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17 september 2017

13:59
LONDON, ON, Sept. 17, 2017 /CNW/ - The London community celebrates the planting of TD Tree Day's 300,000th tree with the support of the Upper Thames River Conservation Authority. The flagship volunteer program has been greening Canada since 2010.  ...

07:30
MONTRÉAL, Sept. 15, 2017 /CNW/ - Media representatives are advised that the Minister of Environment and Climate Change, Catherine McKenna, will speak to delegates at the annual Global Progress Summit, organized by Canada 2020, and will outline...


16 september 2017

23:24
JUNO BEACH, Fla., Sept. 16, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Florida Power & Light Company is working aggressively to restore power to the remaining customers affected by Hurricane Irma, and as of this evening, fewer than 500,000 people remain without...


15 september 2017

16:10
MONTRÉAL, Sept. 15, 2017 /CNW/ - Media representatives are advised that the Minister of Environment and Climate Change, Catherine McKenna, will speak to delegates at the annual Global Progress Summit, organized by Canada 2020, and will outline...

15:16
RIO DE JANEIRO, Sept. 15, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Conservation International (CI) is taking part in a massive reforestation effort in the Brazilian region of the Amazon. The official announcement happens today at the "Rock in Rio 2017" global...

15:14
MONTRÉAL, September 15, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Enerkem Inc. (http://www.enerkem.com), a world leading biofuels and renewable chemicals producer, announced today it has started the commercial production of cellulosic ethanol. Enerkem's game-changing...

15:07
OTTAWA, Sept. 15, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - The Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) fully supports the Forest Bioeconomy Framework launched today by Natural Resources Minister Jim Carr and the Canadian Council of Forest Ministers (CCFM). "The...

15:00
QUÉBEC, sept. 15, 2017 /CNW/ - The Ministère du Développement durable, de l'Environnement et de la Lutte contre les changements climatiques (MDDELCC) and the California Air Ressources Board (ARB) announced today that a thirteenth joint carbon market...

14:56
MONTRÉAL, Sept. 15, 2017 /CNW/ - The 150th anniversary of Confederation is a reminder of our country's long history of global leadership in taking action to confront major global problems that threaten our health, the environment, and the economy....

14:49
JUNO BEACH, Fla., Sept. 15, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The NextEra Energy Foundation, the charitable arm of Florida Power & Light Company and its parent, NextEra Energy, Inc., today announced it is donating $1 million to the Florida Disaster Fund to...

14:17
Ontario Science Centre launches Great Conversations speakers Series on September 21 with Canada's preeminent environmentalist TORONTO, Sept. 15, 2017 /CNW/ - Welcome to the Anthropocene. Human beings have become the driving force shaping the...

13:39
OTTAWA, Sept. 15, 2017 /CNW/ - Supported by the Canadian Council of Forest Ministers (CCFM), Canada's forest industries play a central role in combatting climate change, risk of forest fires, driving innovation, expanding trade, supporting...

13:30
OTTAWA, Sept. 15, 2017 /CNW/ - Canada's forests hold the world's largest biomass reserves ? the basis for making renewable bioenergy, biomaterials and other bioproducts. Leveraging this renewable resource will help spur innovation, investment,...

13:12
ATLANTA, Sept. 15, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- As of noon Friday, Georgia Power has restored power to 940,000 customers impacted by Hurricane Irma. More than 8,000 personnel are working around the clock as part of Georgia Power's statewide restoration...

12:23
MISSOULA, Mont., Sept. 15, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Forest Foundation (NFF) is pleased to announce the expansion of a partnership with minuteKEY, the world's first self-service key duplicating kiosk. Since 2015, minuteKEY and the...

11:58
NEW YORK, Sept. 15, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/-- According to a new report issued by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), the number of hungry people in the world increased to from 777 million in 2015 to 815 million in...

10:33
BEACONSFIELD, QUEBEC--(Marketwired - Sept. 15, 2017) - A new sidewalk containing recycled glass was constructed on the west side of Neveu Avenue, from Beaconsfield Boulevard to Lakeshore Road, to address the concerns of parents and Saint-Rémi...

10:11
OTTAWA, Sept. 15, 2017 /CNW/ - Canada's Minister of Natural Resources, the Honourable Jim Carr, and his provincial counterparts today renewed their commitment to strongly support and defend the Canadian forest industry. The members of the...

10:09
VANCOUVER, Sept. 15, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - Alterra Power Corp. (TSX: AXY) is pleased to announce the execution of a US$133 million (?112 million) refinancing of the corporate loans at its Icelandic subsidiary, HS Orka hf. Primary uses of loan proceeds...

08:30
MONTRÉAL, Sept. 8, 2017 /CNW/ - Media representatives are advised that the Minister of Environment and Climate Change, Catherine McKenna, and her counterparts from China, Special Representative for Climate Change Affairs, Xie Zhenhua, and the...

08:00
YONKERS, N.Y., Sept. 15, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- alpha-En Corporation (OTC: ALPE), an innovative clean technology company that has developed a patent pending process to produce high purity thin film lithium metal anodes and associated products...

07:54
FRANKFURT, Germany, September 15, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --  - Industry association calls on European Commission to allow stakeholders to work collaboratively towards an agreement on the technology catalyzing the mobility of the future and warns against...

07:00
OTTAWA, Sept. 14, 2017 /CNW/ - Itinerary for the Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, for Friday, September 15, 2017:   Montréal, Quebec 10:45 a.m. The Prime Minister will participate in a roundtable discussion and will deliver remarks at an...

06:29
OTTAWA, Sept. 15, 2017 /CNW/ - Canada's Minister of Natural Resources, the Honourable Jim Carr, is hosting the annual Canadian Council of Forest Ministers (CCFM) meeting September 14- 15, 2017. The CCFM is a forum for federal, provincial and...

02:30
AMSTERDAM, September 15, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- - Sustainable and inexpensive alternative for cement to replace dirt floors - Improves lives and cuts CO2 emissions The Rwandan start-up EarthEnable is the winner of the Postcode Lottery Green...


14 september 2017

18:16
OTTAWA, Sept. 14, 2017 /CNW/ - Itinerary for the Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, for Friday, September 15, 2017:   Montréal, Quebec 10:45 a.m. The Prime Minister will participate in a roundtable discussion and will deliver remarks at an...

17:01
MONTRÉAL, Sept. 14, 2017 /CNW/ - Media representatives are advised that the Minister of Environment and Climate Change, Catherine McKenna, and the Member of Parliament for LaSalle-Émard-Verdun, David Lametti, will meet with students at McGill...

16:15
MORRISTOWN, N.J., Sept. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Covanta Holding Corporation (NYSE: CVA) ("Covanta") today announced that the Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.25 per share, payable on October 6, 2017 to stockholders of...

15:30
SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Collaborative on Health and the Environment (CHE), a nonprofit organization dedicated to educating people on the ways in which the environment impacts human health and well-being, will feature the work of...

15:09
COLUMBUS, Ohio, Sept. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Who:      Nationwide claims associates and members  What:    Nationwide Catastrophe Response Units The CRUs serve two purposes: They provide a central location for Nationwide members...