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Partner-Country-flag  University of Waterloo - Institute for Sustainable Energy
Partner Short Name: Uni Waterloo
Address & phone
200 University Avenue - West Waterloo, Ontario - Canada
Phone: (519) 888 4567
Contact: Claudio Cañizares
Brief Description of Organization:

The University of Waterloo is one of Canada’s leading comprehensive universities with 28,000 students in undergraduate and graduate programs. Waterloo has been named Canada’s most innovative university in a well-known annual university ranking, and is home to the world’s largest post-secondary co-operative education program, embracing its strong connections to industry and encouraging enterprising partnerships in learning, research, and discovery.
Waterloo's Institute for Sustainable Energy (WISE) is one of UW's main research institutes, promoting the development of innovative energy systems and policies that enhance social, economic and environmental performance for long term sustainability. WISE faculty members as multi-disciplinary teams across faculties of Engineering, Science and Environmental Studies are involved in research studies with utilities, private sector partners and government agencies to advance work in a variety of fields in sustainable energy, such as solar and wind energy and the integration of distributed generation systems.

Main Tasks attributed under Work Packages:

Grid integration of wind energy converters and new concepts including hydrogen generation.