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The Centre for Urban Energy sign (Samantha Tapp/Ryersonian Staff).

Lachemi signs two new agreements for the Centre for Urban Energy

Ryerson’s Centre for Urban Energy will be working to advance energy research thanks to two new agreements signed during interim president Mohamed Lachemi’s trip to India.

by Samantha Tapp· · News
Peng Yu, a research fellow at the Centre for Urban Energy, guides a tour of the Schneider Electric Smart Grid Lab. (Mallory Chate / Ryersonian Staff)

Ryerson smart grid lab tests renewable energy options

After putting on a pair of safety glasses, students were able to get a glimpse of Ryerson’s own smart grid last Friday. The Schneider Electric Smart Grid Lab at the Centre for Urban Energy (CUE) on Dalhousie Street was open to the public as part of a provincewide campaign called “Green Energy Doors Open.”

by Mallory Chate· · News, On Campus
L-R Léonce Fraser, Schneider Electric Canada, Bob Chiarelli, Ontario Minister of Energy and Sheldon Levy, president Ryerson University

Ryerson teams up with province on first university Smart Grid Lab

Canada’s first university-based smart grid laboratory is now open. The lab, created in partnership with the province and Schneider Electric, was unveiled Wednesday. A smart grid is an intelligent electricity distribution system that uses two-way communication between consumers and the grid so it can better control the supply and demand of energy. Bob Singh, the Independent Electricity System Operator distinguished […]

by Kasia Dundas· · Science & Technology