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31 may 2018

13:55
The Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency (the Agency) is making funding available through its Participant Funding Program to assist the participation of the public and Indigenous groups in the federal environmental assessment for the proposed...

12:59
Aéroports de Montréal (ADM) is proud to have been handed the keys to its first light truck, converted into an electric vehicle by Ecotuned Automobile, as part of the Ride & Drive event organized by the Government of Québec. This initiative is part of...

12:55
On the 28 May, 2018, the EU Commission has proposed an EU-wide regulation recommending preventive actions on plastic waste items most frequently found on Europe's beaches and in the seas. Duni shares the concerns of plastic waste having a negative...

12:44
Canadians care about how the use of pesticides impacts the environment. The Government of Canada relies on scientific evidence to evaluate pesticides so that they are used safely and do not threaten human health or the environment. With that in mind,...

10:49
At Movin'On 2018, Michelin is announcing its ambitious plan to ensure that by 2048, all of its tires will be manufactured using 80 percent sustainable materials and 100 percent of all tires will be recycled. Today, the world-wide recovery rate for...

10:00
The Connecticut port of Stonington marks a significant move towards keeping its waterways clean by participating in the Fishing for Energy partnership, a program that provides commercial fishermen a cost-free way to recycle old and unusable fishing...

09:00
Eurotunnel today released official data demonstrating energy savings of 33 percent after the first season of operating a new cooling system for maintaining requisite temperatures in the landmark Channel Tunnel. The operator saved 4.8 GWh and...


30 may 2018

14:22
The Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency (the Agency) has allocated $930,048.05 in federal funds to 17 recipients to assist their participation in the environmental assessment of the proposed Springbank Off-Stream Reservoir Project, located 15...

13:46
The CanInfra Challenge has awarded a prize of $50,000 to Team IceGrid, the winner of the CanInfra Ideas Contest. The group was selected by a panel of judges that included BCG Senior Advisor George Stalk; former Deputy Minister of Infrastructure Drew...

13:45
Strong and effective enforcement of Canada's environmental and wildlife protection laws is one way Environment and Climate Change Canada is delivering on its commitment to maintaining clean air and water and protecting wildlife habitats. On May 24,...

12:04
First Nation Chiefs from across Canada said today that without the consent from First Nations along the route, there will be no Trans Mountain Expansion pipeline and tanker project, regardless of who the owner of the project is. "Now's the time for...

11:06
Investors at Chevron Corporation's annual meeting will vote today on a shareholder resolution put forward by As You Sow and Arjuna Capital. The resolution asks Chevron to report to shareholders on how the company plans to transition its business...

10:40
A new poll shows that Illinois residents overwhelmingly want to be able to choose their energy supplier, choose clean energy, and want more renewable energy in the Illinois power system. The poll commissioned by CleanChoice Energy, a renewable energy...

08:09
The Prime Minister of Canada, Justin Trudeau, today announced that Emmanuel Macron, President of France, will travel to Canada from June 6 to 9, 2018, for a working visit and to attend the 2018 G7 Leaders' Summit in Charlevoix, Quebec. During the...

08:03
Monterey County is known for its unmatched scenic beauty - a picturesque rugged coastline, majestic redwoods and lush fields. The awe-inspiring scenery is one of the region's top attractions and draws millions of visitors to Monterey County every...

08:00
Ouranos, a research consortium dedicated to regional climatology and climate change adaptation, and Nergica, an applied research centre specializing in renewable energy, are pleased to announce the start of a research project that aims to assess the...

07:00
For its Summer Escape issue, PORTER is proud to partner with Parley for the Oceans ?  a global collaboration network pioneering a new approach to environmentalism ? as well as acclaimed photographer Mario Sorrenti and cover star Anja Rubik to...

06:00
The Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development, will be making an announcement at the third annual SDTC Cleantech Leadership Summit.   Date: Wednesday, May 30, 2018 Time: 12:00 p.m....

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Held under the patronage of Sheikh Hamdan bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Ruler's Representative of Al Dhafra Region and Chairman of the Emirates Falconers Club, the 16th Edition of the International Hunting and Equestrian Exhibition (ADIHEX 2018) will be...

02:00
Royal DSM, a global science-based company active in health, nutrition and materials, today announces  that it has successfully concluded a new ?1 billion Revolving Credit Facility that links the interest rate of this Facility to DSM's Green...


29 may 2018

16:30
Natural Resources Canada presented Hydro One Remote Communities Inc. (Hydro One Remotes) with the prestigious ENERGY STAR Canada Award for best Regional Utility at its award ceremony held in Ottawa. The award is given to utilities that have shown...

13:33
Today's announcement by the federal government of a buyout for the failing Kinder Morgan pipeline and expansion project hides the real costs and risks of the purchase ? and leaves Canadian taxpayers on the hook for the cost of construction and any...

12:00
The Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development, will be making an announcement at the third annual SDTC Cleantech Leadership Summit.   Date: Wednesday, May 30, 2018 Time: 12:00 p.m....

09:35
Energy efficiency can save Canadians money, help reduce greenhouse gas emissions and create a clean economy that includes good, middle-class jobs. With the value of the energy efficiency market expected to grow to $550 billion by 2035, Canada has...

09:22
Energy efficiency can save Canadians money, help reduce greenhouse gas emissions and create a clean economy that includes good, middle-class jobs. With the value of the energy efficiency market expected to grow to $550 billion by the year 2035,...

09:06
Energy efficiency can save Canadians money, help reduce greenhouse gas emissions and create a clean economy that includes good, middle-class jobs. With the value of the energy efficiency market expected to grow to $550 billion by the year 2035,...

09:00
For Schaeffler, responsible action has always been part of our self-image as a company. In the Sustainability Report for the business year 2017, the company provides transparent and comprehensible reporting according to the new reporting standards of...

09:00
The Atlantic Salmon Federation (ASF) and the North Atlantic Salmon Fund (NASF) have signed new agreements with commercial fishermen in Greenland and the Faroe Islands that will protect thousands of adult wild Atlantic salmon from commercial nets and...

08:00
An innovative Canadian technology targeting global markets has successfully completed commercial scale processing of livestock carcass by-products into fertilizers at the Lethbridge Biogas biorefining plant. This new thermal hydrolysis and...

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Following an aggressive, nearly two-year initiative to improve efficiencies, the South Coast Air Quality Management District has slashed its permit application inventory in half, meeting the goal ahead of schedule and under budget....