Nikoa Motor Company hydrogen-fuel-cell truck rig

Terawatt-Scale Trucking

Electrifying every truck in BC would require a staggering amount of new clean electricity. But potential energy sources are emerging.
Satellite image of the intertie connecting British Columbia and Alberta's electricity grids.

The Extension Cord Solution

Alberta’s grid needs cleaning up, and its hydro-powered next-door neighbour could help. But not in the way that you might think.
Man driving by a farm of wind turbines.

Renewables Require Real Estate

PICS researcher Kevin Palmer-Wilson factored social acceptance into renewable energy forecasting models—and uncovered a daunting engagement challenge.

Ben Pelto

On Thinning Ice

With shovels, augers, and airborne lasers, Ben Pelto is improving the tools governments and utilities use to help plan for a changing climate.