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A survey commissioned by Ontario’s auditor general suggests nearly all ratepayers in the province who heat their home with natural gas want to see the costs of cap-and-trade clearly displayed on their bills. more

Dec 6, 2016 12:00 AM News

Two environmental groups are slamming the recent agreement allowing Nova Scotia to use coal-fired electrical plants beyond the new federal deadline to phase them out by 2030 more

Dec 6, 2016 12:00 AM News

An environmental group says it has recycled almost three quarters of the tonnes of garbage scavenged this year from the beaches of Vancouver Island's west coast. more

Nov 30, 2016 12:00 AM News

Greenpeace Canada says Ottawa will set a target of reducing greenhouse gas emissions by 80 per cent below 2005 levels by 2050. more

Nov 30, 2016 12:00 AM News

The auditor general says a full audit of recycling in B.C. isn't necessary because the program is working well. In her latest report, Carol Bellringer says there is room for improvement, but the program is performing well in some areas. more

Nov 10, 2016 12:00 AM News

Federal Environment Minister Catherine McKenna says the Liberal government’s carbon levy won’t be the only climate policy move announced this fall. more

Oct 26, 2016 12:00 AM News

With potential uses in a range of engineering projects, a team of Dalhousie researchers is aiming to use tire-derived aggregate to strengthen soft soil. more

Jul 21, 2016 8:16 PM News

"The demolition material is going to come in pretty much in a tsunami-like effect," says Fred Thompson-Brown, manager of Fort McMurray's landfill. "We've been busy throughout and it's just getting busier." more

Jul 19, 2016 12:00 AM Features

A passing mention by Montreal’s mayor that plastic-bottled water is next on the city’s environmental to-do list has caught the industry’s attention. And it wants the city to favour a recycling solution. more

Mar 22, 2016 2:00 PM News

The first ministers convened adjacent to the Globe clean tech conference, lending a feeling of optimism to the meeting . more

Mar 4, 2016 7:00 PM , News

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