PLANT

News Energy General
October 14, 2020  

EU to tackle methane gases, boost energy efficiency

Wants to slash greenhouse gas emissions to at least 55% of what they were in 1990 over the next decade.

News General
January 25, 2018  

Ottawa partners with SAIT and industry on energy efficiency

Micro-CHP project will help capture wasted heat for use in other applications.

News Energy Manufacturing Business Operations General Sustainability
August 16, 2017  

ENERGY STAR for Industry program to improve industrial energy efficiency

New program will improve industrial sector energy efficiency by helping facilities track, analyze and reduce energy consumption.

Tech Centre Manufacturing General Machinery and Equipment Maintenance Operations Production Sustainability Technology
June 19, 2017  

Going green at ProMat 2017: hydrogen forklifts and other solutions

The material handling and logistics show’s sustainability centre promoted energy efficiency, reusing materials and saving space.

News Energy Government General Sustainability
June 6, 2017  

Edmonton program to help big buildings reduce energy consumption and emissions

Project will help companies take advantage of provincial government incentives to upgrade heating, cooling and lighting.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas Business Operations Economy General Sustainability
December 12, 2016  

Details of Canada’s framework agreement on climate change

Agreement intended to ensure Canada meets, or exceeds, the 2030 goal of reducing GHG emissions by 30% below 2005 levels.

Feature Energy Food & Beverage Manufacturing Oil & Gas General Machinery and Equipment Maintenance Operations Production Sustainability Technology
June 23, 2016  

Campbell powers up

CHP plant boosts energy savings.

Insight Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas Business Operations Economy General Sustainability
June 21, 2016  

Prepare to be disrupted

Developed economies are taking climate change a lot more

News Energy Government Manufacturing Business Operations Economy Facilities Maintenance General Machinery and Equipment Maintenance Operations Production Sustainability Technology
March 20, 2016  

Manufacturing energized

Managing industrial electricity use more efficiently for savings and sustainability.

Insight Energy Government Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Sustainability
March 15, 2016  

Energy efficiency makes good business sense

The message is clear: Ontario will be greener and industry will be participating…

News Government Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production Sustainability
February 18, 2016  

Ontario invests $100 million to boost cleantech innovation

Investment includes $25 million for an energy efficiency program to help small and medium-sized businesses reduce emissions.

Feature Energy Government Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations
February 15, 2016  

The Ontario energy enigma

A Q&A with AMPCO’s Adam White.

News Energy Government Oil & Gas Economy General Sustainability
November 26, 2015  

Alberta creating agency to develop energy conservation incentives, strategy

Reports suggest an energy efficiency program would generate up to $200 million in provincial revenue for Alberta per year.

News Manufacturing General Operations Production Sustainability Technology
July 28, 2015  

IBM wants to use waste heat to cool data centres [VIDEO]

Thermal pump-driven energy recycling program could make the cooling of high-consumption data centres much more efficient.

News Construction Government Manufacturing General Operations Production Sustainability
July 24, 2015  

Dynamic Windows gets $900K federal investment for manufacturing innovation

Company will use investment to produce first made-in-Canada Passivhaus wood window system.

Feature Energy Government Manufacturing General Sustainability
June 26, 2015  

What cap and trade means to manufacturers

Ontario’s carbon crusade will likely mimic programs in California and Quebec.

News Energy Government Manufacturing General Operations Production Sustainability
June 17, 2015  

NS energy efficiency agency cutting funding ask by $8M

Consumer power bills would see minimal increases.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas Economy General Sustainability
May 26, 2015  

Canada, US, Mexico establish climate change working group

Will focus on low-carbon electricity grids, clean energy technologies and energy efficiency.

Tech Centre Manufacturing Technology
January 13, 2015  

Replaces fluorescent and HID lighting

Appleton Group’s Viamaster linear LED luminaire provides up to

News Energy Oil & Gas General Sustainability
November 14, 2014  

China must transform coal based economy to meet climate targets

Has pledged to halt greenhouse gas emissions growth by 2030 or earlier if possible.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Economy General Technology
November 3, 2014  

Ontario’s Wynne inks $1B in China investment deals

Agreements focused on science and technology and energy efficiency.

News Energy Manufacturing General Sustainability
July 18, 2014  

Germany tops global energy efficiency rankings

The country offers SMEs subsidies of up to 30% for improvements to the efficiency of their manufacturing processes.

News Automotive Energy Manufacturing General Operations Sustainability
June 17, 2014  

Smartcool drives energy savings for UK car manufacturer

Project is part of the Birmingham, UK manufacturer’s efforts to reduce carbon emissions by 335 tons annually.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas General Operations Sustainability
May 12, 2014  

Senate energy bill headed for defeat amid Keystone XL dispute

Among other things, the bill would provide tax incentives for energy-efficient homes and commercial buildings.

News Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Production Technology
January 20, 2014  

Malaysia eases curbs on production of small, energy efficient cars

New auto policy aims to raise total industry production to 1.25 million vehicles and exports to 250,000 vehicles by 2020.

News Energy Manufacturing Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Production Sustainability Technology
September 20, 2013  

PLANT print issue: Raise your green profile

Upgrading practices saves energy, cuts waste and does a better job of meeting environmental standards.

News Sustainability
June 25, 2013  

Obama climate plan targets coal

Will push for renewable energy projects, international agreements.

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 Energy Business Operations Operations Sustainability
August 24, 2011  

GM to eliminate solvents from paint process

Automaker says new flame treatment, used on the Chevy Cruze, eliminates need for primers and other solvents

News Sustainability
August 17, 2011  

Green support fading

Companies would be better off offering conventional pricing and picking green issues wisely: consumerology report

News Business Operations Operations Sustainability
January 5, 2011  

What’s next for Canada’s energy sector

Plastics in Canada editor Erika Beauchesne examines the issues from inside one of the largest hydroelectric plants in the world

News Sustainability
October 8, 2009  

R&D collaboration designs a lighter automotive front end

Lightweight materials technologies play a crucial role in efforts