Kudra (senior research scientist, CANMET Energy Technology Centre
, Quebec) and Mujumdar (mechanical engineering, National U.
Natural Resources Canada's CANMET Energy Technology Centre
is located in Devon, Alberta, and conducts research on advanced technologies for oil sands development.
The NRCan CANMET Energy Technology Centre
(CETC) in Varennes recently started a multi-year project--research and development on the optimization of low-energy homes in Canada--to study past projects, existing and emerging technologies, and simulation and optimization software in order to learn what is needed to successfully implement low and net zero energy homes under Canadian climatic conditions (Charron and Athienitis 2005).
Stephan Hardcastle, research scientist with Natural Resources Canada's CANMET Energy Technology Centre
, says it would be better for mining companies' bottom line to think of air as a resource that is sent down to areas where it is needed and not where it isn't.
The BioOil combustion testing was done at Natural Resources Canada's (NRCan) CANMET Energy Technology Centre
(CETC) in Ottawa.