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Government of Canada Extends Seal Harvest in Newfoundland and Labrador by Stan Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living The Honourable Gail Shea, Minister of Fisheries and Oceans, confirmed today that the seal harvest in Newfoundland and Labrador will be extended to May 31, 2010. This ... Read on »
ZENN Motor Company Announces Departure of CFO by Stan Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living Inc. (“” or the “Company”) (:ZNN) a leading enabler of zero emission transportation solutions, today announced the resignation of Lawrence Schreiner, its Chief Financi ... Read on »
Alberta Oil Sands Regulator Does Not Enforce Toxic Tailings Rules by Stan Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living One day after Alberta Premier Ed Stelmach announced he would “force an end to tailings ponds,” Alberta’s oil sands regulator, the Alberta Energy and Resources Conservati ... Read on »
Stand Up for the Backbone of BC's Coast by Stan Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living The Premier of British Columbia was today challenged to stand up for B.C.’s premiere wilderness tourism business economy and #1 icon: Pacific wild salmon.  In a letter s ... Read on »
What Are You Putting On Your Body? by Stan Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living Every day, we slather ourselves with liquids, lotions, and potions – from shampoo and soap to deodorant and makeup. After all, most of us want to look and feel clean and ... Read on »
Is this Canada's Most Affordable Green Home? by Stan Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living One of Canada’s most affordable green homes stands not in the swaggering “Green Capital” of Vancouver, but in B.C.’s actual capital, Victoria. Architect Keith D ... Read on »
How Much Time is Left? by Stan Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living We are constantly inundated with information of a warming planet, animals going extinct at alarming rates, waters being polluted and various other doom n’ gloom reports. ... Read on »
Conservatives Cap Energy Retrofit Program by Stan Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living What does $91 million get you? The EcoEnergy program has to date saved Canadians more that 3 terawatt-hours (3 billion kilowatt-hours) of energy, according to the Canadi ... Read on »
ActionH20 Campaign Launches on World Water Day by Stan Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living Sierra Club Canada and the University of Victoria’s POLIS Water Sustainability Project have joined forces to launch a nation-wide water campaign called ActionH2O. The mu ... Read on »
BCIT Teams with Toyota Canada to Test New Prius Plug-in Hybrid by Stan Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living The British Columbia Institute of Technology (BCIT) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Toyota Canada Inc.(TCI) and several other partners across British Colum ... Read on »
ECO Canada Recognizes HR Excellence in the Environment by Stan Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living ECO Canada’s annual Environmental Employer of the Year Awards recognizes companies in the environment industry for their commitment and dedication to human resource (HR) ... Read on »
Groundbreaking Ceremony Held for Two Solar Parks Totalling 18 Megawatts in Ontario by Stan Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living A groundbreaking ceremony was held today to celebrate the launch of two solar PV (photovoltaic) parks totalling 18 MW of solar energy capacity in Norfolk County, Ontario ... Read on »
Report Claims, Canadian Government 'Hiding Truth About Climate Change' by Stan Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living Canada ’s climate researchers are being muzzled, their funding slashed, research stations closed, findings ignored and advice on the critical issue of the century unsou ... Read on »
More Regulation Needed for Canada Oil Sands by Stan Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living Steam-driven projects to extract crude from Canada’s oil sands, often held up as more environmentally friendly than mining, have major drawbacks of their own that requi ... Read on »
Joint Review Panel Invites Comment on the Revised Application for Proposed Joslyn North Mine Project by Stan Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living The Joint Review Panel reviewing the proposed Joslyn North Mine project near Fort McMurray, Alberta, announced today the beginning of a comment period on the revised App ... Read on »
Sierra Club Canada Invites You on a "Turtle Walk" by Stan Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living Sierra Club Canada is inviting the public to join Executive Director, John Bennett on a guided walk through the South March Highlands site of the contentious Terry Fox D ... Read on »
Nature Matters! Contest by Stan Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living Deadline extended to March 28, 2010! Environment Canada is celebrating 2010 International Year of Biodiversity (IYB) with a national contest on why nature matte ... Read on »
British Columbia OKs 19 Projects in Clean Power Push by Stan Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living The approvals, announced late on Thursday by BC Hydro, the government-owned electricity utility, mark the first phase in the provincial government’s long-delayed pu ... Read on »
Canada Falling Behind on Sustainable Energy Investments by Stan Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living Per capita investments in renewable energy, energy efficiency and public transit combined in the United States is now set to surpass Canada’s federal investment by more ... Read on »