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RDP & FortisAlberta Renew MOU to Drive Sustainable Energy Projects

Apr 26, 2024
Stuart Callum & Janine Sullivan signing a MOU while smiling at camera

Stuart Cullum (President, Red Deer Polytechnic) and Janine Sullivan (President and CEO, FortisAlberta) sign an MOU marking the continuation of RDP’s and FortisAlberta’s partnership.

Red Deer Polytechnic (RDP) and FortisAlberta have reaffirmed their commitment to advancing sustainable energy solutions by renewing their Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) for an additional five years. The renewal marks the continuation of a productive partnership that leverages both organizations' strengths in innovation and sustainability. 

Janine Sullivan, President and CEO of FortisAlberta, expressed her enthusiasm for the extended partnership: “When I reflect on Red Deer Polytechnic’s 2030 strategic plan and their focus on energy innovation, it’s clear that our organizations are aligned. We are both community builders with a commitment to learning and we are working towards managing an evolving energy landscape to enable a positive future for Albertans.” 

Stuart Cullum, President of Red Deer Polytechnic, also shared his vision for the partnership's impact: "This renewed agreement between RDP and FortisAlberta extends our collaborative efforts to innovate within the energy sector. Our joint initiatives are set to enhance our campus as a living lab, where new sustainable technologies not only take shape but also lead to practical applications in our communities." 

The signing demonstrates the commitment of both institutions to push the boundaries of energy innovation and to support energy innovation applied research.

This renewed MOU underscores Red Deer Polytechnic’s leadership in applied research and education, dedicated to reducing its carbon footprint and enhancing its learning environment through innovative and practical solutions. 

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