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Peter Grootelaar

Peter Grootelaar

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Engineer, Kitimat Operations Superintendent
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Peter Grootelaar

Karen Thomas au site de construction Hebron GBS site à Bull Arm, T.N.-L.

Karen Thomas

Job Title
Structural Engineer (Module Integration Manager)
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Karen Thomas

Jean Paquin outside

Jean Paquin

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Water Resources Analyst Engineer at Rio Tinto
Jean Paquin is a Water Resources Analyst Engineer at Rio Tinto.
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Jean Paquin

Medical image of the brain using Technetium-99m

Innovations in Nuclear Technologies

Learn about why Canada is a world leader in nuclear technology.
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Innovations in Nuclear Technologies

Charging a cell phone

What If You Could Charge Your Phone Using Radio Waves?

Could we use radio waves to charge electrical technologies in the future?
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What If You Could Charge Your Phone Using Radio Waves?

Bacteria can be used to generate electricity

Microbial Fuel Cells

In a few decades, some of the electricity you use might be generated by bacteria.
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Microbial Fuel Cells

illustration of a hydrogen car

The History and Uses of Hydrogen

Hydrogen’s tendency towards combustion is what makes it both a dangerous chemical element and a useful energy source.
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The History and Uses of Hydrogen

Thermal images of people and objects

Thermopower and the Body Heat-Powered Flashlight

Can your body be a source of electricity generation? Maybe, if you understand heat transfer. Explore this concept through a 2013 invention by a Canadian teen.
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Thermopower and the Body Heat-Powered Flashlight

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Understanding Electricity Supply and Demand

Electricity demand changes constantly. Suppliers need to generate more electrical energy when demand is high, and less when demand is low.
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Understanding Electricity Supply and Demand

Wind turbines with energy storage system

Can You Store Electricity for Later?

Sometimes, power plants make too much electricity. Energy storage technologies can help! They store the extra electricity and release it when demand goes up.
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Can You Store Electricity for Later?

Terence Brouwer - Manufacturing Operations Manager

Terence Brouwer (Video)

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Manufacturing Operations Manager
Terence Brouwer is a Manufacturing Operations Manager, located in Ontario.
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Terence Brouwer (Video)

Terence Brouwer | Gestionnaire des opérations de fabrication

Terence Brouwer

Job Title
Manufacturing Operations Manager
Terence Brouwer is the Manufacturing Operations Manager for Promation Nuclear.
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Terence Brouwer

Emily Jobson | Spécialiste de l’environnement

Emily Jobson

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Environmental Specialist
Emily Jobson is an environmental specialist in Alberta.
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Emily Jobson

Brendan MacDougall | Ingénieur en forage

Brendan MacDougall

Job Title
Completions Engineer
Brendan MacDougall is a completions engineer in Alberta.
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Brendan MacDougall