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.