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Feature Chemicals General Technology
October 20, 2020  

Controllable membrane to pull CO2 out of exhaust streams

Electrically switchable system continuously separates gases without moving parts or wasted space.

News General
October 15, 2020  

EU leaders divided over new climate goals for 2030

Proposal to reduce emissions 55% by 2030 compared to 1990 levels, compared the current target of 40%.

Insight Energy Government Manufacturing Economy General Sustainability
October 13, 2020  

Trudeau delivers another blow to energy, mining sectors

Plan requiring projects to describe how they will achieve net-zero emissions may not even be feasible.

News Automotive Government Manufacturing General Production
October 8, 2020  

Feds, Ontario ante up millions to produce EVs at Ford’s Oakville plant

Part of a three-year agreement worth nearly $2 billion between the automaker and Unifor announced in September.

News Chemicals Manufacturing General
October 8, 2020  

Plastics industry says its products are not ‘toxic’, urges feds to rethink

Single-use plastic items will be banned because they are both harmful to the environment and difficult to recycle.

News Chemicals Manufacturing General Sustainability
October 7, 2020  

Straws, stir sticks, bags first targets of nationwide plastics ban

OTTAWA โ€” Environment Minister Jonathan Wilkinson says six single-use

News Government General Sustainability
October 7, 2020  

COVID-19 to climate: Lessons from this global crisis for the next

Virus linked to some of the same issues as human-influenced climate change.

News Government Manufacturing General Sustainability
September 28, 2020  

Leaders to UN: If virus doesn’t kill us, climate change will

Coronavirus has diverted resources and attention from what could have been the marquee issue.

News Government Manufacturing General
September 28, 2020  

China fires back at US over environment, South China Sea

Calls the US the “biggest destroyer of international environmental co-operation.”

News Government Manufacturing General Sustainability
September 23, 2020  

Carbon price court case is about climate change, not the Constitution

What’s at stake is Canada’s ability to contribute to global climate action under the 2015 Paris Agreement.

News Government Manufacturing General
September 21, 2020  

Federal, provincial battle over carbon tax goes to the Supreme Court

Will hear three separate cases to determine if the federal carbon-tax legislation is constitutional.

News Government Manufacturing General Sustainability
September 16, 2020  

Task force recovery plan calls for $55B for climate, clean energy

One of a rising number of reports bombarding the Liberal government with demands prior to the Throne Speech.

News Government Manufacturing General Sustainability
September 15, 2020  

Climate change fuels California fires; Trump doesn’t think ‘science knows’

Experts say his suggestion that the planet is going to start to unexpectedly cool is at odds with reality.

News Electronics Government General Sustainability
September 10, 2020  

German study highlights carbon footprint of video streaming

Looks at the amount of CO2 produced by data centres and by the transmission technology streaming it to consumers.

News Energy Manufacturing General Technology
September 8, 2020  

Ballard launches first zero emissions module to power ships

Aligns with aggressive targets (50% lower) for reduction of CO2 emissions in the sector by 2050.