This seminar is part of Total E&P Distinguished Speaker Series hosted by TISED.
Join TISED for this interesting seminar with Dr. Nabil Nasr (Director, Golisano Institute for Sustainability at the Rochester Institute of Technology)
The growing demand for new products coupled with the rise in consumption in developing economies are straining the environment around the world. The major cause of continued deterioration in the global environment is unsustainable consumption and production, particularly in industrialized countries. However, there is strong evidence that transitioning to a sustainable economy and circular economy can lead to higher economic growth while reducing the impact on the environment.
RETScreen, Natural Resources Canada's clean energy management software, helps businesses and governments alike to make cleaner energy decisions.
Used by over 442,000 people all over the world, taught in over 600 universities and colleges, available in 36 languages and developed in collaboration with NASA, the United Nations and the World Bank, RETScreen has already saved its users well over $8 billion and is making its mark in the fight against climate change.
The spread of antimicrobial resistance challenges the sustainability of water infrastructures and threatens modern medical advances.