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Communiqués de presse par sujet : Enjeux environnementaux

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21 septembre 2018

17:57
Thunderstorms and high winds that started this afternoon have caused power outages to more than 100,000 Hydro One customers. It is expected this weather will continue throughout the evening, potentially causing further damage. Hydro One has already...

13:57
The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) has confirmed the presence of emerald ash borer in Bedford, Nova Scotia. The new finding is a first for Nova Scotia, which is outside of the current areas regulated for emerald ash borer in Canada. The...

13:57
L'Agence canadienne d'inspection des aliments (ACIA) a confirmé la présence de l'agrile du frêne à Bedford, Nouvelle-Écosse. La nouvelle détection est une première pour la Nouvelle-Écosse, qui se trouve à l'extérieur des zones actuellement...

11:30
L'Agence canadienne d'évaluation environnementale (l'Agence) doit décider si une évaluation environnementale fédérale est requise pour le projet de forage exploratoire extracôtier au sud-est de Terre-Neuve, situé à 300 kilomètres à l'est de...

11:25
The Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency (the Agency) must decide whether a federal environmental assessment is required for the proposed Southeastern Newfoundland Offshore Exploration Drilling Project, located 300 kilometres east of St. John's,...

10:13
En tant que principal acheteur de biens et de services canadiens, le gouvernement du Canada utilise une nouvelle méthode d'approvisionnement pour aider les propriétaires de petite entreprise du pays à commercialiser leurs idées et à résoudre des...

10:08
As the single-largest purchaser of goods and services, the federal government is using procurement in a new way to help Canadian small business owners commercialize their ideas and solve complex government challenges. Through the Innovative Solutions...

09:42
Le maire de Beaconsfield, M. Georges Bourelle et les élus de la Ville sont heureux d'inviter les représentants des médias à une conférence de presse portant sur une nouvelle étape dans la protection du bois Angell, par l'acquisition de la Ville de...

09:36
The Mayor of Beaconsfield, Mr. Georges Bourelle, and elected City officials are pleased to invite media representatives to a press conference for the announcement of a new step in the protection of Angell Woods. This new step consists of the...

09:29
L'honorable Amarjeet Sohi, ministre des Ressources naturelles du Canada, a fait aujourd'hui la déclaration suivante concernant le projet d'agrandissement du réseau de Trans Mountain : « Le projet d'agrandissement du réseau de Trans Mountain est un...

09:27
The Honourable Amarjeet Sohi, Minister of Natural Resources, today issued the following statement on the Trans Mountain Pipeline Expansion project: "The Trans Mountain Pipeline Expansion project (TMX) is an investment in Canada's future. "The...

07:18
The new government of the Republic of Sierra Leone has chosen Agrotop, a leading global player in livestock turnkey projects, and Integrated Solutions Africa (ISA) Group, which specializes in financial solutions and implementation of complex projects...


20 septembre 2018

21:05
While climate change is generally agreed upon as a scientific fact by experts, there is less consensus on the policies best designed to address it, which serves as the concept behind The Portsmouth Conference. At this international event in October...

19:34
At a time of unprecedented urbanization and climate-induced threats, the World Economic Forum ranks water among the top ten risks facing the planet, from severe droughts to catastrophic flooding. During an investor webcast hosted this week by Bank of...

17:49
Aujourd'hui, dans le cadre du Sommet du G7, devant un auditoire composé d'intervenants importants des ministères de l'Environnement, des Océans et de l'Énergie, le American Chemistry Council (ACC) a fait part de ses plus récentes réalisations et de...

17:39
If you are a farmer living in Northern Saskatchewan and you've got unwanted agricultural pesticides and outdate livestock medications at the back of a farm shed, Cleanfarms has important news for you.  From October 1 to 5, Cleanfarms is running...

16:00
WaterEquity, the first-ever impact investment manager with an exclusive focus on ending the global water crisis, announces the first close of its US $50 million flagship fund?WaterCredit Investment Fund 3 (WCIF3)?at US $33 million. Investors include...

13:06
The USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) in California will hold a State Technical Advisory Committee (STAC) meeting on Oct. 10, 2018. The STAC is invited to recommend natural resource priorities for the Agency to consider as it...

12:18
Un Canadien sur cinq, vit dans une collectivité le long de nos côtes, et plus de 300 000 emplois au Canada dépendent directement du secteur maritime. Notre gouvernement reconnaît qu'une économie prospère dépend de la santé et du caractère durable des...

12:10
One Canadian out of five live in communities along our ocean coasts and over 300,000 Canadian jobs are tied to the marine sector. Our Government recognizes that a prosperous economy depends on healthy and sustainable oceans, here in Canada and around...

11:05
Addressing an audience of key stakeholders at the G7 Meeting of Environment, Oceans and Energy Ministers, the American Chemistry Council (ACC) today shared its latest progress and ambitious commitments to help end plastic waste in the environment....

10:55
IFCO, the leading global provider of reusable packaging solutions for fresh foods, announced that it is inaugurating a sustainability certification initiative for its retailer customers in Europe and North America. IFCO is amongst the most...

09:15
Circulate Capital, the impact-focused investment management firm dedicated to financing companies, projects, and infrastructure that prevent ocean plastic ("Company"), and SecondMuse, a global business accelerator that works with local stakeholders,...

09:00
EESTech announces a Zero-Waste Reclamation and Remediation process breakthrough for the management of mine site and process waste. Billions of tons of resources are extracted from the earth each year. A legacy of the...

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The timely short documentary series Let Science Speak is set to premiere on September 20th during the Tribeca TV Festival and will then immediately be available on YouTube and at www.letsciencespeak.com.  Let Science Speak leverages intimate...

