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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

Nimesh Patel

Nimesh Patel

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Manager, Engineering Services
Nimesh Patel is a Manager of Engineering Services for Finning Canada.
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Nimesh Patel

Some examples of biomass

Generating Electricity: Biomass

Learn how biomass can be used to generate electricity.
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Generating Electricity: Biomass

Coal and natural gas fueled generator near Hanna, Alberta, Canada

Generating Electricity: Fossil Fuels

Learn how energy from fossil fuels can be used to generate electricity.
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Generating Electricity: Fossil Fuels

Wind turbine and electrical cord

Generating Electricity: Wind Power

Learn how moving air can be used to generate electricity.
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Generating Electricity: Wind Power

Solar power illustration

Generating Electricity: Solar Cells

Learn how energy from the Sun can be used to generate electricity.
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Generating Electricity: Solar Cells

Neon sign of a fish in a bowl

Generating Electricity: Electric Animals

Learn about animals that generate their own electricity!
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Generating Electricity: Electric Animals

Carillon Hydroelectric Power Station, Saint-André-d'Argenteuil, Quebec

Generating Electricity: Hydroelectric Power

Learn how moving water can be used to generate electricity. This is called hydroelectric power generation.
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Generating Electricity: Hydroelectric Power

How does nuclear power work?

Generating Electricity: Nuclear Energy

Learn how electricity is generated at a nuclear power generating station.
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Generating Electricity: Nuclear Energy

Bird near a wind farm

How do Wind Farms Affect Birds and Bats?

Wind energy generates a lot of electricity in Canada. But wind turbines can be dangerous for wildlife.
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How do Wind Farms Affect Birds and Bats?