Energy and Environment Series

The purpose of this project was to improve policy at the energy and environment interface by communicating high quality and policy relevant research to decision-makers, policymakers and stakeholders. The research outputs of this project covered topics …

Bio-inspired Solar Energy

This project will explore biological systems that collect solar energy to improve existing solar collection technology. A better understanding the ways that organisms convert light into energy will allow scientists to emulate these processes, which wil …

Ecofiscal Commission on Alberta’s climate policy

This funding supported a panel discussion about the future of Alberta’s climate policy and what it means for industry and consumers. In the lead up to the major global climate negotiations in Paris, provinces across Canada are aspiring to bold action—A …

Fostering Aboriginal Environmental Stewardship in Natural Resource Development

This project will result in three research reports that will provide information about the ways in which Aboriginal communities can be in engaged in resource development projects, while also ensuring best practices in environmental management and overs …