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Delivering safe, clean, secure energy supplies for the world

Energy Innovations for Today and Tomorrow

UCalgary is in the energy capital of Canada, which means we’re a natural to become a national and international leader in energy research. With contributions from every single faculty on campus, we are focused on creating a low carbon energy system while assessing the cumulative effects of energy-related processes and harnessing unconventional hydrocarbon resources.
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Energy Research Strategy in Motion

Our four Grand Challenges represent our capacity and areas of expertise:


Celebrating 50 years of impact

Safe, Clean, Secure Energy for the World
By 2035, the world will require energy at a level 1.5 times greater than in 2010. As a global energy hub, Calgary can lead with innovative research to allow future generations to enjoy sustained prosperity with minimal environmental impact, including dramatically reduced carbon emissions. Explore 50 years of expertise »

Agreement signed with Kerui Group, Global Energy Research Site partner.

New study from Haskayne School of Business examines 20 years of 'open innovation' in energy industry.

First-of-its-kind experiment turns up surprising results, researchers say.





Date & Time:
March 15, 2017 | 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

This ConocoPhillips IRIS seminar featured speakers Jason Switzer (Executive Director at Alberta Clean Technology Industry Alliance), Adam Goehner (Director at The Delphi Group) and Sara Hastings-Simon (Associate Regional Director of the Pembina Institute's clean economy program in Alberta). Click here to watch the presentation.

Date & Time:
February 22, 2017 | 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

This Enbridge Research in Action seminar featured Audrey Mascarenhas, President and CEO of Questor Technology, who provided a perspective and showcased how her company has increased its presence and business over the past two years within the oil and gas sector while providing emissions control, social permission, regulatory support.

Date & Time:
February 17, 2017 | 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Experience Nduagu, PhD, presented the report findings which identifies economic options that can be deployed in the sector within the next 5-7 years and assess the corresponding emission reductions.

Date & Time:
February 9, 2017 | 7:00 am - 9:00 am

This event featured apanel discussion with Andy Knight, Professor at the Schulich School of Engineering and Jerry Mossing, Vice President Transmission Planning and Performance, Alberta Electric System Operator.

Date & Time:
January 12, 2017 | 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

At this latest ConocoPhillips IRIS seminar, Todd Parker, CEO of Blue Spark Energy, looked to disrupt existing stimulation and intervention markets with emerging technology.