Sustainability Journal

January 2015 Issue (files are in PDF format)

How to make much more efficient use of Ontario's hydro power

An outline of the steps that could be taken to both increase and leverage the hydro power that is potentially available from the existing power generation stations in Ontario.

How to phase out both fossil fuels AND nuclear power

The concept of exergy storage could be used to eliminate both our reliance on fossil fuels (for buildings) and on nuclear power. This will partly depend on making the hydro facilities more productive and partly on maximizing the ability of exergy stores to collect and store exergy, which is equivalent to electricity.