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13 march 2018

12:55
Fort Bragg, California and FloBeds.com are celebrating the 36th Annual Whale Festival, which honors the migration of the Gray Whale all the way from Baja back to its ancestral feeding grounds in the Bering Sea. What a perfect excuse for you to heed...

12:36
Today, FinDev Canada, Canada's newly launched development finance institution, announces its first transaction:  a US $10 million investment in M-KOPA, a leading 'pay-as-you-go' energy provider to off-grid homes. Kenya-based M-KOPA has connected...

03:00
Global crop protection company ADAMA today announced that it has successfully obtained regulatory approval for its proprietary nematicide, NIMITZ®, in Brazil - the world's largest agricultural market. This follows NIMITZ® receiving a number of other...


12 march 2018

17:45
Canada's coastlines are a source of inspiration and pride. Even for Canadians living inland, many of the jobs that support middle-class families, and the products used every day, depend on Canada's waterways. These coastlines are one of our most...

16:49
One of the world's most adored animal species is coming to the big screen in the latest original IMAX® 3D film, Pandas  ? a documentary adventure for the whole family. The film, a heartwarming story about reintroducing captive-born pandas to the...

16:43
Canada understands the critical importance of the oceans to biodiversity, communities, people, and the economy. The Government of Canada is committed to taking action and showing international leadership for the world's oceans, including through its...

15:12
The Chemistry Industry Association of Canada (CIAC) today expressed its support for the three pillars of The Energy Diversification Act tabled in the Alberta legislature last week. In particular, the proposed expansion of the Petrochemicals...

12:00
The Sonoma County Grape Growers Foundation, (SCGGF), the organization focused on the socially-responsible component of sustainable grape growing, has just announced the names of four local vineyard workers who are the first winners of a new program...

10:30
The top 100 finalists for the 2018 Superpower your School contest have been announced by Staples and Earth Day Canada. The finalist schools are leading the charge in community environmental projects and are now in the running to win one of the 10...


11 march 2018

11:14
A small army of utility personnel ? more than 6,200 line workers, hazard responders and assessors, forestry crews, job dispatchers, and electrical contractors ? is part of Jersey Central Power & Light's (JCP&L) strong effort to restore the 22,000...


9 march 2018

16:47
The Honourable Marc Garneau, Minister of Transport, will announce the recipients of funding for two programs that remove abandoned boats. Both programs, which are initiatives under the Oceans Protection Plan, assist with the clean-up of existing...

11:00
Mayor Matt Brown hosted a celebration today marking the successful completion of HELP Clean Water (Huron-Elgin-London Project Clean Water), a multi-year, multi-million dollar regional infrastructure program designed to provide a plentiful and...

08:35
In a controversial and surprise move, the Appalachian Mountain Club (AMC), headquartered in Boston, announced plans to sell its ecologically run Fire Island property, putting it at risk for development. Without warning or due process, the AMC, a...

07:36
Aquila Resources Inc.  ("Aquila" or the "Company") announced today that the United States Environmental Protection Agency (the "EPA") has provided comments to the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality (the "MDEQ") regarding the Company's...

07:00
Spaceport Camden has achieved its most significant milestone to date with the release of the Federal Aviation Administration's (FAA's) draft Environmental Impact Statement (EIS).  The EIS process for Spaceport Camden began in the fall of 2015 and for...

04:51
The Sustainable Eel Group (SEG) calls for EU-action to prevent illegal fishing and trafficking of European eel before it is too late. The European Eel is critically endangered and key measures for its protection are limiting of fishing and enforcing...


8 march 2018

19:01
Ahead of British Science Week, The Mary Rose's Head of Conservation, Dr Eleanor Schofield announces her latest project: preserving Henry VIII's 1200+ cannonballs in partnership with University College London and Diamond Light Source  In a...

16:26
The Agricultural Drainage Management Coalition (ADMC) Member Companies and Dr. Dan Jaynes with the National Laboratory for Agricultural & The Environment collaborated to quantify the effectiveness of installing saturated buffers on buffers enrolled...

15:30
The Hawaiian Electric Companies, subsidiaries of Hawaiian Electric Industries, Inc. , have formally begun the search for new, grid-scale renewable energy projects for O'ahu, Maui and Hawai'i Island. Qualifying proposals may be submitted through...

12:26
As the United States recovers from a year of unprecedented natural disasters, American Signal Corporation (ASC) is shining a light on the continued importance of outdoor sirens as a cornerstone in first alert emergency alerting and mass communication...

11:52
More than 4,100 workers are continuing their efforts around the clock to restore customers of Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L) after a major winter storm dumped as much as 25 inches of wet, heavy snow in some areas of northern New Jersey...

11:52
Metropolitan Edison Company (Met-Ed) utility personnel are working around the clock to restore power following a second powerful winter storm that left more than eight inches of additional wet, heavy snow in the company's southeastern Pennsylvania...

10:30
General Motors and Switch are the first participants in a new Consumers Energy program to help large businesses use large renewable energy sources. Both companies are now matching 100 percent of their electric use at key operations in Michigan with...

09:00
Despite being on opposite sides of the globe, Belize and Australia are connected as the home to the planet's two largest barrier reefs. These fragile habitats are under threat from environmental impacts and must be protected. To help, the Belize...

09:00
2018 marks the end of 14 years of planning, financing, construction and implementation of HELP Clean Water, a unique regional infrastructure program designed to meet the clean water needs of more than 500,000 people living and working in Southwestern...

08:28
Every year, an estimated quarter of a million child car seats end up in landfills in Ontario alone. The Co-operators is pleased to announce that its advisors are helping provide an alternative for environmentally-minded local residents. Through a...

07:01
Cascadian Farm, a pioneer in the organic food movement, and parent company General Mills, announced a five-year $125,000 contribution to Grain Millers to support soil health research on oat farms in the Upper Midwest. Research findings and best...


7 march 2018

15:29
After unsuccessful attempts to establish a constructive dialogue with the newly elected officials of Grenville-sur-la-Rouge ("GSLR"), and considering that the Councilors of GSLR disseminated intentionally misleading and erroneous statements to both...

14:15
Walton Electric Membership Corporation (EMC), a consumer-owned utility with a reputation for community service and an impressive solar energy program, is Facebook, Inc.'s choice to power its new Newton Data Center with 100 percent renewable energy....

13:21
More than 4,100 utility workers continue their efforts around the clock to restore customers of Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L) as a new snowstorm creates hazardous conditions and the potential for additional outages in northern New Jersey....