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Community Energy Planning - Free public lecture by Nobel Laureate Brad Bass


Community Energy Planning: Why climate activists should spend more time with engineers

Date: November 17, 2014
Location: Environment 1, 250 (EV1 Courtyard)

What parts of society and science need to come together in the next few years to mitigate the climate crisis and build more resilient communities? Waterloo 350 and Engineers Without Borders- UW are proud to welcome Dr. Brad Bass back to campus present his research and action in the field of community energy planning. All are welcome to this free event. Refreshments will be provided.

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About the presenter
Brad Bass is a researcher at the University of Toronto and Environment Canada. In 2007 he co-received the Nobel Peace Prize for his work with the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC). Dr. Bass' research interests include effects of urbanization on environment, green infrastructure, modelling with fuzzy cognitive maps, ecological and socio-economic simulation with emergent computing, and community energy systems planning.

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