sustainable engineering

Can renewables become the dominant source of electricity in Canada and the USA?

25Sep201417:30
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20:00
Amphithéâtre Bell (Room: C-631) at Polytechnique Montreal CA

"Rapid innovation and growth in renewable energy", a talk by MIT's Jessika Trancik

Can renewables become the dominant source of electricity in Canada and the USA?

24Sep201417:30
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20:00
Arts Building Moyse Hall, 853 rue Sherbrooke Ouest, Montreal, QC, H3A 0G5, CA

Talks by MIT speaker John Reilly and CEA speaker Jim Burpee

"Prospects and Challenges for High Penetration of Renewable Energy", John Reilly, MIT

Student funding

Graduate students

TISED currently supports McGill graduate fellowships that are funded through generous donations. TISED also supports fellowships for research projects related to sustainability. The fellowships, with leveraged funding, are awarded for three years and are administered as part of the McGill Engineering Doctoral Award (MEDA) program by the Faculty of Engineering.

Renewable energy, policy interactions, and the role of Engineers

28May201415:00
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16:30
Macdonald Engineering Building Room 267, 817 rue Sherbrooke Ouest, Montreal, QC, H3A 0C3, CA
Dr. Kristina Johnson

Renewable energy, policy interactions, and the role of Engineers: A talk by Dr. Kristina Johnson

TISED is honoured to host this talk by Dr.

Transportation and Urban Sustainability

1May201418:00
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20:00
New Residence Hall Salle du Parc, 3625 avenue du Parc, Montreal, QC, H2X 3P8, CA

TRANSPORTATION AND URBAN SUSTAINABILITY

Policy input

Working with various partners, including IET, TISED will be contribute to policy development by publishing white papers and writing briefs on global sustainability issues and on topics related to federal and provincial sustainability policies.

2016-2017 Themes

Goals

Our overarching goals are:

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