William Kemp is V.P. Engineering for Powerbase Automation Systems Inc., where he leads the development of low-environmental-impact hydroelectric and agricultural biogas/biomass power systems. He is also the chairman of electrical safety standards committees with the Canadian Standards Association and is a member of an Ontario Power Authority working group which develops renewable energy policy for the province. He is the award-winning author of three best-selling books: The Renewable Energy Handbook; $mart Power: An Urban Guide to Renewable Energy and Efficiency; and Biodiesel: Basics and Beyond. His fourth book, The Zero-Carbon Car, will be published in the fall of 2007. Bill is also a co-author of the David Suzuki Foundation report Smart Generation: Powering Ontario with Renewable Energy. Visit him online at www.solutionsforsustainability.ca.
Festivals: 2007 (Spring)