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Posted on May 5th, 2014 – By David B. Layzell, PhD, FRSC, Director, CESAR Initiative & Professor, Univ. Calgary

We all know that Canadian provinces differ greatly in their capacity to produce energy. Less well known is how Canadians from across the nation differ in their demand for energy services.

Posted on May 1st, 2014 – By Ralph Torrie, Senior Associate, CESAR Initiative, and President, Torrie Smith Associates

Visualizing Canada’s energy systems helps us to understand the challenges we face and then identify alternative pathways to a more sustainable energy future. Within CESAR, we have created some exciting new visualization tools, powered by the Canadian Energy Systems Simulator (CanESS), with its unique capacity for looking both forward and backward in time.