TISED Newsletter 

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

Published: 22 June 2017

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...

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

Wednesday, June 21, 2017 13:00to14:30

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

Friday, May 5, 2017 10:30to12:00

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) 817 rue Sherbrooke Ouest, Montreal, QC, H3A...

Energy Systems Integration: a multidisciplinary global imperative for a low-carbon society

Tuesday, May 2, 2017 17:30to19:00

An obvious path to a low-carbon economy requires a simultaneous increase in the penetration of variable renewable energy sources and an increase in the efficiency of the energy system overall.3450...

Metal fuels used in space!

Published: 6 April 2017

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?

Tuesday, April 25, 2017 18:00to20:00

Hosted by TISED's Scholar-in-Residence, Chris Marnay, this event ​has multiple speakers with interesting perspectives!3625 avenue du Parc, Montreal, QC, H2X 3P8, CA/tisedCategory: Sustainability...

Green roofs for stormwater retention and flowrate attenuation

Friday, February 3, 2017 15:30to17:00

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....

Fourth Annual Trottier Symposium on Sustainable Engineering, Energy and Design

Tuesday, April 11, 2017toWednesday, April 12, 2017

Transportation: What’s Fuelling the Transition? Amphithéâtre Bell (Room: C-631) at Polytechnique Montreal, CA/tisedCategory: Sustainability Research


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