Entries by Jackie Forrest

The Past and Future of Energy: Here Comes the Sun

This article was originally published  for Let’s Talk Science and the Royal Society of Canada who have partnered to provide Globe and Mail readers with relevant coverage about issues that affect us all – from education to the impact of leading-edge scientific discoveries. To read other articles visit the  “Let’s Talk Science” page at the Globe and Mail. Everyone loves […]

History Has a Lot to Say About Today’s Energy Shock

Vladimir Putin’s bloody invasion of Ukraine will be recorded in history as one of the most significant events of this century. The human tragedy of this unprovoked war will create a turning point for all types of international affairs. When it comes to energy, Mr. Putin’s war will undoubtedly change the future. At first it […]

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle and Reconsider the Future of Natural Gas

Reduce, reuse, recycle. It just makes sense. That is why industries spanning from fashion to steel are embracing the circular economy. But what about applying the concept to our existing energy infrastructure? Consider the future of natural gas, a fuel that currently provides about 30 per cent of all energy used in Canada. “Electrify everything […]