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Carbon Capture And Storage: Global Warming Panacea, Or Fossil Fuel Pipe Dream?

...... for curbing climate change remains little more than a pipe dream That sentiment was echoed in an email message last week from Vaclav Smil , a professor at Canada University Of Manitoba and one of the world most respected experts on energy and resource policy My feeling is that any commercial standalone CCS on a large scale -- dozens of units in the US , the European Union and ......

(4252 words by huffingtonpost.com)
(08/19/2013)
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How to Survive as a Biofuel Maker: Sell Algae to Bakers [Slide Show] - Yahoo! News

...... Central and South America We are laying waste to Indonesia , burning the forests so we can put palm in place , Vaclav Smil , an emeritus environmental scientist from the University Of Manitoba , explained to an audience at the Breakthrough Institute dialogue in late June Why Because you want to eat cookies He added You don't have to eat so many cookies Solazyme algae ......

(1952 words by yahoo.com)
(07/25/2013)
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Julia Gillard and the limits of political feminism | iPolitics

...... to say Follow Paul Adams On Twitter padams Paul Adams is a veteran of the CBC , the Globe and Mail and EKOS Research He has taught political science at the University Of Manitoba and journalism at Carleton , where he is an associate professor His new book Power Trap , on the dilemma of Canada opposition parties , was published in September the views , opinions and ......

(1070 words by ipolitics.ca)
(06/25/2013)
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Drumbeat: June 7, 2013 | Joel Magnuson

...... , Vaclav Putting Peak Oil and the Renewables Transition In Context Like most serious energy geeks , I'm a huge fan of Vaclav Smil , Distinguished Professor Emeritus at the University Of Manitoba in Winnipeg , Canada His detailed and highly empirical work on energy is enormously useful for those who would have a realistic grasp on the future of energy But for heaven sake , don't ......

(4714 words by joelcmagnuson.com)
(06/07/2013)
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AM 1150 - News Talk Sports :: BC Conservatives Have A Candidate in Vernon-Monashee :: Vernon News Story

...... right philosophy to position BC to ride out the storm and emerge stronger than ever Anderson has a Bachelor Degree First Class Honours in Political Studies from the University Of Manitoba and owns a writing business that serves North America , Europe , and Australia He lives with his spouse Linda and his year-old daughter Fiona He has one grown son , Luke , who lives in Vernon ......

(302 words by am1150.ca)
(08/20/2012)
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Dr. Tim Ball, Historical Climatologist: FCPP - Frontier Centre for Public Policy

...... After A long academic career at the University Of Winnipeg , he moved to Victoria in He has a BA from the University Of Winnipeg , an Massachusetts from the University Of Manitoba and a PH D Doctor Of Science from the University Of London , England He was interviewed before his speech to the Frontier Centre On November , Dr Tim Ball , Historical ......

(2998 words by fcpp.org)
(07/07/2012)
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CJOB 68: Manitoba's Information Superstation New: Local Story

...... partners for the work they are doing to preserve Lake Winnipeg , one of the province greatest natural assets the IISD has led a partnership that includes research with the University Of Manitoba and Ducks Unlimited , and funding support from the Province Of Manitoba , Manitoba Lotteries and Manitoba Hydro the IISD Lake Winnipeg Bio-economy Project wants to achieve five positive ......

(190 words by cjob.com)
(06/22/2012)
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The Tyee – Oil Sands Carbon: When Money and Morals Align

...... China additional emissions in were greater than Canada total emissions , and there is also always India , waiting to burn all of its coal , wrote Vaclav Smil , a University Of Manitoba professor who won accolades from Bill Gates and others , in an email to the Tyee Solutions Society Alberta does not matter , it is just a tiny part of the whole This is also the view of ......

(2130 words by thetyee.ca)
(06/19/2012)
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Top 10 Places Already Affected by Climate Change: Scientific American Slideshows

...... a seasonally ice-free Arctic what that really means is you no longer have multiyear sea ice , says David Barber , a professor of environment , earth and resources at the University Of Manitoba in Winnipeg and one of the world leading experts on sea ice It means shipping throughout the year will be very possible Recreational craft have already started to try their luck And In ......

(3185 words by scientificamerican.com)
(02/20/2012)
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Turning Lake Winnipeg pollution into profit

...... as phosphorous and nitrogen that enter the lake from farm run-off and sewage releases from across the continent Grosshans and his collaborators at Ducks Unlimited and the University Of Manitoba have been waist-deep in the wetlands project for years , centered at the Netley-Libau Marsh at the south end of Lake Winnipeg - one of the largest freshwater wetlands in North America Now , the ......

