Michael Bourque

Background information

Michael is a professional engineer and recently retired from NB Power. His work with NB Power, that spanned over 38 years, was spent within the strategic planning and contributed to the development of major supply and transmission projects, as well NB Power’s long term strategic and integrated resource plans. Currently Michael is consulting with UNB’s Research Centre for Smart Grid Technologies and remains active in the field of electricity grid modernization. His area of specialty is providing advise for the development of a Whole Energy System model.

Model Usage

Policy Assessment

Regulation, carbon pricing scenarios and pathways to low carbon macro economic implications.

Models Used

ModelOutputs used

Lowest cost decarbonization pathway