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July 19, 2018

Moe, Ford join together to oppose federal carbon pricing at N.B. meeting

Ontario's premier is set to intervene in Saskatchewan's court case against the federal government's carbon pricing scheme
July 20, 2018

Calgary waste firms Tervita and Newalta announce completion of merger

The combined firm will provide waste processing, treating, recycling and disposal services to customers in the oil and gas, mining and industrial sectors
July 19, 2018

McKenna ‘disappointed’ Ontario doesn’t have plan to fight climate change

The federal environment minister says she pressed her Ontario counterpart for details on the province's plan to fight climate change but he declined to provide them

July 18, 2018

SNC Lavalin and Holtec form joint venture to decommission nuclear plants

SNC and Holtec have formed a joint venture focusing on reactor decontamination and decommissioning
July 17, 2018

Formula E paves way for electric cars on and off racetrack

The electric race car circuit unveiled a new car in January that drastically improves upon the performance of the current model being used
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SNC Lavalin and Holtec form joint venture to decommission nuclear plants

SNC and Holtec have formed a joint venture focusing on reactor decontamination and decommissioning

BMW to make electric MINIs in China

BMW Group and Great Wall Motor are partnering to produce electric MINI vehicles in China, the biggest market for the technology

Appeals court backs $10B Volkswagen emissions cheating deal

Volkswagen agrees to a $10 billion settlement and acknowledges that vehicles were programmed to cheat on emissions tests.

BC Hydro launches second phase of vehicle charging stations across southern B.C.

A series of electric vehicle charging stations are being installed on B.C. roads and will help address "range anxiety"

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McKenna ‘disappointed’ Ontario doesn’t have plan to fight climate change

The federal environment minister says she pressed her Ontario counterpart for details on the province's plan to fight climate change but he declined to provide them

Moe, Ford join together to oppose federal carbon pricing at N.B. meeting

Ontario's premier is set to intervene in Saskatchewan's court case against the federal government's carbon pricing scheme

End of Ontario electric vehicle rebate program expected to hit sales

Ontario's program had come under criticism for subsidizing expensive cars

Pollution controls help red spruce rebound from acid rain

A tree species in the U.S. Northeast and the Appalachian Mountains is benefiting from cleaner air, a product of tighter environmental regulations since the 1990s

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New Brunswick should have second nuclear reactor: energy minister

The N.B. government recently announced it will spend $10 million to create a nuclear research cluster

$155.4M in government funding flowed to the cleantech sector in May and June

Canadian businesses and organizations in the cleantech sector secured $155.4M in government grants, contributions and incentives from federal and provincial programs in May and June 2018. Can your business benefit?

Green programs tied to cap-and-trade in limbo as Ford vows to scrap carbon pricing [UPDATED]

Some rebates for energy-efficient renovations that were financed through cap-and-trade revenues are already being phased out

Feds contribute $32.5M to wastewater facility upgrade for Alberta First Nation

Construction is underway on a new pumping station for the Samson Cree Nation. The project is expected to be completed by winter 2020

Environment and SafetyMore Environment and Safety

Calgary waste firms Tervita and Newalta announce completion of merger

The combined firm will provide waste processing, treating, recycling and disposal services to customers in the oil and gas, mining and industrial sectors

McKenna ‘disappointed’ Ontario doesn’t have plan to fight climate change

The federal environment minister says she pressed her Ontario counterpart for details on the province's plan to fight climate change but he declined to provide them

Moe, Ford join together to oppose federal carbon pricing at N.B. meeting

Ontario's premier is set to intervene in Saskatchewan's court case against the federal government's carbon pricing scheme

Nature can heal itself after an oil spill, it just needs a little help

In situ remediation, a method of cleaning oil or gas leaks using fertilizers, takes longer than the preferred method of digging up contaminated soil. But it can be less ecologically disruptive and cheaper

SustainabilityMore Sustainability

Calgary waste firms Tervita and Newalta announce completion of merger

The combined firm will provide waste processing, treating, recycling and disposal services to customers in the oil and gas, mining and industrial sectors

Appeals court backs $10B Volkswagen emissions cheating deal

Volkswagen agrees to a $10 billion settlement and acknowledges that vehicles were programmed to cheat on emissions tests.

Pruitt is out, handing EPA reins to former coal lobbyist

After a scandal plagued tenure, Scott Pruitt is leaving Washington. However, the Environmental Protection Agency's new acting administrator, Andrew Wheeler, is likely to build on Pruitt's regulation slashing legacy

Billions of dollars in limbo as incoming Ontario premier nixes cap-and-trade

The GreenON rebate program, which funded incentives for renovators to buy qualified heat pumps, insulation, solar panels, thermostats and other energy-saving projects, has been closed

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