Released September 2019

The Bowman Centre for Sustainable Energy is pleased to release
Canada: Making the Case for Nation-Building Projects

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Click here to download the Preface by Dr. Jean-Sébastien Rioux,
Associate Professor at The School of Public Policy, University of Calgary
Jim Prentice's co-author of the Globe & Mail bestseller
Triple Crown: Winning Canada's Energy Future (HarperCollins, 2017)

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Two planning documents undertaken by the Canadian Academy of Engineering and Alberta Innovates, Energy and Environment Solutions   Canada: Winning as a Sustainable Energy Superpower

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  Canada: Becoming a Sustainable Energy Powerhouse

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  Click here for financial sponsors to CAE’s 10-year energy program
Click here for financial sponsors to the ‘Big Debate’
Click here for financial sponsors to the 2014 ‘Sarnia-Lambton Knows Oil’ Energy Supplement in the Globe and Mail
Click here for founding sponsors to the SABER Petrochemical Refinery

The Canadian Academy of Engineering, and its Energy Pathways Task Force, is collaborating with the Canadian Society for Senior Engineers (CSSE) on various energy opportunities.

Queen’s University Collaboration

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2017: Adding Value to Bitumen

2018: Producing Carbon Fibre from a Barrel of Pitch

2019: Carbon Fibre from Oil Sands Bitumen & Other Feedstocks; A Comparative Lifecycle Assessment

2020: (In Progress) Analysing Pre-Treatment Processing in Manufacturing Carbon Fibre Precursors From Bitumen


Second Annual Richard Marceau Energy Symposium


The Symposium planned for the fall of 2017 is CANCELLED.

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for Conference Presentations made by Bowman Centre Associates

2015-2016: Moving ahead with three Big Projects
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Big Project 1

SABER Petrochemical Refinery

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Big Project 2

National Electric Grid

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Big Project 3

Manufacturing Equipment for the Energy Industry

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