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23 october 2018

11:41
Canadians are seeing the costs of climate change first hand, from wildfires in the west to floods in the east, smoke that makes the air unsafe to breathe and heatwaves that endanger the young and the elderly. We need to act now to fight back against...

09:30
With hurricanes and severe weather sweeping the country and taking their toll on trees nationwide, Canon U.S.A., Inc., a leader in digital imaging solutions, stays steadfast in its commitment to support the Arbor Day Foundation's "Replanting Our...

09:00
PrimaLoft, Inc., a global leader in advanced material technology solutions, today introduced PrimaLoft® Bio, the first synthetic insulation made from 100% recycled, biodegradable* fibers. Developed over the last four years by PrimaLoft's team of...

09:00
The Inlandsis Fund, established in Québec, and Vessels Coal Gas Inc. (VCG), a Colorado-based firm, have entered into a long-term agreement to dramatically reduce the emissions of methane from the Cambria 33 mine. The mine, which ceased operations in...

08:46
Energy research from Parks Associates reveals 29% of U.S. broadband households are very familiar with at least one energy program, with product rebates and purchase incentives scoring the highest. 360 Deep Dive: Incentivizing Whole Home Energy...

07:00
In less than 100 days the world will remember the 200,000+ lives that were lost in the 2010 Haiti earthquake. Frontline news will marvel at the 1.5 million people who became homeless overnight and the aid dollars that seemed to vanish. One company,...

07:00
The leading multinational companies hold larger share in the global composites market, states Transparency Market Research in its recent report. Some of the prominent players in the market are KINECO, Owens Corning, Creative Composites Ltd., APPLIED...

07:00
The final four teams competing for the $10 million George Barley Water Prize to find a safe and effective way to remove algae-causing phosphorus in water supplies will be announced on Wednesday, October 24 at 4:30 PM at the Toronto Reference...

06:00
Members of the media are invited to attend a technical briefing on the Government of Canada's ongoing efforts to tackle climate change. The briefing will offer background information only, and it is not for attribution. Senior officials from the...


22 october 2018

20:59
WHEN: Tuesday October 23, 10:00 am PT, 1:00 pm ET WHERE: Main Lobby, 312 Main St, Vancouver, BC (entrance on Cordova St) WHO: Grand Chief Stewart Phillip, President, Union of BC Indian Chiefs (UBCIC) Kennedy Stewart, Mayor-Elect of Vancouver Eugene...

20:36
The Nature Conservancy, Emporia Community Foundation and Hedges family are delighted to announce that Justin Roemer, a graduate student studying biology at Fort Hays State University, has been given the Lance Hedges Conservation Award. The...

20:00
"Up Down: Re-imagine Recreate," sustainable art & fashion pop-up exhibition has arrived in October at 192 Elizabeth Street in Manhattan, curated by a creative start-up MindSight Lab, and advised by Parsons, F.I.T. and Columbia professors. It revolves...

19:04
Members of the media are invited to attend a technical briefing on the Government of Canada's ongoing efforts to tackle climate change. The briefing will offer background information only, and it is not for attribution. Senior officials from the...

17:21
Lumimove, Inc. (doing business as WPC Technologies), today applauded the unanimous decision by the U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) that there is a "reasonable indication" of material injury to the U.S. industry by the dumped imports from...

17:18
Due to transmission constraints, FortisBC is reaching out to customers to let them know that our regional natural gas supply, including the province, will be limited to 50 to 80 per cent of normal levels. This means that the natural gas system will...

17:10
The Government of Canada is committed to protecting the environment and our natural heritage while growing our economy. Today, the Minister of Environment and Climate Change, the Honourable Catherine McKenna, announced that the Marine Terminal...

14:12
For Scrivner Hoppe-Glosser, a small farmer in Pleasant Grove, Calif., he can't help but beam at the newest thing to pop up in his farm field. It isn't one of his 40 different specialty crops that he grows for popular restaurants in the Sacramento...

13:13
U-Haul® will soon be showcasing its first company-owned and -operated retail and self-storage facility in Lake in the Hills thanks to the recent acquisition of the former shopping center at 81 N. Randall Road. U-Haul...

13:04
Canada has the longest coastline in the world, serving as home to rich biodiversity and precious ecosystems. The Government of Canada is building on its historic Oceans Protection Plan, and taking immediate action to preserve and restore marine...

09:27
In the context of the visit by members of the cabinet of President-Elect Andrés Manuel López Obrador to Ottawa, Senator Napoleón Gómez Urrutia asks the government of that country to investigate labor and environmental violations committed by some...

09:00
Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Transport will announce new measures to help in the protection and recovery of endangered whales populations.   Date: October 22, 2018 Time: 9:30: a.m. Location: Vancouver Fraser Port Authority (North...

08:00
BOULDER, Colo., Oct. 22, 2018 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Long before 'regenerative' became an agricultural buzzword, ecologist Allan Savory had a big idea: overgrazed and damaged grassland could be restored to health and productivity through Holistic...

05:05
Nestlé Waters North America (NWNA), together with ENGIE Resources, today announced they have signed a renewable energy agreement through which ENGIE will supply over 50 percent of the energy needed for NWNA's manufacturing and distribution facilities...


21 october 2018

18:00
As a new report from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) warns that increasing global temperatures could cause catastrophic ice melt ice melt in East Antarctica, members of the Antarctic and Southern Ocean Coalition (ASOC) are urging...


19 october 2018

15:15
Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Transport will announce new measures to help in the protection and recovery of endangered whales populations.   Date: October 22, 2018 Time: 9:30: a.m. Location: Vancouver Fraser Port Authority (North...

12:41
PNM Resources' New Mexico utility, PNM, received approval on Wednesday from the New Mexico Public Regulation Commission (NMPRC) to purchase 100 megawatts of solar generation from NM Renewable Development, LLC (NMRD) in order to continue serving the...

12:10
Protecting the environment and growing the economy are priorities for the Government of Canada. By working with Canadian organizations, businesses, and Indigenous Peoples across the country to protect nature and its wildlife, the Government is...

10:00
HOUSTON, Oct. 19, 2018 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The Keynote is scheduled from 8:30 AM ? 10:00 AM on Wednesday, November 14th. Immediately following the Keynote, Louisiana Lt. Governor Billy Nungesser will deliver the Welcome. The governor grew up in...

07:00
According to a new survey released today from the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC), employees who work in LEED-certified green buildings are happier, healthier and more productive than employees in conventional and non-LEED buildings. The survey...

06:00
The Honourable Marie-Claude Bibeau, Minister of International Development, on behalf of the Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development, will announce funding for a clean technology project that will benefit...

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