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9 december 2020

04:52
The need for greater sustainability and efficient use of resources, including food and malnutrition, has never been more firmly embedded in the public consciousness. Responding to the results of climate change and the call to action from governments,...

01:38
As the 5th Anniversary of the Paris Agreement approaches, leaders from around the globe call for renewed international cooperation to develop a plan to wind down fossil fuel production consistent with the agreed upon limit of 1.5C of warming and...


8 december 2020

08:53
OPSEU/SEFPO President Warren (Smokey) Thomas is calling out the provincial government for weakening environmental protection while the public was focused on the COVID-19 health crisis. Thomas's rebuke comes in the wake of Auditor General Bonnie...

05:15
Europeans would like to see more recycling bins when they are out and about, according to a survey performed in 14 European countries by the LUCID polling agency in association with the Every Can Counts initiative that aims to raise awareness about...


7 december 2020

12:15
Canadians have learned the importance of forward planning and of sustained, collective action in this extraordinary pandemic year. COVID-19 will one day pass, but climate change will persist. The infrastructure decisions we make today will provide...

10:45
The safety and well-being of Canadians remains the Government of Canada's top priority as the COVID-19 pandemic continues. The federal government is taking decisive action to support families, businesses and communities, and continues to look ahead...


4 december 2020

18:25
The Land Trust Alliance, a national land conservation organization working to save the places people need and love by strengthening land conservation across America, today applauded introduction in Congress of an updated version of the Charitable...


3 december 2020

14:09
ThayerMahan, Inc., a world leader in autonomous maritime security solutions, completed operational testing and evaluation that demonstrated its Outpost and SeaWatch autonomous systems could identify, localize, and report illegal, unreported and...

05:00
A new report from the Canadian Institute for Climate Choices warns that the costs of climate change for Canada are massive and mounting, and recommends substantial increases in adaptation investment and enhanced climate risk disclosure to build...


2 december 2020

07:45
Raised by Wolves (2020), The Martian (2015) and The Gladiator (2000) director Sir Ridley Scott launched a trailer with stark warnings for both the global tech industry and humankind itself Scott launched the trailer at Web Summit, together with Luis...


1 december 2020

11:25
Kaleido, the pioneer in education savings, is introducing a new responsible and sustainable investment strategy this December with its new Sustainable Investment Policy. One financial action at a time, Kaleido is working to build a brighter future....


30 november 2020

15:00
Today, the National Wooden Pallet & Container Association (NWPCA) and the Pallet Foundation presented an Environmental Product Declaration for U.S. wooden pallets that reinforces the environmental attributes of wooden pallets for the supply chain and...


26 november 2020

11:15
The Government of Canada takes action to fight climate change and grow the economy. Today, the Honourable Jean-Yves Duclos, President of the Treasury Board, announced the publication of the updated Greening Government Strategy, setting new targets...

10:30
Greenfield Global Inc., Ontario's first and one of Canada's largest ethanol producers, today applauded the Ontario government's announcement of increased requirements for renewable content in regular-grade gasoline from 10 to 15 percent by 2030....

04:00
Prysmian Group announces the launch of a new project aimed at accelerating the race to net-zero CO2 emission. The announcement has been made during its "Sustainability Day", the digital stakeholders engagement event with Group top management sharing...


25 november 2020

15:45
The health of our marine and freshwater environment and the wildlife it sustains are critical to our country's culture, well-being, and the economy. Yet some of the species that find their home in the waters, rivers, lakes, estuaries, and marshes in...

14:25
The health of our marine and freshwater environment and the wildlife it sustains are critical to our country's culture, well-being, and the economy. Yet some of the species that find their home in the waters, rivers, lakes, estuaries, and marshes in...

13:00
From addressing water quality to plastic pollution, the Government of Canada is working with Canadians across the country to keep our water safe, clean, and well managed for future generations....


24 november 2020

13:33
The Foundation for Climate Restoration Looks Forward to Collaboration with John Kerry, the Incoming Administration's Special "Climate Envoy"....


19 november 2020

14:51
As the Government of Canada continues to protect and support Canadians through the COVID-19 pandemic, we must continue working toward building a better future. Canadians want a future where their kids and grandkids have cleaner air and healthier...

13:12
The federal government's new legislation to achieve net-zero greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions by 2050 is a step in the right direction, says Unifor....


18 november 2020

17:23
Prof. Carlos M. Duarte, a professor in Marine Science at the King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, KAUST, held a media briefing during the Summit Week of the Saudi G20 Presidency to talk about Securing a Future for the World's Coral...


17 november 2020

09:22
Today, 28 businesses?which employ hundreds of thousands of workers across all 50 states?launched the Zero Emission Transportation Association (ZETA), a new organization advocating for national policies that will enable 100% electric vehicle sales...

08:51
The Foundation for Climate Restoration welcomes Joseph R. Biden as the 46th President of the United States. The President Elect has committed to "marshall the forces of science and the forces of hope in the great battles of our time," including "the...


16 november 2020

10:55
The Nuclear Waste Management Organization (NWMO) will lead the development of an integrated radioactive waste management strategy, at the request of the Honourable Seamus O'Regan, Minister of Natural Resources Canada. This is part of the Government...

10:05
Protecting the health and safety of Canadians and the environment is the government's top priority when it comes to nuclear energy. While Canada has a robust framework to ensure the safety of nuclear energy, we must continue to modernize Canada's...


11 november 2020

09:00
"Design for Sustainable Cities" is an international student competition held by BE OPEN and Cumulus Association in support of the United Nations' SDG11: Sustainable Cities and Communities. The competition is open to students and graduates of all art,...

