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Fellow Merran Smith Receives Wendy McDonald Award

April 14, 2016

Merran Smith

Merran Smith, Executive Director, Clean Energy Canada, receives the Wendy McDonald Award in the category of Community Catalyst with the Vancouver Board of Trade

Through her leadership with Vancouver-based Clean Energy Canada (CEC), Merran has emerged as a powerful voice for the innovation in energy systems and policies. Simply put Merran is a transformer. She has successfully used the CEC platform at the Simon Fraser University's Centre for Dialogue to help place Vancouver, British Columbia and Canada on the road to leadership in clean and renewable energy production, consumption, and innovation. Merran and her team at Clean Energy Canada are informing and inspiring leadership across all sectors on new climate and energy solutions. Her thought leadership spans diverse portfolios including energy efficiency and conservation, economic development, carbon pricing, low-carbon natural gas development and renewable energy incentives.

Read Merran's interview with the Vancouver Board of Trade here.