CLEAN ENERGY

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Two of the biggest challenges of our generation are: finding sustainable sources of clean energy and managing the environmental legacy of industrial activity.  The Verschuren Centre clean energy team investigates commercial possibilities for innovative and sustainable energy and environmental solutions, while educating the next generation of leaders in sustainability issues related to energy and the environment.  Through research, innovation and partnerships, the team identifies opportunities, acts as a catalyst in their development, provides R&D support and ensures the community benefits.

RESEARCH FOCUS

  • Community Based Deployment of energy retrofits
  • New Technologies focused on key areas of energy transition, including thermal electrification and storage
  • Economic pathways for transitioning to zero carbon

PARTNERS

Canada – Public Services and Procurement Canada

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Clean Nova Scotia

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Mitacs

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Nova Scotia Department of Energy

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Cape Breton Regional Municipality

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New Dawn

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NRStor

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United Church of Canada

PROJECTS

PROJECTS

Bedford Institute of Oceanography

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United Church of Canada

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Net-Zero Inverness Office Building

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Canada Games Solar

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PROJECTS

Lyceum Theatre

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     IMAGINE THE POSSIBILITIES.
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1250 Grand Lake Road,
Sydney, Nova Scotia,
Canada   B1M 1A2

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