Expert: Concerns over Canada’s hydro capacity

Published: 5 June 2024

Lower-than-normal rain and snow have reduced Canada’s hydropower production, raising worries in the industry about the effects of climate change. In March, U.S. electricity exports to Canada...

SGI’s Inaugural Sustainable Transportation Roundtable on the Future of Urban Mobility

Published: 3 June 2024

This April, interdisciplinary experts came together at McGill Desautels for the Sustainable Growth Initiative (SGI)’s inaugural Sustainable Transportation Roundtable on the Future of Urban Mobility...

McGill project awarded $1.7 million to mitigate housing crisis and climate change

Published: 29 May 2024

As Canada faces the dual challenges of contending with a housing crisis at the same time as facing the impacts of severe climate change, the need to find innovative and practical solutions remains...

Battery breakthrough could usher in greener, cheaper electric vehicles

Published: 28 May 2024

The global shift to electric vehicles is gaining momentum, yet the extraction of battery materials has a significant environmental footprint that comes with high costs....

Sustainable Data Science Training Program awarded $1.65 M from NSERC CREATE

Published: 16 May 2024

Today, the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) announced more than $26 million in funding for 16 new training initiatives through its Collaborative Research and...

Eating the way we do hurts us and the planet, study finds

Published: 6 May 2024

In an age of abundance and variety in food options, are Canadians eating better than they were half a century ago? According to a recent paper by researchers at McGill University and the...

Fostering Sustainable ESG Practices | Event Recap

Published: 1 May 2024

April 30, 2024 | A large part of implementing good public policy is understanding the effects on various sectors. With a focus on fostering dialogue and collaboration, this event on environmental,...

WaterTalk: Unconventional Water Resources

Wednesday, May 1, 2024 02:30to03:30

Date: May 1st, 2024 | Time: 2:30 PM | Location: Macdonald Engineering Building Room: 497 | Free Hyrbid Event /braceCategory: Engineering - Faculty Council Sustainability

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