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Sandra FARWELL

Nova Scotia Department of Energy, Director, Sustainable & Renewable Energy

Let's Work Together in Canada | DAY 2 | 11:55am-1pm

Sandra leads the Sustainable and Renewable Energy Division at the Nova Scotia Department of Energy responsible for policy and program development in the renewable energy sector.  Nova Scotia is focused on research, innovation, public engagement and regulatory development with the goal of achieving optimum economic, social, and environmental value from the marine renewable energy sector.   Sandra plays a key role in engaging industry, stakeholders, researchers, and governments to advance the development of the tidal energy industry in Nova Scotia.

Sandra is the provincial government member on the Board of FORCE -Fundy Ocean Research Centre for Energy and holds a Masters in Public Administration (MPA) and undergraduate degrees in Biology and Sociology from Dalhousie University.