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Pete Poovanna

Scholar, research fellow, engineer and writer

Pete Poovanna is "The Canadian Queen Elizabeth Advanced Scholar."

He is currently a research fellow at Laboratory of Alternative Energy Conversion (LAEC) in Vancouver and a Ph.D. candidate at Simon Fraser University.

Pete is also a former international project coordinator and he held a position of senior engineer in Bosch, Germany.

He holds degrees of M.S Engineering from Coventry University, U.K and B.S Engineering from Visvesvaraya Technological University, India.

Pete Poovanna is a frequent contributor to The Georgia Straight, International Policy Digest and AAJ Magazine. He has several scientific publications related to clean energy.

You can follow Pete on Twitter: @poovannact and you can contact him at