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Launch of the EASAC policy report on “Valuing Dedicated Storage in Electricity Grids”

Published: 22Jun2017

The article below provides insights from Dr. Mark O'Malley, an ICUF Visiting Professor with McGill University's Trottier Institute for Sustainability in Engineering and Design (TISED). Dr. O'Malley...

Quantification and Identification of Nanoparticles in Consumer Products and the Environment

27Jun201711:00
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A free TISED-hosted seminar by Dr. Frank von der Kammer (Senior Scientist, University of Vienna) | no registration required! 

The role of the Electrode Surface in Solar-Driven Pyridine-Catalyzed CO2 Reduction

21Jun201713:00
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The design of new technologies that shift U.S. power consumption away from fossil fuels toward sustainable alternatives must take into account the nation's large-scale need for stored chemical...

Jet fuel from H2O, CO2 and solar energy

5May201710:30
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On behalf of Professor Jeff Bergthorson, the Alternative Fuels Lab (AFL) at McGill University invites you to a free talk by Aldo Steinfeld (ETH Zurich) 

Metal fuels used in space!

Published: 6Apr2017

Canadian researchers, including TISED Associate Director, Prof. Jeff Bergthorson (Department of Mechanical Engineering, Alternative Fuels Laboratory, McGill University), believe metals could fuel a...

Is there a role for microgrids in the energy future of Quebec and Canada?

25Apr201718:00
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Hosted by TISED's Scholar-in-Residence, Chris Marnay, this event ​has multiple speakers with interesting perspectives!

Green roofs for stormwater retention and flowrate attenuation

3Feb201715:30
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A free seminar by Denis M. O’Carroll, ARC Future Fellow and Associate Professor, School of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Water Research Laboratory, Connected Waters Initiative, UNSW Sydney.

Microgrids: Finding Their Place in the Electricity Supply Infrastructure

26Jan201715:30
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This seminar gives an overview of the history of the electricity supply system generally, and the research, development, and deployment trajectory of microgrids in particular./tisedCategory:...

The global challenge for water supply: is seawater desalination a sustainable solution?

26Oct201613:30
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Prof. Menachem ElimelechRoberto Goizueta Professor of the Department of Chemical and Environmental Engineering, Yale University, and Director of the Environmental Program...

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