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1 february 2018

14:18
Lutheran World Relief is expanding its relief effort to help families in the Philippines recover from last month's powerful typhoon thanks to a $50,000 gift from the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA). The...

14:00
The Finance and Sustainability Initiative ("FSI") is very pleased to announce the 2018 winners of its annual competition for best sustainability report:   Sector (according to SASBTM classification) Winner Resource Transformation CAE...

12:25
At a technical briefing for the media, the Montreal Port Authority (MPA) presented its container terminal project at Contrecoeur. This large-scale project aims to support the growth of the container market, a sector that generates economic...

09:45
IKEA Group (Ingka Holding B.V. and its controlled entities) acquired its first U.S. forest property, covering approximately 25,000 acres in Lowndes County, Alabama. The investment in forestry is part of a broader strategy to invest in the sustainable...

09:00
Westin Hotel - Kelly Craft, Ambassador of the United States to Canada, will join her counterpart David MacNaughton, Ambassador of Canada to the United States, on stage in Ottawa on Monday, February 5 for a discussion of bilateral issues in energy...

09:00
Environmental threats, such as climate change, are severely impacting our land, oceans, and communities. Investing in the protection and conservation of our natural environment helps us combat climate change, strengthen our clean-growth economy, and...

08:40
GreenCircle Certified, LLC's (GreenCircle) Certified Environmental Facts (CEF) multi-attribute label for flooring products has been recognized by the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Environmentally Preferable Purchasing (EPP)...

08:33
TerraCycle US Inc., a leader in the collection and repurposing of hard-to-recycle post-consumer waste, announced it has acquired Chicago-based Air Cycle Corporation, a leader in universal waste recycling that provides solutions for mercury-containing...

07:00
The Montreal Port Authority (MPA) filed the environmental impact assessment for its major container terminal project at Contrecoeur. The study was made public by the Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency on January 18, 2018. This is a pivotal...


31 january 2018

18:02
Canada is committed to safeguarding our country's freshwater resources for generations to come. Environment and Climate Change Canada has begun a study on the Ottawa River watershed, and it is engaging Canadians on this initiative. The study is in...

17:49
Canada is committed to safeguarding our...

13:47
EVgo, the nation's largest public network of electric vehicle (EV) DC Fast charging stations, experienced a record year in 2017. Its network of chargers provided 40 million miles of emissions-free electric driving, a dramatic year-over-year increase...

11:38
Today, the National Geographic Society, African Parks, the Wyss Foundation and the Republic of Benin announced a groundbreaking partnership to help secure and rehabilitate one of the last remaining wild landscapes in all of West Africa, Benin's...

09:57
Honeywell UOP announced today that its Callidus® low-nitrogen oxides (NOx) burner technology has been selected by Sinopec Beijing Yanshan Petrochemical Co., Ltd. (Yanshan) to help meet China's new NOx emission regulations. More than 400 burners...


30 january 2018

18:30
Canada's Minister of Natural Resources, the Honourable Jim Carr, today issued the following statement regarding the Government of British Columbia's announcement of plans for a consultation period on the second phase of regulations to improve...

16:33
The Government of Canada is committed to renewing the relationship with Indigenous peoples and closing socio-economic gaps in the North. Skill development programs like the wire clean-up both support communities' sustainable economic development, and...

15:08
Southern California Gas Co. (SoCalGas) is offering customers up to $75 in incentives to participate in its Smart Thermostat Program. The program is designed to help households that have purchased, installed and registered an ecobee or Nest smart...

14:07
The Montreal Port Authority (MPA) filed the environmental impact assessment for its major container terminal project at Contrecoeur. The study was made public by the Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency on January 18, 2018. This is a pivotal...

11:59
News about record-low costs tops the 2017 year-end review of wind energy in Canada. In December, a competitive electricity-supply auction in Alberta yielded the lowest-ever price paid for wind energy in Canada (weighted average of $37 / MWh) and also...

10:30
Green America congratulated T-Mobile today on being the first telecom company in the U.S. to adopt the RE100 pledge, the company's commitment to move to 100 percent renewable energy by 2021.  T-Mobile is the first of the big four telecom companies in...

09:59
Soaring Sky, a premiere drone service and training company, is working with insurance companies nationwide to improve disaster management and structural inspections. The use of the latest drone technology is safer, more efficient, and more...


29 january 2018

16:45
CN has been identified as a global leader for its actions and strategies to manage environmental issues, and has been awarded a position on the Supplier A List by CDP, the non-profit global environmental disclosure platform. One hundred companies...

16:15
Covanta Holding Corporation ("Covanta" or the "Company"), a world leader in sustainable waste and energy solutions, announced today that the Rookery South Energy Recovery Facility ("Rookery") has been granted an environmental permit by the UK...

15:11
Chilean President Michelle Bachelet and Kristine McDivitt Tompkins, President and CEO of Tompkins Conservation, today signed the decrees creating Pumalín National Park and Patagonia National Park Chile. The one million acres and world-class...

13:20
The Institute for Bioscience and Biotechnology Research (IBBR) has been awarded a $1.1M U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) grant to elucidate the mechanism of rust pathogenesis in poplar in an effort to engineer durable resistance for this important,...

12:45
ThisCap brings to market the first ever Tethered Bottle Cap for carbonated and hot fill beverages as well as all other beverage and bottle types. The timing for ThisCap's innovative product is perfect given that the world is in an all-out rush to...

12:28
Today Proterra, the leading innovator in heavy-duty electric transportation, announced that Minnesota Valley Transit Authority (MVTA) will deploy a 40-foot Proterra Catalyst® E2 electric bus for Super Bowl LII. Zero-emission, battery electric buses...

10:05
One of the most influential, beloved and best-selling musical acts of all time, Depeche Mode have sold over 100 million records worldwide and have played to more than 30 million fans since their formation in 1981. And, in their 37 year career,...

09:30
Pearl Certification jump-started 2018 by closing on the final $225,000 of its $1.75 million Series Seed 2 raise. The round includes Charlottesville, VA-based investors with interest and expertise in cleantech, and New York City based investors...

09:00
SUEZ, a global services and solutions company with operations primarily in water and waste management, has partnered with the Newsy Brand Studio on "Ripple Effect," a four-part video series distributed across the Newsy video network. Newsy Brand...

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