Heavy Oil - Partial Upgrading

Upgrading bitumen for use in our energy system can be costly and energy intensive, generating emissions and other environmental impacts. Processes and technology that can partially upgrade bitumen while it is traveling to refineries may reduce both production costs and the environmental impact of the hydrocarbon energy system.

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The Energy Adventure is just the beginning

The Energy Adventure is just the beginning

By: Kenneth Tam

May 10, 2022

Make your Science Odyssey an Energy Adventure!

Make your Science Odyssey an Energy Adventure!

By: Catherine Tays

Apr 19, 2022

Party to the Transition

Party to the Transition

By: Catherine Tays

Jan 26, 2022

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Researchers on Heavy Oil - Partial Upgrading

Over seven years, Future Energy Systems plans to support more than 100 researchers and up to 1,000 Highly Qualified Personnel (HQP), including graduate students and post-doctoral fellows. To learn more about our researchers, visit the Researcher Directory.

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