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    Challenge awarding $15M for emission cutting ideas

    November 4, 2010 by CanadianManufacturing.com Staff

    Companies to get expert feedback on new products, processes

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    Canada drops to eighth in UN quality of life ranking

    November 4, 2010 by The Canadian Press

    Canada routinely led the list in the 1990s, when the UN first started compiling the index of living standards.

  • Suncor orders 55 wind turbines

    November 3, 2010 by CanadianManufacturing.com Staff

    Suncor Energy has ordered 55 GE 1.6-megawatt wind turbines for the Wintering Hills wind farm near Drumheller, Alta, projected to be one of the largest wind power projects in Alberta.

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    GM IPO expected to raise $10 billion

    November 2, 2010 by The Canadian Press

    Detroit, Mich.: The sale of General Motors stock is expected to raise about $10 billion in an initial public offering that will reduce the US government’s stake in the automaker below 50 per cent, three people briefed on the sale said

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    Pumped and primed

    November 1, 2010 by Nordahl Flakstad

    Facing eight-dollar-a-barrel oil and heavy debt, Calgary oilfield-equipment manufacturer KUDU Industries Inc. was, by March 1998, like a smoker warned by a doctor to quit and shed some weight, or suffer the consequences.

  • $193M order for Toromont

    November 1, 2010 by CanadianManufacturing.com Staff

    The Toronto-based company has inked the major deal with an Australian natural gas producer.

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    Canada opens world’s most advanced aerospace research centre

    November 1, 2010 by CanadianManufacturing.com staff

    Thompson, Man.: A $42-million research and testing facility for the aerospace industry has opened in northern Manitoba. The Global Aerospace Centre for Icing and Environmental Research (GLACIER) will be used by Rolls-Royce to test its new Trent XWB engine for

  • Venezuela nationalizes biggest steel producer

    November 1, 2010 by The Canadian Press

    The move is the latest of many nationalizations in the South American Country.

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    Canadian firms target emerging markets

    November 1, 2010 by CanadianManufacturing.com Staff

    OTTAWA: Export Development Canada’s (EDC) business volumes in emerging markets reached $10.8 billion in the first half of 2010, an increase of $2.4 billion over the same period last year. “Emerging markets attracted Canadian exporters and investors looking for the

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    Colleges creating more training for green economy

    October 29, 2010 by CanadianManufacturing.com

    Ontario’s next wave of workers will have more skills in areas like renewable energy technology and environmental management, according to a new report from Colleges Ontario, an organization representing 24 public colleges in the province. Colleges Driving a Sustainable Future: