#40: Mike Belenkie (Advantage Energy) - Clean Energy, Carbon Credits & Land Trusts
This episode we are joined by Mike Belenkie - President of Advantage Oil & Gas - a mid sized Canadian energy company with market cap of around $400 million, currently listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange.
Mike is a pretty interesting guy as he was an Olympian at the 2000 Sydney Olympics, where he competed in the sport of rowing for team Canada.
He is also an engineer, scientist, & entrepreneur having previously founded Modern Resources - a private energy company which achieved commercial success.
Along with his business and athletic career, his wife and family enjoying skiing in Fernie, where his is also working to create a land trust that aims to set aside thousands of forest acres for future use in the Fernie area.
We covered a lot of subjects including how carbon credits & carbon capture work, the future of clean energy, setting up a land trust and a lot more!