Organization: Helmholtz Association of German Research Centres

U of A and Helmholtz team to conduct oilsands research

The Univ of Alberta is teaming with researchers from the Helmholtz Association of German Research Centres with a five-year agreement to develop technologies for oilsands production that will reduce their carbon footprint. The partnership seeks to better manage the process of capturing and storing of carbon dioxide produced during oilsands extraction, replacing natural gas with…

NRC inks deal with Germany’s Helmholtz

The National Research Council (NRC) has renewed its memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Germany’s Helmholtz Association of German Research Centres with an explicit focus on renewable energy. The three-year agreement will see $8.4 million in cash and in-kind devoted to funding a select number of collaborative research projects in the areas of fuel cells, bio-fuels…