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16 may 2018

18:16
Canada's coasts support Indigenous and coastal communities, enable international trade, are home to precious ecosystems, and play a key role in strengthening the economy and growing our middle class. The Government of Canada's $1.5 billion Oceans...

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HAMILTON, Bermuda, May 16, 2018 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Bermuda General Agency Ltd. (BGA Ltd.) of Hamilton, Bermuda, has signed an agreement with Seabased AB of Lysekil, Sweden, to purchase two 20 MW wave energy parks in the Caribbean. Seabased designs...

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In today's global economy, there is increased responsibility to consider social and environmental factors when companies conduct business. EDC is committed to ensuring it follows strong corporate social responsibility (CSR) practices, guided by a...

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The Minister of Environment and Climate Change, Catherine McKenna, is hosting the Climate Leaders' Summit: Women Kicking It on Climate. Women climate leaders from G7 countries and the international community will attend the Summit to develop...

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Today, EllisDon launched 'The Journey to Net-Zero', a lessons-learned report for Mohawk College's Joyce Centre for Partnership and Innovation as the project nears completion. The industry report is a strategic...

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W.L. Gore's Fabrics Division is excited to announce that it is participating in the Ellen MacArthur Foundation's "Make Fashion Circular" initiative. Gore Fabrics is joining forces with some 20 global brands in a commitment to develop new pathways for...

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Environmental Leader and Energy Manager Today Product & Project Awards recently awarded Call2Recycle®, North America's first and largest consumer battery recycling and stewardship program, with a Top Product of the Year Award for its Flame Retardant...

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NEW YORK, May 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- WasteExpo, North America's largest solid waste, recycling and organics industry tradeshow and conference, announced the successful wrap up of its 50th anniversary event. WasteExpo hosted a record breaking number...

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Culminating a yearlong effort into grid modernization, today the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) issued the fifth and final paper in its white paper series, Improving Opportunities for Solar Through Grid Modernization. Through this series,...

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Blue Marble Cocktails, maker of all-natural, ultra-premium, ready-to-drink, pre-mixed cocktails, is supporting the 2018 Indianapolis Bike to Work Day, Friday, May 18. The day begins at 5:45 a.m. with bike trains departing from various parts of the...

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The upcoming token behind HOOXI, Korea's largest Greenhouse Gas (GHG)...

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As the amount of single-use plastic in the world's oceans continues to grow, National Geographic is announcing a new, global commitment to tackle this pressing problem. Today, National Geographic is launching Planet or Plastic?, a multiyear...

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Spurred by consumer demand for eco-friendly practices, many businesses across the U.S. are moving aggressively to reduce their carbon footprint, including a major embrace of renewable energy and alternative-fueled vehicles, according to Deloitte's...


15 may 2018

14:52
ZorroSign, Inc., announced today that as part of its green initiative, Paperless Life, it will plant a tree every time its customers save enough paper by not printing and using ZorroSign instead. ZorroSign is focused on saving the environment by...

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When it comes to the highly destructive Emerald Ash Borer (EAB), identification is only half of the battle. This bright, metallic-green beetle, measuring approximately one to 1.5 centimeters in length, attacks North America's native ash trees....

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The protection and restoration of the environment is a top priority of the Government of Canada, which is providing resources through the Oceans Protection Plan to make our oceans and coasts safer, cleaner and healthier for the benefit of all...

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To educate consumers on safe battery handling and recycling practices, Call2Recycle®, North America's first and largest consumer battery recycling program, is launching a battery safety campaign in conjunction with industry partners and Bay Area...

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There is an increasing demand for monitoring environmental air conditions both indoors and outdoors, as poor air quality is a growing threat to the public health. It has caused more deaths annually than HIV/AIDS and malaria combined. Citizens are...

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A greenhouse gas emission units auction is being held today. The Ministère du Développement durable, de l'Environnement et de la Lutte contre les changements climatiques (MDDELCC) will hold this auction in conjunction with the California Air...

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Red Lobster, the world's largest seafood restaurant company, today announced a partnership with the Monterey Bay Aquarium Seafood Watch® program to help achieve the organizations' shared mission of helping make better seafood choices for healthier...

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The Minister of Environment and Climate Change, Catherine McKenna, is hosting the Climate Leaders' Summit: Women Kicking It on Climate. Women climate leaders from G7 countries and the international community will attend the Summit to develop...

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The 17 United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) lay out a framework for addressing the most pressing issues on the planet by 2030. ONE BANANA, the better banana company, has aligned their Corporate Social Responsibility programs with these...

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After a long winter, 27 beaches and nine marinas across Canada are welcoming the upcoming beach and boating season by raising their prestigious Blue Flag eco-certification.  The Blue Flag represents the internationally recognised gold-standard for...

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A student group in London, Ontario has created a social enterprise that provides local employment through an initiative that collects and refurbishes gently used mobility devices to sell them to those in need at a discounted price. Their efforts...

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An efficient, hygienic and clean organic waste collection is actually possible by using bags made of MATER-BI, Novamont's biodegradable and compostable bioplastic. The bags are perfectly suited for any organic waste collection and processing system...

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Bigbelly, Inc. and Future Street Ltd. today announced a strategic partnership to support the thriving international growth of the world leading Bigbelly smart waste and recycling system. Bigbelly has signed a...

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OWC®, a leading zero emissions Mac and PC technology company, has announced their support for photojournalist Florian Wagner's African Waters 360° project. The photo-film mission will see Wagner flying 18,000km via helicopter across ten African...


14 may 2018

14:00
Investing in innovative municipal infrastructure projects contributes to a clean growth economy and strengthens the middle class by ensuring communities are healthy and sustainable places to live. The Honourable Amarjeet Sohi, Minister of...

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Kicking off a summer-long celebration of the 50th Anniversary of the National Trails System Act, the National Forest Foundation (NFF), today, announced its "Summer of Trails" campaign. Summer of Trails is a five-month long campaign to raise awareness...

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Linde North America Inc., in partnership with the University of Illinois, has won two U.S. Department of Energy grants to research and improve technologies to capture carbon emissions from power plants. The grants...