Chemistry professor George Shimizu is the fourth University of Calgary professor to lead a CREATE Grant from the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC).
CMC Research Institutes, UBC and BC Research recently launched the Carbon Capture and Conversion Institute (CCCI). The non-profit organization will explore the potential of carbon capture on an industry scale.
University of Calgary research has led to development of a novel material with application for cheaper carbon capture.
Local clean-tech and engineering expertise draws new Carbon Capture and Conversion Institute to B.C.
A new technology is being tested in Squamish — and it’s got some big name backers. Among the names bankrolling Calgary-based Carbon Engineering’s (CE) new test-plant in Squamish are Calgary Flames part-owner Murray Edwards and Microsoft’s billionaire tech guru Bill Gates.
When Natural Resources Canada (NRCan) brought Hassan Hamza to Canada from Egypt in the 1970s, it was to use his expertise in the chemistry of coal to fix Canada’s “dirty” coal problem.