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Alternative Energy Enters the Iron Age

CBC News | January 15, 2016

Quirks & Quarks with Bob McDonald

Dr. Jeff Bergthorson, a professor of Mechanical Engineering at McGill University, and his colleagues, think the answer to the difficult problem of energy storage and transportation in a fossil-fuel-free future could be metals.

Listen to the audio here.

Published: 25Jan2016

Studying the Arctic

Ames Tribune | January 9, 2015

by: Dylan Clark

Dylan Clark moved to Montreal to begin a master’s program with James Ford and the Climate Change Adaptation Research Group in the Department of Geography at McGill University to do work in climate change and health. This interesting retrospective written by Mr. Clark paints a picture of the life of an Arctic researcher and the cultural and physical environments they encounter.

Read the full story here.

Published: 20Jan2016

Climate case study: Monitoring key to successful permafrost adaptation in Arviat, Nunavut

Northern Public Affairs | January 14, 2016

While implementation of projects such as the Arviat Climate Change Adaptation Action Plan is key to fight thawing permafrost in the Arctic, it must be followed by monitoring and evaluation, according to Melanie Flynn, a Master’s student with the Climate Change Adaptation Research Group (CCARG), housed within the Department of Geography at McGill University. 

Published: 20Jan2016

Suggestions on how Montreal can reduce its carbon footprint

Montreal Gazette | January 3, 2016

by: René Bruemmer

To get an idea of what a city like Montreal can do, in its actions and regulations to cut its emissions, the Montreal Gazette spoke to two local experts: McGill professor Catherine Potvin, the Canada research chair in Climate Change Mitigation and Tropical Forests, and member of the Sustainable Canada Dialogues network of researchers, and Concordia professor Peter Stoett, director of the university’s Loyola Sustainability Research Centre.

Published: 13Jan2016

ABRF Annual Meeting 2016

20Feb2016
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23Feb2016
Broward County Convention Center 101 NE Third Avenue, Suite 100, Ft. Lauderdale, FL, 33301

"An International Symposium of the Association of Biomolecular Resource Facilities"

            

Location
Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, United States

Sustainability Projects Showcase

9Feb201616:30
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18:30
University Centre Ballroom, 3480 rue McTavish, Montreal, QC, H3A 0E7, CA

Want to meet the community members screening bike-powered movies, sourcing McGill’s delicious local food, and creating vibrant and safe community spaces?

2016 Catalyst Awards Gala

30Mar201618:00
Faculty Club Ballroom, 3450 rue McTavish, Montreal, QC, H3A 0E5, CA

The Office of Sustainability is proud to acknowledge those who have positively contributed to sustainability at McGill in an enduring and meaningful way.

Book review

Monkeys, Myths, and Molecules, Separating fact from fiction, and the science of everyday life

 

See PDF attachments for further information

 

Published: 4Jan2016

Energy efficiency and forest biorefinery: sustainability in forest use

4Feb201617:15
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Centre Mont-Royal 1000, rue Sherbrooke O., Montréal, CA

Energy efficiency and forest biorefinery-Register today!

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