Just Powers includes various projects, ranging from intermedia documentary and artistic research to community-engaged participatory initiatives. Because our research model lets us respond to actions as they happen, the number of projects and collaborators continues to grow and change—so make sure to check back often!
La Cité Résiliente: A Decade in Transition
La Cité Résiliente is a bilingual community energy transition project with La Cité Francophone and Edmonton’s Bonnie Doon/Quartier Francophone neighbourhood.
Speculative Energy Futures
Speculative Energy Futures is a research-creation project that brings together artists, activists, scientists, engineers, policy makers, and social science and energy humanities researchers to investigate the challenges and potentials of energy transition through art.
Sustainable Housing, Sustainable Community: Edmonton’s North Glenora Housing Project
Sustainable Housing, Sustainable Community explores experiences and insights from one of Canada’s first and largest net zero, multi-family, residential housing developments.
Just Powers Podcast
The Just Powers Podcast features readings and discussions of scholarly work focused on the pressing energy and environmental issues of our times.
The Feminist Solarities workshop came together as part of the 2019 After Oil School 2 (AO2) in Montreal, organized around questions of solar, solidarity, and future speculations.
International Youth Deliberation on Energy Futures
International Youth Deliberation on Energy Futures is a collaborative international youth energy literacy and energy justice education program.
iDoc is an intermedia documentary project that tracks energy-transition research, discussions, and developments in Alberta, Canada, and beyond.
Feminist Energy Futures
Feminist Energy Futures is a research project that examines, documents, theorizes, and expresses how feminist practices can resist climate and energy injustices and re-invent just futures for all.
Perfect Storm: Feminist Energy Transition Game
Perfect Storm: Feminist Energy Transition is a role-playing game designed to enable players to explore and interact with the cultural politics of energy transition in Canada.
Pikopayiw (It Is Broken)
Pikopayiw (It Is Broken) is a documentary video project that foregrounds Bigstone Cree Nation members’ perspectives and insights on energy projects and activity within Treaty 8 territory.
Leader de Demain au féminin
Leader de demain, au féminin! is a youth leadership program for Francophone and Francophile women focused on social change and climate justice.
Leader de demain, au féminin! est un programme de leadership pour les jeunes francophones et francophiles axé sur le justice sociale et environnementale.
Action-a-Day Performance Project
Part of Feminist Energy Futures, Action-a-Day is a time-limited collaborative blog-writing project, led by Sheena Wilson with Natalie Loveless, Sara Dorow, Sourayan Mookerjea, and Janice Williamson.
Climate Justice, Technoecologies and Alternative Energy Futures
Petrocultures 2018 Conference: TRANSITIONS
Learn about the 2018 Petrocultures Conference, including Just Powers’ talks, activities and more!
Printmaking in the Anthropocene
The catalogue for Printmaking in the Anthropocene reflects some of the visual thinking taking place around issues of climate change and environmentalism.