Dr. Maureen Kolla, is the Manager of Clean Power and Heat for Alberta Innovates. Maureen is responsible for evaluating and managing projects for applied research, technology development and technology demonstration on behalf of AI and the Emissions Reduction Alberta (ERA). Maureen works with industry, technology developers, government and other stakeholders to support the development of clean energy technologies that will supplement the hydrocarbon industry while reducing greenhouse gas emissions and diversifying Alberta’s economy.
Maureen is an avid outdoor enthusiast and an accomplished skier, hiker, and cyclist. When not working in the Edmonton office, you will often find her and her husband seeking adventure in the Mountains.
Maureen has a B.Sc. in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Alberta and received her M.Sc. and Ph.D. from Ryerson University.