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News Manufacturing Minerals General Sustainability
July 25, 2019  

UBC research on capturing carbon from mining secures federal funding

NRC has awarded $2 million for testing of techniques at the Gahcho Kue diamond mine in the Northwest Territories.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas Economy General Operations Production Sustainability
October 17, 2016  

Government reduces proposed emergency fund for pipeline spills

Pipeline Safety Act would bring down the minimum amount of “readily available” money to at least 5% of a company’s liability from 10%.

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.

News Energy Forestry Government Manufacturing General Operations Production Sustainability
April 13, 2015  

Cascades investing $26M to expand Quebec cardboard plant

Will install new process that produces biofuel derived from natural plant polymer.

News Energy Oil & Gas Business Operations General
January 21, 2015  

NB takes go slow approach on offshore energy accord with Ottawa

Natural Resources Canada said the province has not made a request to initiate formal discussions.

News Energy Oil & Gas General Sustainability
January 20, 2015  

Energy infrastructure needs trump environment, poll suggests

But results show Canadians remain weary of government’s ability to environmental emergencies.

Feature Forestry Manufacturing Pulp & Paper Business Operations General Operations Production Sustainability
December 30, 2014  

Betting on newsprint

As competitors fold, Alberta Newsprint Co. adopts an innovative business strategy that quickly adapts to market conditions.

Feature Manufacturing Facilities Maintenance General
December 17, 2014  

Inside Maintenance: Implementing ISO 50001

NRCan offers tools that will help validate improvement initiatives and verify ongoing performance.

News Energy Oil & Gas Business Operations Economy General Sustainability
October 14, 2014  

Oil and gas foreign investment already tops $19.6B in 2014

Research reveals 98% of Canadian energy production is exported to the US.

Feature Energy Government Manufacturing General Operations
October 1, 2014  

Smarter energy use

NRCan offers financial assistance for improvement projects.

News Forestry Manufacturing Pulp & Paper Business Operations General Operations Production Sustainability Technology
May 20, 2014  

Study calls for more federal investment in forestry technology

Canada’s forest sector saw net operational losses in 2008 and 2009, and still has not recovered to pre-recession levels.

News Energy Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Sustainability Technology
September 23, 2013  

CN, feds eyeing oil by rail to Prince Rupert, BC

Quantities would match those of the proposed Northern Gateway.

News Energy Oil & Gas Business Operations Operations Sustainability
August 6, 2013  

Governments, industry team up on pipeline research

The Canadian Pipeline Technology Collaborative hopes to make Canada’s pipeline system safer and more efficient.

News Automotive Business Operations Operations Production Sustainability
May 14, 2013  

Dana gets $3M to develop thermal management technologies

Projects meant to enhance battery systems in electric, plug-in hybrid-electric, and hybrid-electric vehicles.

News Energy Manufacturing Business Operations Production Sustainability
May 6, 2013  

Lafarge, partners invest $8 million in low carbon fuels at cement plant

Ontario plant will use renewable, locally-procured, low carbon fuels to cut GHG emissions.