October 2018

Interdisciplinarity and internationalization in energy: Insights from my own UK Mission (September 2018)

Group shot of speakers at BIEE in Oxford UK

Energy sustainability is a pressing global issue. There is a growing consensus that addressing the ‘energy trilemma’ on a global scale calls for more transnational, multi-stakeholder collaboration and interdisciplinary research.

NEST Network Mission to the United States

Canadian NESTNet delegates with US host, Imre Gyuk

During the last week of September 2018, five members of the NEST Network travelled to the United States in order to learn about energy storage research activities going on ‘south of the border’ and to identify areas for potential future cooperation. This trip was a key part of the Network’s broader internationalization strategy.