(405 words by cbc.ca)
(09/02/2011)
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Need for urgency in response to climate change - Norman Transcript

...... stimulate this call In American Scientist For May-June , published by the Scientific Research Society , Sigma Xi , Vaclav Smil , Distinguished Professor at the University Of Manitoba , writes in Global Energy the Latest Infatuation , the need for new departures seems obvious , but effective actions have failed to keep pace with the urgency of needed changes particularly ......

(386 words by normantranscript.com)
(07/09/2011)
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Buy market weakness selectively - Castanet.net

...... solutions for affluent clients Most recently David was a Portfolio manager for a leading Canadian investment management and private banking firm He graduated from the University Of Manitoba with a degree in Economics He also completed an MBA degree David is a member of the Chartered Financial Analyst CFA Institute and a founding member and past president of the Okanagan CFA ......

(576 words by castanet.net)
(06/15/2011)
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Siddiqui: Advice for Jack Layton from distinguished roster of NDP elder statesmen - Toronto Star

...... million within four years , his NDP successor Howard Pawley cleared it and created a surplus Pawley memoir , Keep True A Life In Politics , published by the University Of Manitoba Press , has just been released Only Bob Rae in Ontario - left a big deficit , a legacy of a debilitating recession as well as poor management By contrast , look at the conservatives ......

(738 words by thestar.com)
(05/15/2011)
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An Unconventional Pellet Feedstock - Biomass Power and Thermal

...... plants and fish While cattails help mitigate nutrient loads , they can only absorb so much phosphorus until they are saturated , says Richard Grosshans , a researcher at the University Of Manitoba , Canada Some nutrients such as nitrogen naturally break down , but phosphorous is stored in the sediments , so over time it can actually accumulate to the point of complete saturation , he ......

(1564 words by biomassmagazine.com)
(04/28/2011)
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By: Dave Bedard - Manitoba Co-operator

...... Monitor Food Panel MCMFP project , a long-term , online survey study expected to track the attitudes and perceptions of , Manitobans Researchers from the University Of Manitoba are to study food trends , consumers likes and dislikes and how consumers approach food and health the results will lead to food development ideas , policies , and programs to guarantee a ......

(1478 words by manitobacooperator.ca)
(04/02/2011)
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By: Dave Bedard - Alberta Express

...... Monitor Food Panel MCMFP project , a long-term , online survey study expected to track the attitudes and perceptions of , Manitobans Researchers from the University Of Manitoba are to study food trends , consumers likes and dislikes and how consumers approach food and health the results will lead to food development ideas , policies , and programs to guarantee a ......

(1479 words by albertafarmexpress.ca)
(04/01/2011)
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Communist Party campaigning for Jobs, Education and Peace - Canada First Perspective

...... society Authorized by the Official Agent For Frank Komarniski Winnipeg Regional Health Authority the Department Of Clinical Health Psychology in the Faculty Of Medicine , University Of Manitoba , in collaboration with the Winnipeg Regional Health Authority WRHA invites applications for a Contingent Geographic Full-Time Clinical Psychologist at the Assistant Professor level position ......

(1366 words by firstperspective.ca)
(11/24/2010)
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Bill Gates - What I'm Learning - A Rational Look at Energy: Energy Myths and Realities - The Gates Notes

...... at past predictions and a realistic perspective on emerging energy technologies have read a number of books this year by Vaclav Smil , a prolific author and professor at the University Of Manitoba who has conducted interdisciplinary research on energy , the environment , population , food production and other important topics Energy Myths and Realities Bringing Science to the Energy Policy ......

(1480 words by thegatesnotes.com)
(10/15/2010)
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Water, Fish, Endangered Species and First Nations - Canada First Perspective

...... by Terry Dick , Professor Department Of Biological Sciences , University Of Manitoba the importance of water to human beings is immense We spend our first nine months of life floating in thewomb immersed in water Water is one of the four primary elements in many ancient cultures and some cultures today still treasure and worship water Some of the great river systems of world are still ......

(1246 words by firstperspective.ca)
(07/20/2010)
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Global warming: Our Readers conduct Part 2 of the interview with John Christy - Worldnews.com

...... Change Conference in Copenhagen and the emerging of World Government Tim has a Bachelor Of Arts degree from the University Of Winnipeg , a Master Of Arts degree from the University Of Manitoba in Geography , and a Ph D degree in climatology from the University Of London He is the former head of Friends Of Science We talk about the scandal in Scandinavia , the Nobel Peace ......

