Archived — NRC ACC Pilot Project Announcement

Calgary, Alberta
May 10, 2013

Photo of the Honourable Gary Goodyear, Minister of State (Science and Technology), announcing the Algal Carbon Conversion Pilot Program

The Honourable Gary Goodyear, Minister of State (Science and Technology), today announced the Algal Carbon Conversion Pilot Program, a partnership between the National Research Council of Canada, Canadian Natural and Pond Biofuels, at the Telus Spark in Calgary, Alberta.

(Left to right): Joan Crockatt, Member of Parliament for Calgary Centre; Joy Romero, Vice-President Technology Development, Canadian Natural; Steve Martin, Chief Executive Officer, Pond Biofuels; the Honourable Gary Goodyear, Minister of State (Science and Technology); Steve Laut, President, Canadian Natural; John R. McDougall, President, National Research Council of Canada (NRC); Dr. Roman Szumski, Vice-President of Life Sciences, NRC; John Parr, Vice-President Thermal Projects, Canadian Natural; and, Dr. Aleks Patrzykat, Executive Director of Algal Carbon Conversion, NRC.

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Source: Larry MacDougal

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