Illustration by Brett Ryder

The Next Big Idea

Ten concepts that could shape the future: from digital credentials to safer drugs to DNA-tailored diets and more

Shawn Qu

Here Comes the Sun

Shawn Qu’s Canadian Solar is already one of the world’s largest solar energy companies. Ten years from now he wants it to be an industry leader

Sunnier Days

High energy prices are giving solar cells a new-found lustre

A Cleaner Future

Just how close are we?

Fields of Gold

Chemist David Boocock has developed a clean-burning fuel from organic waste

Hydrogen Village

Pierre Rivard imagines an “Internet of energy” on Toronto’s Port Lands

Waste Not, Want Not

Could sewage be the energy of the future?

Tag: Alternate Energy