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19 june 2018

09:00
Elevate your summer music experience while giving back to the environment with House of Marley's latest release, the Uprise wireless earphones. Featured as one of the "Best Headphones of CES 2018" by Pocket-Lint, the anticipated Uprise are bringing...

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Sodexo, a food and facilities management company committed to delivering Quality of Life services, announced today that its Lair Marketplace at Loyola Marymount University earned over 400 GreenPointstm on the Green Restaurant Association (GRA)...

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Edmond Public Schools, the third-largest and fastest-growing district in Oklahoma, serving more than 24,720 students, announced today its partnership with Cenergistic to implement an Energy Conservation Program. The...

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Beginning on June 19, 2013 southern Alberta experienced extensive loss and damage from riverine flooding. More than 250 mm of rain fell over a 36 hour period in the foothills west and southwest of Calgary and began rapidly flowing east through the...

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Media representatives are invited to attend the opening of the ICLEI World Congress 2018 ­ ICLEI's new vision for sustainable urban development. From June 19 to 22, participants from some sixty countries will meet at the Palais des congrès to discuss...


18 june 2018

18:00
Canada's Minister of Environment and Climate Change, Catherine McKenna, was in London to meet with leaders from the United Kingdom to advance action on shared environmental priorities, such as phasing out coal; reducing plastic pollution; and...

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Media representatives are invited to attend the opening of the ICLEI World Congress 2018 ­ ICLEI's new vision for sustainable urban development. From June 19 to 22, participants from some sixty countries will meet at the Palais des congrès to discuss...

15:03
Swytch, a blockchain-based clean energy incentive, and MobileBridge, the international leader in mobile engagement, today announced a partnership to drive sustainable energy generation to reduce global carbon production and to drive economic and...

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A large multidisciplinary team of scientists, equipped with advanced underwater robotics and an array of analytical instrumentation, will set sail for the northeastern Pacific Ocean this August. The team's mission for NASA and the National Science...

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Investing in infrastructure that strengthens communities against the effects of climate change is critical to protecting the lives and livelihoods of Canadians, promoting economic growth and strengthening the middle class. The governments of Canada...

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Chubb today announced the launch of a special new environmental risks report - Global Management of Environmental Risk, created in collaboration with global law firm Clyde & Co. The report, which was previewed at last week's Airmic Conference in...

10:07
The Bellona Foundation and Carnival Corporation & plc , the world's largest cruise company with nine global cruise line brands, have signed an agreement of cooperation where the parties agree to work together to continue improving environmental and...

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For the second straight year, Bayer Crop Science, Bee Culture and Project Apis m. will celebrate National Pollinator Week (June 18 - 24) by hosting live webinars featuring innovative research aimed at making an immediate impact on honey bee colony...

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Pope Resources announced a $3.73 million conservation sale to the Washington State Department of Natural Resources, consisting of a conservation easement covering 7,800 acres in Skamania County, Washington.  The transaction was facilitated by the...

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Today, roughly one third of food produced for human consumption gets wasted before it ever reaches consumers. This wasted food takes up landfill space and generates methane emissions. Most farmers lack the resources to deal with trash a better way,...

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How much forest land?and what quality?is needed to ensure forests can continue to provide people, plants and animals worldwide with clean air and water, food and the goods and services they need to thrive? Through a new...

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Sofidel reduces direct emissions of CO2 into the atmosphere by 20.6%  As the world turns its awareness to the protection of the environment, Sofidel, an industry leader and the 2nd largest company in tissue category in Europe, prioritises...


15 june 2018

17:25
Three years after its launch of the organic waste (OW) collection in residential buildings with eight units or less, Saint-Laurent's Administration is pleased to note that 26% of the population concerned, on average, is taking part in this...

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The Ministère du Développement durable, de l'Environnement et de la Lutte contre les changements climatiques (MDDELCC) and the California Air Ressources Board (CARB) announced that the next joint carbon market auction will be held on August 14, 2018....

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The Review Panel established for the joint process for the review of the proposed Milton Logistics Hub Project is notifying participants that the comments on the responses prepared by the proponent, the Canadian National Railway Company (CN) to...

14:44
The Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency (the Agency) must decide whether a federal environmental assessment is required for the proposed City of Winnipeg Insect Control Branch and Heliport Relocation Project, located in Winnipeg, Manitoba. In...

14:36
From coast to coast to coast, nature is at the heart of Canada's national identity. Our rivers, mountains, lakes, and oceans?along with the wildlife species that depend on them?are a natural legacy for all Canadians to discover, enjoy, and preserve....

11:54
Nexus, an innovative, open-source distributed ledger and digital currency (NXS), announced today its partnership with Foleum, an inventive blockchain mining project designed to generate the majority of its own power using green hybrid technologies....

11:30
To celebrate today's Global Wind Day, AT&T* is expanding its renewable energy program with NextEra Energy Resources. Together, AT&T and subsidiaries of NextEra Energy Resources will help to deliver clean energy, create jobs, boost the local economy...

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The Canadian Vehicle Manufacturers' Association supports the announcement by Environment and Climate Change Canada introducing more stringent Greenhouse Gas Emissions (GHG) Standards for heavy duty vehicles for model years 2021-2027. These standards,...

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National Grid, one of the nation's largest investor-owned utilities, today released the "Northeast 80x50 Pathway," a blueprint for drastically reducing greenhouse gas emissions 80 percent below 1990 levels by 2050 ("80x50"). The Pathway is the first...

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Yesterday Proterra, the leading innovator in heavy-duty electric transportation, announced that the Toronto Transit Commission (TTC) has ordered ten Proterra Catalyst® E2 buses in support of the transit agency's goal to convert its entire fleet of...

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From June 19 to June 22, Montréal will be hosting the ICLEI World Congress 2018, an international gathering of local and regional governments for sustainable urban development. There are various issues with which cities are confronted and which...


14 june 2018

16:01
The Smart Electric Power Alliance (SEPA) has named Hawaiian Electric Industries, Inc. subsidiaries Hawaiian Electric, Maui Electric and Hawai?i Electric Light the 2018 SEPA Power Players Investor-Owned Utilities of the Year for their grid...

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The governments of Canada and Quebec recognize that investing in infrastructure is fundamental to promoting economic growth, enhancing public safety and protecting communities against natural disasters.  The Honorable Amarjeet Sohi, Minister of...