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7 november 2017

17:00
Green Works, a subsidiary business under Goodwill Industries of Greater Detroit, has expanded its used oil filter recycling program to now include a collection service in partnership with Green Arbor Environmental. Green Works' used oil filters...

12:11
The Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency (the Agency) is conducting an environmental assessment of the proposed Red Mountain Underground Gold Project, located east of Stewart, British Columbia. The project is undergoing a cooperative...

12:00
As California's Governor traverses the world urging it to wake up to climate change, California's leading consumer group called on Brown to take note of how much tougher Europe is on oil and gas companies than he has been. Brown has yet to support or...

11:43
Rowdy Girl Sanctuary ("RGS"), a 501(c)(3) charity that provides sanctuary to rescued farm animals and advocates a vegan lifestyle, is pleased to announce that all of the resident animals are back home safe and sound at the sanctuary in Angleton,...

11:17
Spin, the nation's leading dockless bikeshare company, today announced the appointment of a new Board of Advisors, including former Maryland Governor Martin O'Malley, former Airbnb director Molly Turner, and former Chicago and Washington D.C....

11:00
USDA's Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) in California is continuing to offer assistance to landowners affected by recent catastrophic wildfires.  The assistance, provided through the Environmental Quality Incentives Program (EQIP) covers...

10:53
The Surfrider Foundation today announced the release of its annual State of the Beach Report Card, which grades 30 states and the territory of Puerto Rico on policies to address coastal erosion, sea level rise and extreme weather events. The results...

09:43
The Pessamit Innu First Nation accuses Hydro-Quebec of failing to uphold its obligations and responsibilities by filling its hydropower reservoirs to near capacity despite the "Precaution Principle" and various laws and regulations applicable in...

09:02
This year, H&M is proud to announce that the Garment Collecting initiative will have a new partner in the United States with Keep America Beautiful, the nation's iconic community improvement nonprofit organization. To kick off this new partnership,...

09:00
Solid Power Inc., an industry-leading developer of the next-generation of all solid-state rechargeable batteries, today announced it has been named 2017 Breakout Cleantech Company of the Year by the Colorado Cleantech Industries Association (CCIA)....

09:00
The Sustainable Forestry Initiative Inc. (SFI) is pleased to announce the election of Michael P. Doss to the SFI Board of Directors. Doss is President and CEO of Graphic Packaging Holding Company. His election strengthens SFI's position as a...

08:00
Sustainability and the...

08:00
The Honourable Bardish Chagger, Leader of the Government in the House of Commons and Minister of Small Business and Tourism, will travel to Boston from November 7 to 9, 2017. Minister Chagger will meet with business and government leaders from the...

06:45
International Game Technology PLC ("IGT") has been recognized by the CDP (formerly the Carbon Disclosure Project) 2017 Climate Change Program for its commitment and actions in fighting climate change. The Company obtained a score of A-, placing IGT...

05:46
Drawing attention to the impact that climate change is having on rural communities in developing countries, British artist Silas Birtwistle unveiled his Biomimic Tree at the United Nations' Climate Summit (UNFCCC COP23) in Bonn, Germany. Sponsored...


6 november 2017

20:00
The much-anticipated WaterToken launch is firmly set for Nov. 8 at 6 p.m. PST. The hype surrounding one of the largest ICOs in blockchain history has already had over 72,000 downloads of the whitepaper due to the tremendous dividend return; and,...

16:11
HSBC pledges to provide $100 billion in sustainable financing and investment by 2025. The goal is one of five new commitments that HSBC is making to tackle climate change and support sustainable growth in the communities it serves. The bank will...

13:19
Fort-Collins, Colorado-based Business Sector Media today announced its third annual Environmental Leader & Energy Manager Conference (ELEMCON), to take place May 15-17, 2018, at the Marriott Denver Tech Center. Unique in its field, the conference...

12:41
Verizon is supporting Northern California communities through a $500,000 contribution to fund the North Bay wildfire relief efforts. The nation's most reliable wireless provider has pledged these funds to the Tipping Point Emergency Relief Fund,...

10:26
Prince Edward Island farmers are invited to safely and responsibly dispose of their unwanted or obsolete pesticides and livestock (including equine) medications from November 6 through 17, 2017. In partnership with the Canadian Animal Health...

10:21
Canada's Minister of Natural Resources, the Honourable Jim Carr, will attend the International Energy Agency (IEA) Ministerial in Paris, France, November 7-8, 2017. He will confirm Canada's role as a trusted international leader, through our...

10:13
As part of CSA Group's ongoing efforts to help advance the safe deployment of clean energy ? specifically hydrogen and fuel cell technologies -  we have developed on-site evaluation testing equipment for hydrogen fueling stations. CSA Group's mobile...

10:00
World Animal Protection, the International Committee for the Recovery of the Vaquita (CIRVA), and Monterey Bay Diving joined forces with local fishermen in San Felipe, Mexico earlier this month to locate illegal gillnets in critical vaquita porpoise...

07:00
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) and Israel's Ministry of Energy (MoE) along with the Israel Innovation Authority today announced $4.8 million for five newly selected clean energy projects as part of the Binational Industrial Research and...


5 november 2017

05:06
SolarWorld welcomes COP23 to the solar city of Bonn When the UN Climate Change Conference opens on Monday in Bonn, the delegates will be supplied with electricity by the World Conference Center's solar power system. And before even arriving, the...


3 november 2017

20:12
Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde, along with a delegation including Manitoba Regional Chief Kevin Hart and Grand Chief Edward John of First Nations Summit, told the Canadian Council of Ministers of the Environment...

17:05
Creators of surprising and innovative products, Parfums MUGLER and AZZARO have committed to an unprecedented "made in France" program that aims to produce perfume alcohol in a way that meets increasingly stringent environmental and social...

16:09
The fifth IEEE Conference on Technologies for Sustainability (SusTech 2017), held November 12-14, 2017 in Phoenix, Arizona at the Phoenix Airport Hilton, explores the development and application of science, engineering, and technology to promote...

15:57
Prince Edward Island farmers are invited to safely and responsibly dispose of their unwanted or obsolete pesticides and livestock (including equine) medications from November 6 through 17, 2017. In partnership with the Canadian Animal Health...

12:56
Alaina Lockhart, Parliamentary Secretary for Small Business and Tourism and Member of Parliament for Fundy Royal, on behalf of the Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development and Minister responsible for Western...