News Manufacturing General
May 19, 2020  

Motif Labs commences cannabis operations at its Ontario facility

Will run a contract manufacturing hub partnering with cultivators, as well as third-party brands.

News Energy General
May 4, 2020  

FortisBC first to purchase renewable natural gas made from wood waste

REN Energy’s Fruitvale, B.C., facility is anticipated to produce over one million gigajoules of RNG annually, making it the largest source of RNG in the province to date

News Forestry Manufacturing General
June 30, 2017  

Softwood fight squeezes NB forestry firm with cross-border operations

Disrupting the lumber trade between Maine, Quebec and New Brunswick would hurt good-paying jobs.

Feature Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General Sustainability
December 22, 2016  

Green power: a battery breakthrough and wood-to-gas

University of Waterloo and Gaz Metro provide alternatives to traditional energy sources.

News Government Manufacturing General Sustainability
July 27, 2016  

Alberta awards $13M for biomass research and development

Directed at researchers and companies focusing on industrial bioproducts or technologies.

News Chemicals General
July 26, 2016  

BIC gets $12M from FedDev for bio-based innovation in Sarnia

Accelerator will help SME’s bring biomass chemicals and energy projects to market faster.

News Forestry Manufacturing Pulp & Paper General Sustainability
May 30, 2016  

Canfor-Licella JV to convert biomass to biocrude

Cat-HTR technology will be used to produce biofuels and biochemicals.

News Chemicals Manufacturing General
April 4, 2016  

Green chemistry from bio-based feedstocks is going global

BCC Research forecasts $1.5 trillion annually as renewable products replace existing products.

News Energy Government Manufacturing General
March 4, 2016  

AESO to develop incentives for renewable energy

Alberta Electric System Operator is to add hydroelectric, bio-mass, solar and wind to the electricity grid.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas General Operations Sustainability
June 18, 2015  

Renewable energy shows record growth in power sector

135 gigawatts of capacity added from wind, solar, hydropower, but few gains are being made in heating and transport.

News Chemicals Operations Sustainability Technology
December 18, 2013  

BASF, Renmatix partner to scale-up production of industrial sugars from biomass

Industrial sugars are important bio-based precursors for a variety of chemicals based on renewable feedstocks.

News Manufacturing Business Operations Sustainability
November 22, 2013  

Ontario vows to be first on continent to ban coal fired electricity generation

Ontario Liberals plan to introduce legislation that would keep generating stations from ever burning coal again once it’s eliminated in 2014.

News Energy Production Sustainability
August 15, 2013  

Saskatoon plant turns nutrients from bio waste into fertilizer

The plant is expected to produce about 300 tonnes of fertilizer from human waste.

News Energy Manufacturing Pulp & Paper Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Production Sustainability Technology
August 14, 2013  

Full steam ahead

Lumber mill saves with biomass boiler.

News Business Operations Operations Sustainability
April 2, 2013  

Northland Power acquires clean energy interests in Ontario, Northern Quebec

Power producer takes controlling stake in Canadian Environmental Energy Corp., Chapais Power Services Inc.

News Business Operations Operations Sustainability
October 11, 2012  

Germany to overhaul renewable energy subsidies

Tax hike on households of up to 50% needed to fund expansion.

News Business Operations Operations Sustainability
May 29, 2012  

$45M for GESI’s Alberta energy project

Green Energy Solution Industries (GESI) Inc. is working with a company in the US to put together $45 million of funding for a renewable energy project in Alberta using wood waste.

News Business Operations Operations Sustainability
April 12, 2012  

Renewable energy could cost $18B extra over 20 years

Renewable energy could cost Ontario electricity users an extra $18 billion over 20 years, according to a Fraser Institute report.

News Energy Business Operations Operations Sustainability
February 17, 2012  

Mustus to build a biomass power plant in Alberta

Mustus Energy Ltd. will be working with Lockheed Martin Canada to build a new 41.5 megawatt biomass-fuelled power generation plant in La Crete, Alta.

News Business Operations Operations Technology
November 10, 2011  

Boralex takes a writedown on closed biomass plant

Renewable energy producer Boralex is closing its troubled Dolbeau, Que. wood residue plant and taking a financial writeoff.

News Production Sustainability
May 9, 2011  

G2 Biochem taking ethanol to the next level

GreenField Ethanol plans to make next generation ethanol a commercial reality with the launch of G2 Biochem.

News Manufacturing Business Operations Operations Sustainability Technology
March 1, 2011  

BC paper mills to improve bio-energy generation capacities

Feds fund $18 million mill upgrades for Catalyst Paper

News Sustainability
April 15, 2010  

Woodland Biofuels Awarded $4 Million by Ontario

BURLINGTON, Ont.: Ontario is investing $4 million through the

News Energy Sustainability
December 21, 2009  

Enerkem energizes Edmonton’s waste

The folks in a Strathcona County neighbourhood near Edmonton