08:00
REI Co-op is celebrating National Public Lands Day with over 75 events across the country to steward and raise awareness for public lands. From repairing local trails to beautifying parks to community celebrations, REI is inviting members of all ages...

07:10
Today, Michael R. Bloomberg unveiled the second annual Bloomberg Global Business Forum's official program and announced new participants including Norwegian Prime Minister Erna Solberg, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdo?an, Dutch Prime Minister...

06:30
Enerkem inc. (www.enerkem.com), chef de file mondial en production de biocarburants à partir de matières résiduelles, a annoncé aujourd'hui lors de la réunion des...

06:30
Enerkem Inc. (www.enerkem.com), a world-leading waste-to-biofuels and chemicals producer, announced today at the G7 Environment, Energy and Oceans Ministerial Meeting in Halifax, Nova Scotia, that it will be exploring opportunities to take action on...

06:00
Le premier catalogue qui regroupe des produits et des services pour combattre les nuisances olfactives au niveau des municipalités, des industries et de l'agriculture. Aucune compagnie au Québec ne publie un catalogue...


19 septembre 2018

16:39
La direction régionale de la Capitale-Nationale et de la Chaudière-Appalaches du Centre de contrôle environnemental du Québec du ministère du Développement durable, de l'Environnement et de la Lutte contre les changements climatiques a été avisée...

13:13
This year USDA's Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) is celebrating its silver anniversary of providing conservation easements nationwide. But NRCS has offered easement options through the Farm Bill to California landowners for the past 26...

11:30
En marge de la rencontre des ministres de l'Environnement, des Océans et de l'Énergie du G7, Éco Entreprises Québec (ÉEQ) et Citeo annoncent aujourd'hui la tenue du premier Forum de rencontres Québec-France portant sur l'innovation en matière de...

10:17
- Grant F. Reid, chef de la direction de Mars, affirme que Mars est déterminée à « changer la trajectoire opérationnelle de nos activités » sur un éventail de questions dont le changement climatique et la pauvreté. - Mars s'attachera à réparer les...

09:37
Verdani, LLC, an industry leader in sustainability consulting and ESG management, is proud to announce the release of their clients' 2018 GRESB Results for the 2017 calendar year. Seven of the eight portfolios Verdani supports have achieved a top ten...

08:35
Sending a strong message to state policymakers, a new survey of the state's registered voters conducted by The Fairleigh Dickinson University Poll for ReThink Energy NJ found that 66 percent do not consider natural gas to be clean energy, an...

08:33
- Le PDG Grant F. Reid explique que Mars entend « changer la trajectoire de la façon dont elle mène ses activités » pour toute une série de questions ? comme les changements climatiques et la pauvreté. - Mars cherchera à réparer les chaînes...

05:00
Des documents obtenus par une demande d'accès à l'information indiquent que l'exploitation d'un des territoires les plus prometteurs en hydrocarbures au Québec n'entraînera que 382?555 $ de retombées économiques directes annuellement. C'est ce que...


18 septembre 2018

14:08
Manufacturers need to take extra care in their processes and manufacturing procedures to assure that they are not negatively impacting society and the environment. Many associations and organizations exist to help plants and other facilities to set...

13:08
Sustainably packaged water brand Boxed Water and iconic fashion brand rag & bone announce the Boxed Water Project; a new partnership aimed at inspiring consumers to support the planet while expressing their creativity. The brands are launching a...

11:30
American Hotel Income Properties REIT LP ("AHIP", the "Company") is pleased to confirm that its hotels in North Carolina have remained open during Hurricane Florence and these properties have not sustained any meaningful damage as a result of the...

10:00
C'est avec beaucoup de fierté que l'organisme Héritage Saint-Bernard annonce avoir reçu une aide financière de 49 900 $ de la Fondation Hydro-Québec pour l'environnement afin d'améliorer les infrastructures d'encadrement des visiteurs au centre...

09:19
Mars is changing how it does business?one year from the launch from its 'Sustainable in a Generation' Plan. It comes after Mars CEO Grant F. Reid last year warned that the "global supply chain is broken," and business...

09:04
Contrary to a widespread myth, forest harvesting is not synonymous with deforestation and does not threaten the sustainability of our forests, which are actually under-harvested. Thanks to innovation, the forestry industry is more and more productive...

09:03
Contrairement à un mythe répandu, la récolte forestière n'est pas synonyme de déforestation et ne menace pas la pérennité de nos forêts, et son potentiel est même sous-exploité. Grâce à l'innovation, l'industrie forestière est de plus en plus...

09:00
With the planet facing an exploding population and unprecedented levels of biodiversity loss, National Geographic Society Executive Vice President and Chief Scientist Dr. Jonathan Baillie and Vice President of the Chinese Academy of Sciences Dr....

08:31
California Fish Grill announces today a partnership with the Monterey Bay Aquarium Seafood Watch program, formalizing their commitment to serve sustainably caught or raised seafood in all of their locations. As a Seafood Watch Business Partner,...

07:00
A new Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) report urges communities to consider natural (or "green") infrastructure to limit their flood risk. IBC collaborated with the Intact Centre on Climate Adaptation (Intact Centre) and the International Institute...

07:00
Michigan's vast network of trails traverse 12,500 miles of state-designated trails, 2,600 miles of rail trails, and "transmission trails" and programs that offer hikers, bikers, nature enthusiasts and others the opportunity to appreciate and enjoy...

06:30
La pollution plastique est un grave problème mondial qui menace la santé de nos océans, de nos lacs et de nos rivières. Voilà pourquoi le premier ministre, Justin Trudeau, a lancé la charte internationale sur les plastiques dans les océans en juin...

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