Professor and Academic Director
Trottier Energy Institute
Normand Mousseau is Professor of physics at Université de Montréal and Academic director of the Institut de l'énergie Trottier at Polytechnique Montréal. World-renowned researcher in the fields of complex materials and biophysics, he has been closely monitoring issues relating to energy and natural resources for more than a decade. He is the author of several books on the subject including "Au bout du pétrole, tout ce que vous devez savoir sur la crise énergétique" (2008) and "Gagner la guerre du climat. Douze mythes à déboulonner” released in 2017 at Éditions du Boréal. In 2013, he co-chaired the Commission on Energy Issues in Quebec. He is co-author of the IÉT Canada Energy Outlook series, the second edition of which appeared in the Fall of 2021. He is a founding member of the Transition Accelerator and he is a founding board member of the Canadian Institute for Climate Choice. From 2019 to 2021, he has co-led the Energy Modelling Initiative.