Research Western
Funding Opportunites - Research
Further details regarding this announcement can be found at:
Sponsor/Award: HYDRO ONE - DONOR AGREEMENT - 2014 OPEN COMPETITION

Grant Amount: VARIED
Deadline: Dean's: Contact your Faculty Research Office for deadline details.
Internal: N/A
Sponsor's: N/A

Subject Areas: Communications Systems, Information Management, Commercialization, Software
Description:

Donor Agreement between Hydro One and Western to allow for support of mutually agreeable research projects.

Currently, we are soliciting research proposals in the following areas: Software, communications systems, and information management systems which enhance efficiency, safety, or security of grid operations. Advanced materials for power systems which enhance efficiency, safety, or security of grid operations

Application Details: Potential Applicants to work with David Tweddell and Dan Sinai for submission to Hydro OneProjects should have a duration of 1-2 years but in all cases must be completed by 2014. Project proposals should include the following features: HQP training plans, tech transfer or commercialization plans, knowledge transfer plans, milestones and deliverables, itemized budget details including justification
NOTE: All Letters of Intent and Full Applications must be processed through Research Development & Services for institutional approval. Requests for Institutional approvals should be received no less than 3 days prior to the posted Sponsor deadline. A ROLA Proposal (bearing applicant, Chair and Dean electronic approvals) is required for each submission.
Western Contacts: Tweddell,David

Sponsor Contacts:

Hydro One Networks Inc.
185 Clegg Rd.
Markham, Ontario, Canada
905 944-3251