WIP backs ground-breaking wastewater treatment technology

WIP backs ground-breaking wastewater treatment technology

A ground-breaking wastewater filtration technology launched by Edmonton-based company, Swirltex, is just one of 49 projects the Alberta Innovates Water Innovation Program (WIP) invested in last year. According to the Town of Ponoka, Swirltex’s wastewater innovation...
Regional Innovation Networks help to clear the road for innovation

Regional Innovation Networks help to clear the road for innovation

When you’re hitting the road for a longer trip, running out of gas is one thing. Running out of charge is quite another. With this in mind, the Regional Innovation Network of Southern Alberta (RINSA) is supporting options for drivers of electric cars. Regional...
Forging new sources for biofuels and hydrocarbon-based products

Forging new sources for biofuels and hydrocarbon-based products

Forge Hydrocarbons, a U of A spinoff, turns low-grade fats and oils into valuable fuel Written by Cheryl Croucher – Innovation Anthology, photos supplied by David Bressler and Forge. (article distributed by Troy Media) New technology employed by Forge...
An Alberta-made high-seas pollution solution

An Alberta-made high-seas pollution solution

Taking the dirty out of dirty oil and cleaning up the world’s oceans at the same time Written by Cheryl Croucher – Innovation Anthology. (Originally published by Troy Media on January 3, 2018) What do beer, bitumen and greenhouse gas emissions have in...