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Beam Us Up, Tesla

A New Zealand startup is hoping to realize Nikola Tesla’s century-old dream of wireless power transmission.

Growing Canada’s Hydrogen Market

With new energy systems, it’s a “which comes first” dilemma — infrastructure or customers? A proposed hydrogen plant may have an answer.

Energy Through a Convex Lens

In Peter’s 2013 TEDxCalgary talk, he reflects on the future of the oil and gas industry by looking back on the candle industry.

Man of Innovation

Recognized for his reinvention of the way energy is communicated, our very own Peter Tertzakian graces the cover of Avenue’s Innovation Issue.

The Next Generation

In the fifth episode of Disruption, we talk to young people starting a career in energy. What drew them to it? What do they think the future holds?

The Rocket Man: Max Valier

Before there was Musk, there was Valier. Watch footage of Max Valier’s rocket-powered trials — of cars, sleds and planes — in the 1920s.

The Forces of Change

Discover the six forces of change that both drive and deter our energy transitions.

A Bold New Energy Podcast

Disruption — a new CBC Calgary podcast cohosted by Peter — explores the profound challenges of sudden energy transition.

Incentivizing Innovation

Musk’s $100 million prize for carbon-removal technologies is sure to accelerate innovation in this space.

Canada’s Hydrogen Strategy

A University of Ottawa panel explored hydrogen’s future in Canada. Read Peter’s remarks and watch the full panel.

A Backbreaking Business

This 1930s footage shows the effort that went into the business of keeping food cool before refrigeration.

Playing Catch-up

To sustain ever-decreasing costs of renewable energy, the old economy must catch up with the new.