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Pete Poovanna

Scholar, research fellow, engineer and writer

Pete Poovanna is "The Canadian Queen Elizabeth Advanced Scholar." Pete holds a Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) degree in mechatronic systems engineering from the Simon Fraser University and M.S Engineering from Coventry University, U.K and B.S Engineering from Visvesvaraya Technological University, India. Pete held a position of senior engineer in Bosch, Germany. Pete Poovanna is a frequent contributor to The Georgia Straight, International Policy Digest, and Policy Options. He has several scientific publications related to clean energy. You can follow Pete on Twitter: @poovannact and you can contact him at