Bioenergy: Opportunities and challenges of harnessing waste to reduce GHGs

Thu, 10/11/2018
When: 
October 11, 2018 at 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Where: 
Strategy Room 320, Wosk Centre for Dialogue, 580 West Hastings Street in Vancouver
Who: 
Pacific Institute for Climate Solutions
Municipality: 
Vancouver, BC
Contact: 
Event Description: 
Is bioenergy a sustainable pathway toward a low-carbon future in BC and beyond?
 
Join PICS panel of experts as they discuss how municipalities, agri-industries and other sectors can utilize organic, commercial, agricultural and forest waste to produce clean and sustainable energy. What is the magnitude of CO2 emissions reduction that can be achieved by using waste for energy? What are the innovative technologies in BC and beyond that may reduce the cost of bioenergy? How big a role does bioenergy play in the province’s future energy demand?
 
Panelists: 
Jennifer Davison, BC Government 
Alex Boston, Renewable Cities 
Brent Sauder, BC Bioenergy Network
Chris Bush, Catalyst Agri-Innovations Society
 
Date: 
Thursday, October 11, 2018 - 18:30 to 20:00