Canada and the United States have the most closely connected energy markets in the world. But economic uncertainty, a rapidly shifting energy marketplace and environmental politics are putting those ties to the test.
Tom Baker envisions a future in which we derive chemicals from trees, not oil.
A tiny shorebird’s ability to store energy for its marathon migration would make most endurance athletes green with envy
As the prospects of solar power generation continue to improve in the lab, Karin Hinzer and her research team are taking a closer look at how well the technology performs in the real world and the kind of return on investment it offers.
Putting a price on carbon emissions is the best route to a healthy green economy, maintains Stewart Elgie.
Éric Doucet's research shows why restricting caloric energy intake - otherwise known as dieting - is so hard.
The Quebec government is relying on the redevelopment of hydroelectric power to boost its revenues. Yet the economic outlook for this source of energy isn’t rosy, says Jean-Thomas Bernard.
Les conséquences environnementales des technologies de l’information sont plus élevées qu’on le croit. Mais on pourrait les réduire en se tournant vers… les technologies de l’information.
Ian Clark and his research team break new ground on a green solution to nuclear waste.
Not necessarily so, says Nicholas Rivers, who studies the economic impact of environmental and renewable energy policies.
The old maxim is at the heart of Handan Tezel’s research on storing excess heat from solar panels or from power generation— to generate more power.
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