Brian Brunskill

Consulting Geologist

Brian Brunskill P.Geo. worked as a consulting geologist in the petroleum industry in Canada from 1985-2010 where his activities included the assessment of hydrocarbon bearing reservoirs for their oil-extraction potential. Since 2003, other activities have included the geological assessment of deep saline aquifers for their injection and disposal of carbon dioxide potential in Saskatchewan, as well as investigations into the technical feasibility of disposing of spent nuclear fuel beneath sedimentary basins using modern drilling technology. From 2007 to present, his activities have included the assessment and application of geothermal energy in Saskatchewan; whereby utilizing geothermal energy can reduce our dependence on non-renewable, carbon-based fuels and provide an associated reduction in CO2 emissions.