Energy Futures Lab Themes

Future-Fit Hydrocarbons

Innovation can secure a global role for Alberta’s hydrocarbon resources in a low-carbon future.

Leveraging our Energy Assets

New value can be found in Alberta’s legacy energy assets and infrastructure.

People in Transition

Alberta’s workers can thrive in a low carbon economy if we support skill development and transfer.

Community Resilience

New approaches to economic development, community planning, and mobility can prepare Alberta’s communities for success.

Indigenous Leadership

Energy transition presents new opportunities for trust and reconciliation between Indigenous and non-Indigenous peoples in Alberta.

Emerging Energy Transition Industries

Supporting the emergence of new growth industries that will position Alberta’s economy to thrive in a low-carbon emission future.

Growing an Alberta Biojet Industry

Building an Albertan Hydrogen Economy

Carbon Capture Utilization and Storage

Bitumen Beyond Combustion

Sustainable Finance & Transition Index

Energy Futures Policy Collaborative


New Uses for Inactive Wells

Geothermal Potential

Growing an Alberta Lithium Industry

Charging Ahead With Energy Efficiency

Energy Efficiency Pilot for Small Rural Businesses

Community Power Generation

Energy Futures Roadshow


K-12 Energy Literacy

Solar Labs

The Renewable Skills Initiative

Alberta E-Mobility Ecosystem

Indigenous Leadership Through Rights Relations