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Feature Automotive Manufacturing General Sustainability
August 23, 2018  

Garbage to energy: GM to tap landfill gas for co-generation power

The automaker’s facilities in Oshawa are now 100% landfill free.

News Automotive Manufacturing General Production
December 10, 2017  

GM proposing co-gen power for St. Catharines propulsion plant

Project aims to reduce electricity costs, greenhouse gas emissions by 77%.

News Energy Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Sustainability Technology
March 13, 2013  

Fortress Paper mill conversion ramps up after recent problems

Co-generation project at Thurso, Que. cellulose mill nears completion.

News Energy Sustainability
June 14, 2012  

UBC gets biogasified

Nexterra hedges its bets on fledgling syngas

News Operations Sustainability
February 7, 2012  

Resolute buys Boralex co-gen plant in Quebec

Resolute Forest Products has purchased the idled co-generation operation at Dolbeau, Que., from Boralex for $5 million.

News Energy Oil & Gas Business Operations Sustainability
February 3, 2012  

Imperial Oil sanctions $2B Cold Lake expansion

Imperial Oil Limited has approved a $2 billion expansion of the company’s Cold Lake operation in northeastern Alberta.

News Operations Sustainability
November 16, 2011  

Lower Chinese lumber, pulp demand until mid 2012: Tembec

Forest products company Tembec says that Chinese demand for Canadian lumber and pulp has peaked and will remain soft throughout the winter.

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.