(7830 words by wn.com)
(07/17/2010)
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Power Hungry: The Myths of “Green” Energy and the Real Fuels of the Future Millionaire Books for Millionaire

...... , a better , more productive economy , and more enlightened civil society Inspired by the environmental economics of Rockefeller University Jesse Ausubel and the University Of Manitoba prolific Vaclav Smil , he makes the case for continuing down the path of de-carbonizing our machine fuelsa process begun two hundred years ago when we turned from wood to fossil fuels and huge ......

(5118 words by millionairebooks.net)
(06/03/2010)
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The Oil Drum | Drumbeat: May 29, 2010

...... US to yield about the same amount of crops As much as three-quarters of all nitrogen used to grow rice in China may be wasted , says Vaclav Smil , a nitrogen expert at the University Of Manitoba in Winnipeg Consumers more cautious about spending in April WASHINGTON AP -- Consumers don't appear confident enough in the economy to open their wallets more freely Their spending stalled in ......

(10879 words by theoildrum.com)
(05/29/2010)
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Irw-Press: Era Carbon Offset Ltd.: Era Carbon Offsets Builds Strong Advisory Board - OfficialWire (press release)

...... Canada as well as with private sector companies His experience and activities are focused mainly on the energy and environment sectors Mr Wiebe received degrees from the University Of Manitoba BSc and McGill University PhD and was awarded the Meritorious Service Medal Of Canada by the Governor General in for service to his country Dr Wiebe will act as the Advisory Board ......

(1071 words by officialwire.com)
(04/15/2010)
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: IRW-News: ERA CARBON OFFSET LTD. | wallstreet:online

...... uuml herer Vorsitzender Des National Roundtable On Environment Economy Hauptschwerpunkte seiner Arbeit sind die Bereiche Energie Und Umwelt Dr Wiebe studierte an der University Of Manitoba BSc und McGill University Montreal PhD und wurde vom Generalgouverneur mit der kanadischen Meritorious Service Medal ausgezeichnet Dr Eliane Ubalijoro , Professorin An Der McGill ......

(600 words by wallstreet-online.de)
(04/15/2010)

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ERA Carbon Offsets Builds Strong Advisory Board - Earthtimes (press release)

...... Canada as well as with private sector companies His experience and activities are focused mainly on the energy and environment sectors Mr Wiebe received degrees from the University Of Manitoba BSc and McGill University PhD and was awarded the Meritorious Service Medal Of Canada by the Governor General in for service to his country Dr Wiebe will act as the Advisory Board ......

(1008 words by earthtimes.org)
(04/14/2010)

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ERA Carbon Offsets Builds Strong Advisory Board - SYS-CON Media (press release)

...... Canada as well as with private sector companies His experience and activities are focused mainly on the energy and environment sectors Mr Wiebe received degrees from the University Of Manitoba BSc and McGill University PhD and was awarded the Meritorious Service Medal Of Canada by the Governor General in for service to his country Dr Wiebe will act as the Advisory Board ......

(1370 words by sys-con.com)
(04/14/2010)
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The big payback

...... in New York , London and Hong Kong Smaller business schools are more likely to focus on building alumni connections at a local level the majority of MBA students at the University Of Manitoba hail from within the province , and many settle in the Winnipeg area when they graduate the students can call them up and say , 'I'm in the Asper MBA program and I've got a couple of questions,' ......

(2103 words by financialpost.com)
(03/09/2010)
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The Folly of Magical Solutions' for Targeting Carbon Emissions by Roger A. Pielke, Jr.: Yale Environment 360

...... is not optional , it is literally of the essence -- Breaking The Climate Deadlock , Tony Blair , June , But , Vaclav Smil , an energy expert at the University Of Manitoba , has estimated that capturing and burying just percent of the carbon dioxide emitted over a year from coal-fire plants at current rates would require moving volumes of compressed carbon d ioxide ......

(8106 words by yale.edu)
(03/07/2010)
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The big payback - Kelowna.com

...... in New York , London and Hong Kong Smaller business schools are more likely to focus on building alumni connections at a local level the majority of MBA students at the University Of Manitoba hail from within the province , and many settle in the Winnipeg area when they graduate the students can call them up and say , 'I'm in the Asper MBA program and I've got a couple of questions,' ......

(2082 words by kelowna.com)
(03/05/2010)

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Newsvine - Al Gore: Climate Crisis Worse Than We Thought

...... reality checks from scientists down on the surface It was during one such on-the-ground research expedition last fall that David Barber , an Arctic climatologist at the University Of Manitoba , got an unwelcome surprise Barber was aboard the Canadian research icebreaker Amundsen , checking on ice in the Beaufort Sea north of Alaska and Western Canada the ship was well inside a ......

(6354 words by newsvine.com)
(02/16/2010)
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