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News Government Manufacturing General Sustainability
December 1, 2020  

EU greenhouse gas emissions down 24% since 1990: report

With coronavirus pandemic, the commission expects emissions to fall an unprecedented 8% this year.

News Manufacturing General Sustainability
December 1, 2020  

Nutrien calls on fertilizer industry to support climate change drive

Agriculture program will help farmers make money from their environmental efforts through the buying and selling of carbon credits.

News Energy General Sustainability
November 20, 2020  

Boralex consolidates ownership in three wind farms with CDPQ stake

They have long-term power purchase agreements with Hydro-Quebec Distribution, expiring between 2032 and 2033.

News Energy Manufacturing General
November 12, 2020  

Shell customers can offset carbon emissions for two cents per litre

Will help energy company to produce or buy offset credits to reduce net CO2 emissions from production, refining and burning of fossil fuels.

News Automotive Manufacturing General Sustainability
November 11, 2020  

Electrifying Canada’s bus fleets needs $3B a year: Transit group

$1.5 billion set aside to get 5,000 electric school and transit buses on the road in Canada by 2025.

News Automotive General Sustainability
November 10, 2020  

Ford adding 350 jobs at 2 plants to make electric vehicles

500 workers between the Kansas City Assembly Plant the Rouge Electric Vehicle Center.

News Government Manufacturing General Sustainability
November 9, 2020  

Ottawa welcomes president elect Joe Biden as ally in climate fight

McKenna notes Biden’s promise to have the US rejoin the Paris Climate Agreement after it left the treaty last week.

News Automotive Manufacturing Metals Minerals General
November 9, 2020  

Mining metals needed for electrification faces low price obstacle

More than $1 trillion of investment needed in key aluminum, cobalt, copper, nickel and lithium over the next 15 years.

News Government Manufacturing General Sustainability
November 3, 2020  

$150M for shovel-ready projects in Alberta that cut emissions

Federal and provincial joint funding targets rapid job creation, economic opportunities.

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%.

News Manufacturing General
October 14, 2020  

Swedish giant Ikea to buy back used furniture

Later this year Ikea will open its first second-hand store, in a shopping centre west of Stockholm

News Chemicals Manufacturing General Sustainability
October 7, 2020  

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

OTTAWA — Environment Minister Jonathan Wilkinson says six single-use

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 Food & Beverage General
September 16, 2020  

Three-year Cleanfarms project focusing on improving Ag plastic recycling

Cleanfarms project is examining how plastic wrap and other used materials can be recovered for recycling.