Monday, July 4, 2022

Tag: environment

Davos delivers on private sector commitment to decarbonize

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The November 2021 Climate Summit (COP26) in Glasgow consolidated the momentum toward a transition to green growth and a decarbonized economy. Unsurprisingly, this involved...

Canada Post makes key commitments to reduce environmental footprint

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Canada Post has laid out its key commitments for the corporation to reduce its environmental footprint and reach net-zero emissions by 2050. Canada Post has...

National ban on harmful single-use plastics comes into effect soon

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Today, Minister of Environment and Climate Change, Steven Guilbeault, and Minister of Health, Jean-Yves Duclos, published final regulations to prohibit single-use plastics including: checkout...

Increasing importance of digital twins to foster more sustainable business models

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Capgemini launched a new report providing insight into how companies are using digital twin technology to accelerate sustainability agendas. The report highlights the increasing...

GeoVerra appoints newly created role: director of alternative energy

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Edmonton, Alberta-based GeoVerra, one of Canada’s largest surveying and geomatics firms, has announced the appointment of Jeff Adair as Director, Alternative Energy. This newly...

Canadians can learn from global community about capitalizing on green growth

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The economic cost caused by weather events in Canada is increasing, and according to regional modelers, the damage and losses are rising faster than in...

WaterPower Canada appoints new president and CEO

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The board of directors of WaterPower Canada have appointed Carolina Rinfret as the association’s new president and chief executive officer. Rinfret assumes this role...

Bilateral Agreements Can Stop Wildfires: Diplomacy through the Canada-U.S. Air Quality...

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Air pollutants know no borders. They can traverse any geopolitical or internationally recognized boundary without consequence. The physical environment, atmosphere, human health, and relationships...

Report points to importance of energy storage to creating decarbonized electricity...

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In deeply decarbonized energy systems utilizing high penetrations of variable renewable energy (VRE), energy storage is needed to keep the lights on and the...

CEC marks milestone towards environmental cooperation in North America

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The Commission for Environmental Cooperation (CEC) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Faculty of Environment of the University of Waterloo to formalize...
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