07:00
Institut national de la recherche scientifique (INRS) is pleased to announce the creation of the Intersectoral Centre for Endocrine Disruptors Analysis (ICEDA), a new centre devoted to the analysis of endocrine disruptors. Endocrine disruptors, most...

04:00
"Design for Sustainable Cities" is an international student competition held by BE OPEN and Cumulus Association in support of the United Nations' SDG11: Sustainable Cities and Communities. The competition is open to students and graduates of all art,...


6 november 2020

13:00
Construction has begun on a new 10,800 square foot environmental response depot in Port Hardy, B.C. Funded under the Government of Canada's Oceans Protection Plan, the new facility will strengthen the Canadian Coast Guard's capacity to respond to...


5 november 2020

01:25
Climate change continues to be the biggest threat our earth is facing. Caverion is contributing to a carbon-neutral society through its energy-efficient and sustainable solutions. Today Caverion publishes its sustainability targets, KPIs and actions...


30 october 2020

11:23
In their ministerial meeting on 27-28 September 2020, the G20 Energy Ministers have agreed on a communiqué where they endorsed the Circular Carbon Economy Platform as a tool to manage emissions and foster access to energy. G20 Energy Ministers have...


29 october 2020

21:09
The latest numbers from a new analysis by Clean & Prosperous America (CaPA) finds that the share of total early votes represented by young voters is up 22.2% nationally versus 2016, and up 16.5% in Georgia. In addition, voting by young voters (18-29)...

20:47
The latest numbers from a new analysis by Clean & Prosperous America (CaPA) finds that the share of total early votes represented by young voters is up 22.2% nationally versus 2016, and up 33.0% in Texas. Voting by young voters (18-29) is running...

20:21
The latest numbers from a new analysis by Clean & Prosperous America (CaPA) finds that the share of total early votes represented by young voters is up 22.2% nationally versus 2016, and up 2.0% in Iowa. Voting by young voters (18-29) is running 133%...

14:58
Canada is committed to achieving net zero by 2050 and exceeding our Paris Agreement targets by 2030. Methane is one of the most potent greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions, accounting for 43 percent of all GHGs in the oil and gas sector, which is why...

08:01
Daring Cities 2020, the virtual forum co-designed by ICLEI ? Local Governments for Sustainability (ICLEI) and the City of Bonn, brought together more than 4500 participants from over 150 countries to engage in nearly 100 technical and interactive...

07:56
The biggest digital exhibition for the green world, Ecomondo and Key Energy, organized by Italian Exhibition Group (IEG) and leader in Europe for the circular economy and renewable energies, is ready on the starting blocks and, at its 2020 edition,...


27 october 2020

17:15
Sherwood Bishop has been announced by Cox Enterprises and The Trust for Public Land as the 2020 National Cox Conserves Hero. As the recipient of this honor, Bishop has chosen the San Marcos Greenbelt Alliance as the beneficiary of the $50,000 award,...

16:15
ForeFront Power, a leading developer of distributed solar and energy storage projects in the U.S., today announced the completion of six solar projects in Illinois, adding 6.6 megawatts-DC (MWdc) / 5.5 megawatts-AC (MWac) of distributed power...


23 october 2020

11:52
In the past few months two respected analysts of youth civic engagement and voting, Tisch College/CIRCLE, and Harvard's Institute of Politics predicted that, based on their polling of young voters, youth turnout could be very high this...


22 october 2020

19:12
In the news release, He revolutionized the electric car with Tesla and the EV-1, now Wally Rippel is partnering with The State of California and Whisper Energy to kill the internal combustion engine for good, issued 22-Oct-2020 by Whisper Energy...

14:56
Whisper Energy Systems, Inc., is proud to announce they are partnering with EV-1 Co-Creator and Tesla engineer Wally Wippel, and the state of California, to develop and manufacture the revolutionary, small I.C.E. eradicating, Whisper Energy Empower...


21 october 2020

16:32
Today, Cadiz Inc. joins elected officials, water utilities, community leaders, educators and businesses from across the country as part of the sixth annual Imagine a Day Without Water, a nationwide day of education and advocacy focused on the value...


19 october 2020

10:54
Today's announcement focuses on significant improvements coming to our paper napkins that are estimated to save 900 tonnes of paper each year Additional announcements this week will focus on other measures to reduce the use of plastics and other...

09:30
Today, CBA President Jim Goetz participated in a news conference with Ontario Environment Minister Jeff Yurek to announce the release of the draft Blue Box regulation. Goetz made the following statement at the event to highlight the association's...

03:00
After COVID-19, we know that radical changes can happen fast. What we don't know yet is how to make the most of this new beginning, for people and nature. EU Green Week, Europe's biggest environmental event, in a fully virtual format from 19 to 22...


15 october 2020

07:00
EVgo, the nation's largest and 100% renewable public fast charging network for electric vehicles (EVs), today announced they have tripled the number of EV public fast chargers across Virginia's statewide network. The company has completed Cycle One...


14 october 2020

06:02
The Surfrider Foundation, a nonprofit grassroots organization dedicated to the protection and enjoyment of the world's ocean, waves and beaches, for all people, through a powerful activist network, has released their 2020 State of the Beach Report,...


12 october 2020

10:03
Taking care of the environment is nothing new for Washington's dairy farmers, and now they are taking that commitment to the next level as the U.S. dairy industry commits to achieving carbon neutrality or better by 2050. October 12 is National...