Posts Tagged ‘Canada’

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Canada’s Multi-Billion Hydro-Dam Project Wins Environmental Approval

Posted on October 17th, 2014 by

Canada’s Multi-Billion Hydro-Dam Project Wins Environmental Approval Canada’s $7 billion Site C hydroelectric dam on the Peace River won environmental approval, and is on-track for[...]
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Canada Opens First Carbon-Capture Coal Plant

Posted on October 6th, 2014 by

Canada Opens First Carbon-Capture Coal Plant Canada recently opened its first large-scale power plant that will burn coal while reducing carbon emissions by 90 percent,[...]
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U.S. Approves Transmission Line to Deliver Quebec Hydropower to NY

Posted on October 3rd, 2014 by

U.S. Approves Transmission Line to Deliver Quebec Hydropower to NY The U.S. Department of Energy issued a presidential permit approving the development of a 1,000[...]
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Keystone XL Minimal Impact in Climate Change, Says U.S. Review

Posted on February 3rd, 2014 by

Keystone XL Minimal Impact in Climate Change, Says U.S. Review In its final environment review, the U.S. State Department says that the Canada-U.S. pipeline will[...]
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Ontario Says Goodbye to Coal

Posted on November 26th, 2013 by

Ontario Says Goodbye to Coal The Ontario government announced last Friday that it will soon introduce legislation to ban coal-burning as well as construction of[...]
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Brookfield Ventures on Hydro and Wind

Posted on November 8th, 2013 by

Brookfield Ventures on Hydro and Wind Brookfield Asset Management Inc., Canada’s biggest manager of alternative assets, plans to venture in South American wind farms and[...]
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Startling the Global Community, Canada Withdraws from the Kyoto Convention

Posted on December 16th, 2011 by

Canada has announced its intention to withdraw from the Kyoto treaty on greenhouse gas emissions (GGE), sandbagging the other signatories to the convention. The Kyoto[...]
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Kemira’s Future In Water Treatment

Posted on September 7th, 2011 by

Don Rutz, VP of Kemira, discusses the importance of water quality and how his company is tackling the world’s water challenges at the GCCA California[...]
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How Utilities Can Implement Smart Grid Projects While Keeping The Consumer In Mind

Posted on August 10th, 2011 by

Mark Munday, Executive Vice President of Electricity for Elster North America, discusses the importance of keeping the consumer in mind when implementing smart grid projects.
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San Francisco dubbed “greenest” major city by U.S. & Canada Green City Index

Posted on June 29th, 2011 by

San Francisco dubbed "greenest" major city by U.S. & Canada Green City Index, IBM & CPFL Energia establish Smart Meter rollout partnership, Texas A&M achieving energy savings with Siemens performance contracts
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U.S.- Venezuelan Relations- Just “Frozen” or Beyond Repair?

Posted on June 27th, 2011 by

According to the U.S. Energy Administration, two months ago the United States total crude oil imports averaged 9,033 thousand barrels per day (tbpd), with the[...]
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Hydroelectric Storage Facility Planned for Hawaii

Posted on December 21st, 2010 by

Californian renewable auctions finally made it through lawmakers. Also, one of the nation's oldest hydroelectric projects at Snoqualmie Falls is undergoing renovations that will boost its capacity by 10 megawatts.
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Oil Spill In Gulf of Mexico Reaches The Louisiana Beach

Posted on May 5th, 2010 by

The Daily Energy Report for Wednesday May 5, 2010 discusses Oil from the Gulf oil spill finally reaches the shore, renewable energy efforts in Canada[...]