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Fossil Fuels

A biodiesel filling station

Introduction to Biofuels

Learn about biofuels and what makes them a promising alternative to fossil fuels.

Hamilton Street Railway bus in downtown Hamilton, Ontario © Adam E. Moreira [CC BY-SA 3.0], Wikimedia Commons

Fueling Internal Combustion Engines

Learn about the wide variety of fuels used in vehicles.

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Hydrogen Fuel Cell Vehicles

Learn about vehicles that use hydrogen for fuel.

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Anindya Kumar Ghosal (he/him)

Senior Product Team Lead (Chemical Engineer)

I create chemicals that are added to gasoline so it will burn cleaner in the automobile’s engine.
Andrea Brack recycling at work

Andrea Brack

Environmental and Regulatory Team Coordinator

I lead a team of environmental professionals at a large petrochemical manufacturing facility.
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Let's Talk Climate Change: Resources

Discover a set of resources to give you background knowledge on climate change.

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Tamara Krawchenko (she/her)

University Professor and Public Policy Researcher

I research how we can change our economy so it has a lower carbon footprint.
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Earth Month: Green Energy

An overview of environmentally-friendly ways to generate electricity and power our vehicles

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Earth Month: Climate Change

Discover the probable causes, likely effects, and potential ways to mitigate climate change.

Ray Hyde

Ray Hyde

IT Manager, Customer Experience

I oversee the day-to-day operation of our IT infrastructure in support of the offshore oil platforms and our local office.
Stephen Edison

Stephen Edison

Energy Transition Advisor

I use science and engineering to find solutions in support of energy transition and lower carbon. 
Bill Butler

Bill Butler

Business Owner

My company installs oil filtration systems on all types of diesel engines.
Martin Bush

Martin Bush

Climate Science Consultant

Martin Bush works on climate change and renewable energy policy and action.
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Summer Symposium Series: Climate Career Resources

A career focused on climate change and sustainability would let you help people by working to help solve the biggest problems of our time.

Peter Grootelaar

Peter Grootelaar

Engineer, Kitimat Operations Superintendent