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12 january 2018

15:18
The Competition Bureau participated in a proposed Canadian class action settlement agreement reached by Volkswagen, Audi and Porsche with buyers or lessees of certain 3.0 litre diesel vehicles. This settlement, if approved by the courts, will provide...

12:39
Due to the heavy snowfall forecast for tomorrow, Montréal's regional public health department (DRSP) of the CIUSSS du Centre-Sud-de-l'Île-de-Montréal would like to remind residents of measures to take to prevent carbon monoxide (CO) poisoning:...

12:25
Climate experts from NASA and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) will provide the annual release of data on global temperatures and discuss the most important climate trends of 2017 during a media teleconference at 11 a.m. EST...

11:22
Transportation Insight, a globally recognized Enterprise Logistics Provider and business strategist, has again received a Green Supply Chain Award from Supply & Demand Chain Executive. The honor marks Transportation Insight's 12th sustainability...

07:43
OIA Global, a leading worldwide logistics, packaging, and materials sourcing provider, has announced a collaboration with Digimarc, inventor of The Barcode of Everythingtm, and Ditto Sustainable Brand Solutions to create Ditto Smart Hangers.  By...

03:00
The Andes Amazon Fund celebrates the creation of Yaguas National Park, established today by the Peruvian government. Located in the northern region of Loreto, Peru's newest national park will safeguard 2,147,166 acres of rainforest and a vast river...


11 january 2018

17:39
VIZIO, Inc. announced today its Silver Tier award distinction from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recognizing the brand's significant contributions to sustainable electronics recycling practices.  VIZIO received the award at the EPA's...

13:37
The Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency (the Agency) is conducting a federal environmental assessment for the proposed Howse Property Iron Mine Project, located in Newfoundland and Labrador. The Agency invites the public and Indigenous groups...

08:40
Greenskies Renewable Energy LLC ("Greenskies") has completed the installation of solar arrays at four schools in Trumbull, Connecticut.  The projects will significantly lower the annual electric costs at Madison Middle School, Hillcrest Middle...

08:02
At Kellogg Company, our sustainability team works to ensure that our cereals, snacks, frozen and veggie foods are grown and made in the most ethical, environmental and socially responsible way. In a world where there are more people and increasingly...

03:39
Volvo Buses and Nanyang Technological University (NTU) in Singapore have signed a cooperation agreement on a research and development program for autonomous electric buses. The program is part of the Land Transport Authority of Singapore's drive to...


10 january 2018

16:27
The new year is a time when Canadians look for opportunities to make our lives and our world a little bit better. Conservation remains one of the best ways to do so. In the face of today's changing climate, protecting Canada's natural areas is our...

15:00
Northern Alberta Institute of Technology (NAIT) is receiving almost $600,000 from Western Economic Diversification Canada and $200,000 from Canada's Oil Sands Innovation Alliance (COSIA) to design and construct a high temperature, high pressure...

15:00
Today, the Ohio Conservative Energy Forum (OHCEF) www.ohcef.org released a statewide poll showing conservative voters throughout the state overwhelmingly support public policies that encourage greater production of renewable energy and increasing...

14:41
The Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency (the Agency) has commenced federal environmental assessments for the proposed Pelican Renewable Generating Station Project and the proposed Sundog Renewable Generating Station Project located approximately...

11:51
Lutheran World Relief (LWR) is providing cash assistance to more than 1,100 families to meet immediate needs in the wake of damage caused by Typhoon Tembin, which swept across the island nation of the Philippines in the days before Christmas....

10:00
Electric, hybrid and alternative fuel vehicles are the future of transportation. As Canadians continue to make greener choices, our government is giving them more options to drive clean while supporting a cleaner environment. The Honourable Jim...

10:00
Canada's Arctic is a vast and diverse region that is an integral part of this country. Marine transportation in the Arctic connects Canada to other countries and provides an essential lifeline for northern communities. To uphold the Government of...

06:30
Based on its recent analysis of the dry sanitation industry, Frost & Sullivan recognizes Enviro Loo with the 2017 Southern African Company of the Year Award. The company has created a sustainable sanitation solution with no reliance on stretched...

02:00
Almost half of students want a job that lets them give something back to the world   A third are looking for a role where they can think creatively  Over one third believe employers expect them to have strong digital skills and a...


9 january 2018

16:14
Georgia Power and PulteGroup, Inc. announced today a new partnership to develop Atlanta's first Smart Neighborhoodtm at Pulte's Altus at the Quarter development. The new, state-of-the art Pulte Homes community is located in Atlanta's Upper West...

10:31
Henry Repeating Arms is offering a unique version of their .30-30 Lever Action Rifle through a program that allows Safari Club members and chapters and Foundation donors to purchase directly from Henry with discounted pricing to increase profits from...

09:03
Hunt Mortgage Group, a leader in financing commercial real estate throughout the United States, announced today it provided a $33.6 million Fannie Mae loan to refinance Summit Mobile Home Park located in West Hills, California, which is within the...

09:00
Call2Recycle Canada, Inc., Canada's national consumer battery collection and recycling organization, today announced an innovation to bolster the safety in handling and transporting potentially dangerous batteries in Canada. Its battery collection...


8 january 2018

14:53
Today's operating environment for the commercial transportation industry is marked by growing fuel costs and the need for increased environmental responsibility. By promoting initiatives that reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions, the Government of...

13:00
CIT Group Inc. today announced its interactive philanthropic campaign, the Gratitude & Growth Project, garnered support from stakeholders across the country to plant nearly 18,000 trees in California and Florida to help restore forests in the states...

10:16
The AZEK Company, formerly known as CPG International LLC, today announced the company's new name, which reflects its growing share of the expanding residential and commercial building products market. The rebranding is part of the organization's...

10:16
The AZEK Company, formerly known as CPG International LLC, today announced the company's new name, which reflects its growing share of the expanding residential and commercial building products market. The rebranding is part of the organization's...

09:45
L'Oréal announced today that it has been recognized for its worldwide leadership in sustainability, ranking as the top performing global company and best performing personal products company on Newsweek's 2017 Global 500 Green Rankings with a...

04:06
The General Secretariat of the Isa Award for Service to Humanity announces that it is now accepting nominations for the Award's fourth edition (2017-2019). In 2009, His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa of the Kingdom of Bahrain established the...

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