Simon Fraser University (SFU) has an active Climate Change Research and Energy Solutions Programs.  Areas of research include greenhouse gas mitigation and sustainable energy systems (EMRG), climate change impacts (CCIRC), adaptation to climate change (ACT) and alternative energy with the Mechatronic Systems Engineering (MSE) Program, and the Human-Centered Systems for Sustainable Living and the Climate.

SFU is also a founding member of the Pacific Institute for Climate Solutions (PICS). As a founding member, SFU researchers are well positioned to contribute to the development of innovative climate change solutions, seek new opportunities for positive adaptation to climate change, and lead the way to a vibrant low carbon economy in BC and globally.

Climate Change Solutions has been identified as one of the main theme areas of the Strategic Research Plan for 2010 - 2015.  To find out more about our Climate Research Program and SFU researchers, please click on the "PICS at SFU", "SFU Climate Initiatives" and "People" links on the left.

News and Events

2017 PICS Fellowship - Call for applications is now open.

Deadline for applications, midnight January 16, 2017

Exploring Energy & Climate - An educational outreach program for grades 4 to 8. 

This free workshop is offer every semester as part of the Science in Action outreach program.  Learn more here!

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