Winner of the 2021 best thesis award at Polytechnique Montréal, Carole Brunet conducted her Carole Brunet conducted her research in the Department of Mathematics and Industrial Engineering. Her thesis entitled “Solar energy and sustainable development” is a reflection on the sustainability of large-scale sustainability of large-scale solar power plants in the context of the energy transition. energy transition.
His research is based on his international professional experience with several United Nations United Nations agencies (ILO, UNOP, IFAD) and his academic background in the social sciences social sciences with a master’s degree in international business law
(University of Paris I Panthéon Sorbonne), a DESS in Social Practices of Development (Center for development (Centre d’études du développement économique et social, Paris) and a DEA in international and development law (Paris V, René Descartes). Wishing to privilege a multidisciplinary multidisciplinary approach consistent with the qualitative dimension of global issues, Ms. Brunet is involved in a research process with a human face.
She is currently conducting postdoctoral research on the sustainability of solar photovoltaic photovoltaic equipment in the Canadian Far North, using the sustainability index developed during her developed as part of her PhD.