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City of Calgary Mayor's Innovation Challenge

Innovative Energy Solution from the City's Landfill methane Gas Edited

Challenge: Landfill garbage decomposition creates methane gas which is a potent greenhouse gas (GHG). The city's Waste and Recycling Services is expected to expand, install and operate about 40 to 50 landfill gas collection wells, to help reduce the amount of greenhouse gases (GHG) coming from Calgary landfills. The city of Calgary's vertical extraction wells then collect and convert this landfill methane gas to carbon... more »

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Analytics-driven Energy Allocation Decision Support System Edited

Rapid progress is currently being made globally in the sustainable energy industry. Nevertheless integrating renewable energy sources into the existing energy infrastructure is still challenging. The central idea of this proposal is to develop a system which leverages on state-of-the-art computational/statistical techniques, artificial intelligence (deep learning) and advanced analytics to provide decision support when... more »

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City of Calgary Mayor's Innovation Challenge

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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