Member Blog Institute for Sustainable EnergyWISER: Women in Sustainable Energy Research<div><p><img src="/.api2/binaries/v6lmlzaRov/thumbnails/WISER Group Photo.jpg" style="width: 600px;" alt="WISER%20Group%20Photo.jpg" class="fr-fic fr-dib" data-ig-embed-key="v6lmlzaRov" data-src="/.api2/binaries/v6lmlzaRov/thumbnails/WISER Group Photo.jpg"></p> <p>As two women scholars in the early stages of our academic careers, we were thrilled to take part in a Research Communication Workshop on February 26, 2018. This full-day workshop included a half-day of training on op-ed writing and a half-day of training on media interviews. The event was organized by the Women In Sustainable Energy Research…</p></div>Waterloo Institute for Sustainable EnergyMon, 05 Mar 2018 10:37:14 -0500 Whitney at the tenth annual Behaviour Energy and Climate Change (BECC) Conference, in Sacramento, California<div><p><img src="/.api2/binaries/AP6dYoplZK/thumbnails/switney.jpg" style="width: 300px;" alt="switney.jpg" class="fr-fic fr-dib" data-ig-embed-key="AP6dYoplZK" data-src="/.api2/binaries/AP6dYoplZK/thumbnails/switney.jpg"></p> <p>I had the pleasure of attending the tenth annual Behaviour Energy and Climate Change (BECC) Conference, in Sacramento, California, from Oct 15-18, 2017. This premier conference, convened by American Council for an Energy Efficient Economy (<a href="">ACEEE</a>), the Berkeley Energy and Climate Institute (<a href="" target="_blank">BECI</a>), and the Precourt Energy Efficiency Center (<a href="">PEEC</a>),…</p></div>Waterloo Institute for Sustainable EnergyThu, 26 Oct 2017 15:43:33 -0400 on Attending The 1st International Conference on Energy Research and Social Science<div><p><img src="/.api2/binaries/2774924-bVBgveBEve/thumbnails/bron.jpg?width=300" style="width: 300px;" alt="bron.jpg" class="fr-fic fr-dib" data-ig-embed-key="bVBgveBEve" data-src="/.api2/binaries/2774924-bVBgveBEve/thumbnails/bron.jpg?width=300"></p> <p>            At the beginning of April 2017, I had the great opportunity to represent the University of Waterloo and the Waterloo Institute for Sustainable Energy at the 1<sup>st</sup> International Conference on Energy Research and Social Science. Hosted in Sitges, Spain, this conference brought together an engaging group of academics, policy makers and…</p></div>Waterloo Institute for Sustainable EnergyThu, 11 May 2017 11:34:57 -0400 the importance of behaviour in energy research at BECC’s 10th Annual conference<div><p><br></p> <p align="center"><img class="fr-dib" src="/.api2/binaries/2774924-YB5dVQ563d/br.jpg" style="width: 367px; height: 275.25px;" data-ig-embed-key="YB5dVQ563d"></p> <p>            This year I had the incredible opportunity to attend and present my research at the 10<sup>th</sup> Annual Behaviour Energy and Climate Change (BECC) conference as a WISE ECC Energy Policy Research fellow.</p> <p>            Individuals and organizations passionate about energy demand management through shifting behaviours attended this conference.…</p></div>Waterloo Institute for Sustainable EnergyFri, 28 Oct 2016 14:14:28 -0400 Fellows Experience the Energy Transition to 2030 in One Day at Newtonian Shift<div style="text-align: left;"><span>The purpose of the</span> <em>Newtonian Shift- A Utility Strategy Simulation</em> <span>was for participants to ‘experience the energy transition to 2030 in one day’. The collaborative workshop-style game included many complex and dynamics factors to simulate the challenges and opportunities faced by the utility sector. Multiple perspectives were represented: private…</span></div>Waterloo Institute for Sustainable EnergyFri, 04 Dec 2015 14:30:20 -0500 Council of Canada Fellow Stephanie Whitney at The GridSmartCity 2015 Round Table<div style="text-align: center;"><img src="" width="260" height="250" style="border: 0px;"></div> <div style="text-align: center;"><em>Stephanie Whitney, MEB, P.Eng. is an ECC Fellow with WISE and a Senior Project Manager at AET,</em></div> <div style="text-align: center;"><a href="" target="_self"><em>View her Member Profile<br> <br></em></a> <div style="text-align: left;">The <strong>Hon. Jon Baird</strong> (Former Federal Cabinet Minister and Ontario Minister of Energy) presented the “<em>Pulse on Provincial and Federal Energy Policy</em>”: Mr. Baird commented on the consequential and material impacts of global…</div></div>Waterloo Institute for Sustainable EnergyFri, 04 Dec 2015 13:03:25 -0500