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City of Calgary Mayor's Innovation Challenge

Community EV Charging for Garage-less Calgarians Edited

Community EV Charging for Garage-less Calgarians (in Sunalta)

 

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Installing 7 duplex level two chargers at street level in Sunalta will enable 200 garageless ICE vehicles owners to switch to EVs. This represents 10% of the garageless residents in Sunalta. This will reduce Sunalta's local carbon footprint by 250 tonnes of CO2 per year at a capital cost of roughly $100,000. This project can provide a... more »

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SMART HONEYCOMB SHEETS FOR PRODUCING ELECTRICITY THROUGH FOOTSTE

TITLE:  " Smart Honeycomb Sheets For Producing Electricity Through Footsteps"

Nowadays, people more often visit various shopping malls and prefer to spend most of their time there. Many countries have designed the generation of electricity using the energy produced by the people's walking. In Canada, there is no such project installed. The smart Honeycomb sheet is designed to generate electricity using the pressure of... more »

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Paradigm shift - using Calgary's Assets for Renewable Energy

This proposal is to rapidly expand Calgary's renewable energy generation. The current system of approvals and integration into the existing grid is not conducive to the amount of activity required to meet Calgary's goals for renewable energy.

The current policies and systems in place can be modified to make use of the assets the City has: ideal locations, human resources, infrastructure, capital and ingenuity. A policy... more »

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Multi purpose Electric Vehicle Platform - MEVP

BACKGROUND:

Imagine Electric Tractor, Electric Yard Trucks, Electric Forklift, Electric Boat, Electric {insert anything that moves} into a modular design that uses a modular Electric Drive and can offer versatility, scalability, and re-usability by its design. If that is not enough, also imagine wind turbines built from the same platform. 

 

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Vehicles are the answer to Climate change !!, BUT they have their... more »

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Corvonic Technologies – Helping make a Smarter Grid!

Electricity powers all aspects of our lives, and is critical to the continued growth, health and vitality of our cities and our Country.

Corvonic Technologies is a Calgary based startup dedicated to improving the reliability and efficiency of the electric grid, and enabling it to support the increasing demands being imposed on it. We provide Electrical Distribution Utilities the essential insights to monitor and proactively... more »

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Muncipal Solid waste to Renewable Ultra-Clean Synfuels

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Together with Calgary-based Canada Chemical Corporation, and US-based Reform Earth Technologies, we are developing the world's first facility which will take Municipal Solid Waste and plastics and convert it directly into the cleanest burning diesel, or aviation fuel, available. This process would therefore make a substantial contribution to Calgary achieving net zero emissions by replacing fuel for municipal... more »

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ZS2 Technologies- Construction Solutions for Building a Better

ZS2 technologies is a leading-edge innovation company located in Calgary, Alberta. We develop novel Magnesium Carbonate based cement that sequesters significant CO2 and utilizes wastewater from existing industries. Our research is intended to result in a proprietary, Alberta made, highly sustainable, commercial building product that will open up jobs, market towards the global construction industry, while prioritizing... more »

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