Blockchain and the Energy Sector

What is Blockchain Technology? Blockchains allow digital information to be distributed but not copied. A blockchain is a series of timestamped records of data. The blockchain structure is formed by multiple blocks, with each block containing a group of encoded “transactions” (individual operations). Cryptographic hash functions are used to securely connect each block to theContinue reading “Blockchain and the Energy Sector”

Where is Geothermal Energy in Canada?

Renewable energy is all the talk nowadays as governments and experts around the world begin to see it as the future of the energy industry. In Canada specifically 17.3% of our electricity is generated by renewables, with most of the generation coming from hydro stations, biomass factories, and wind farms. Solar is less prominent inContinue reading “Where is Geothermal Energy in Canada?”

Canada’s Innovation Supercluster Initiative

Megan McEvoy – September 2018 Canada seeks ways to keep up as the world races to have the most current breakthroughs in innovation and technology. With the United States’ progress in Silicon Valley, Canada seeks to match its advancements in innovation and job creation. Canada has invested $950 million over five years into an initiativeContinue reading “Canada’s Innovation Supercluster Initiative”