GM to Build Commercial EV in Ontario
General Motors is bringing production of its BrightDrop…
Canada Goose launches sustainable impact strategy
Parka maker has achieved carbon neutrality as of March 2020 through investments in strategic offsetting projects.
Federal natural disaster bills now average more than $430M a year
Germanwatch’s Climate Risk Index lists Canada ninth among the countries most affected by climate change in 2018.
Alberta NDP wants $30M energy war room shut down
Doing more harm than good with its high-profile errors.
Semafo mine in Burkina Faso won’t reopen this year following attack
Company says it continues to support victims and their families as it works on a plan for the future.
Plug pulled after eight years on urea, methanol plant in Becancour
Unable to negotiate a fixed price with its suppliers of engineering services and construction.
Uniboard invests $38.5M in its Val-d’Or wood products mill
Second phase of a major upgrade project to build a world-class particleboard, TFL facility.
Debt mounts as Ontario moves back into deficit ahead of election
Deficit of $6.7 billion as Liberals’ decision reverses a key promise to stay in the black this year.
Quebec pension fund, union fund won’t support Bombardier’s Beaudoin
Also voting against the executives’ compensation package that includes hikes of nearly 50%.
Three die, 4 hurt when boiler explodes in St. Louis box plant
Investigators were trying to pinpoint what caused the 1.5-ton cast iron boiler to blow up.
New Flyer powers up new near-zero emissions bus engine
Compressed natural gas engine will power a New Flyer Xcelsior XN40 bus.
Electrovaya introduces next-gen lithium ion energy cell
LC-44 from Litarion subsidiary features higher energy density and longer cycle life.
Canadian CEO loses bids to avoid extradition to US on fraud charges
Charges stem from a now-cancelled contract involving armoured vehicles destined for Iraq.
French court upholds 4-year sentence for fake breast implants
Company founder guilty of aggravated fraud over implants sold worldwide from 2001 to 2010.
Sherwin-Williams buying rival Valspar for $11.3B
Combined company would have annual revenue of $15.6 billion.