On September 25, 2017, the Office of the Chief Scientist (OCS) at Natural Resources Canada (NRCan), Waterloo Global Science Initiative (WGSI) and the Waterloo Institute for Sustainable Energy (WISE) held a roundtable discussion on the potential of today’s frontier scientific research to disrupt tomorrow’s energy system.
Going 100% Renewable with Søren Hermansen – #PowerShiftWR
Søren Hermansen was a driving force behind his home’s – Samsø Island, Denmark – transition to 100% renewable energy. What lessons can communities all over the world learn from Samsø and the winner of "the environmental Nobel" prize?
WGSI brought organizations in the Waterloo Region with an interest in sustainability and energy issues together under the #PowerShiftWR banner for a week (April 17-23, 2016) of public programming that engaged all ages in discussions about our energy choices.
#PowerShiftWR complements WGSI's globally focused OpenAccess Energy Summit by bringing a local lens to the topic of energy access.