction of waste production and developing systems for waste sorting, energy recovery and waste re...
  6. Municipal waste management and energy recovery in an Italian region.

    JRSM 30(12):1290 (2012) PMID 23027033

    Diverting waste from landfill is one of the basic priorities on improving the use of resources and reducing the environmental impacts of waste management. In order to achieve this goal it is necessary to limit the amount of materials sent to final disposal and promote energy recovery. In Italy the u...