CUGES 2017

Theme: The Environmental Impact of Renewable Energy

Date: November 19th 2017

CUGES 2017 was hosted on November 19th, 2017 @ 9:30 AM in Richcraft Hall (formerly River Building).



Schedule  9:30 am Paperless check-in, Booth viewing10:00 am Opening remarks, Recognition of Sponsors: Eric Ho10:10 am John Chinneck (Carleton U) : Introduction to Energy and its Environmental Risks10:40 am John Jin (CNSC): Construction, Operation, and Decommission of a Nuclear Power Plant11:10 am Graeme Cunningham (Bullfrog Power): How the energy industry has shaped the ecosystem11:40 am Lunch, Networking, Booth viewing12:40 pm Renée L. Gratton (Tiree): Waste as a Renewable Energy1:10 pm Question and Answer Period 




Graeme Cunningham – How the Energy Industry has shaped the Ecosystem

Graeme is a Sales Manager with Bullfrog Power, Canada’s leading green energy provider.  Graeme works with Bullfrog Power’s commercial customers in Eastern Ontario and Québec, helping them achieve their GHG emissions targets and meet other sustainability-related objectives with clean, pollution-free energy. With a Masters in Biochemistry from the University of Ottawa, Graeme has a long history working with non-profit and community-focused organizations in the Ottawa area, including with the Ottawa Chamber of Commerce, where he serves as the Chair of the Environment and Sustainability Committee.

John Chinneck – Introduction to Energy and its Environmental Risks John Jin – Construction, Operation, and Decommission of a Nuclear Power Plant Renée L. Gratton – Waste as a Renewable Energy