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First Nations Fear Proposed Changes to NWPA

Nishnawbe Aski Nation Grand Chief Stan Beardy is voicing his outrage towards the proposed changes to the Navigable Waterways Protection Act (NWPA). His fear...

SDTC Encourages Water Treatment Funding Applications

The largest single funder of clean technology in Canada is calling for Statements of Interest for its fifteenth round of funding. Although applications to...

Water Winners at 2008 CEAs

The Canadian Consulting Engineering Awards, honouring projects by Canadian engineering firms, were announced on February 24. The winners were selected from 67 entries by...

Another Water Leak at Reactor

Officials from the Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission and Atomic Energy Canada on Tuesday confirmed that another water leak has been discovered at the Chalk...

Edmonton Gets Top Honours for Water Pricing and Conservation

The City of Edmonton's unique water pricing system and conservation results helped garner top accolades from our friends at Corporate Knights magazine. The city...

BWI Signs EPCOR Contract

BWI Holdings, Inc. (operating as Budget Waste Inc.) has signed a five-month contract with EPCOR Water Service Inc. (EWSI). The contract includes hauling...

Prentice Takes Action Against Mercury

Jim Prentice, Minister of the Environment, has issued a statement on international agreement to work towards a UN treaty that would reduce the amount...

ERCB, AE Consider Directive on Water Use in Oil Sands

The Energy Resources Conservation Board (ERCB) and Alberta Environment are calling for feedback from stakeholders on a draft directive, which proposes new requirements for...

CCME Talks Strategy in Whitehorse

Meeting yesterday in Whitehorse to discuss issues such as climate change, federal, provincial and territorial environment ministers recognized the work done to date in...

Responsible Actions: How Does Water Figure in Alberta’s Plans?

Alberta has released a long-term development plan, highlighting sustainable and responsible growth for its oil sands. The 20-year plan, titled Responsible Actions: A Plan for...

Waterworld!

Flooding in the GTA leads to overflows at the banks of the Humber River as snow melts and warnings from the Toronto and Region...

Climate Change Will Decrease Alberta’s Water Supply: Report

With available fresh water resources expected to decrease as a result of climate change, Alberta faces the challenge of meeting its growing demand for...

Water is Underpriced: Report

The current state of municipal water pricing in Canada is significantly flawed, with costs that include underfunded water agencies, aging infrastructure, excessive consumption and...

HELP Clean Water Gets Green Light

The federal review for HELP Clean Water (Huron Elgin London Project) is now complete, giving the green light to start construction. John Baird, Transport...

Aecon Hopes to Strengthen Place in Water Market

Aecon Group Inc. has agreed to acquire Lockerbie & Hole Inc. for approximately $220 million. "We believe this is a unique opportunity for Aecon to...

Seprotech Acquires Envirosearch

Seprotech Systems Inc., a provider and operator of pre-engineered water and wastewater treatment plants, has closed the purchase of Envirosearch Operations Incorporated, a private...

New Report Helps Clean Technology Companies Compete Globally

OCETA and The Russell-Mitchell Group, in collaboration with Sustainable Development Technology Canada (SDTC) and the Ontario government, announced ...

Feds Take Action to Clean Up Drinking Water in First Nations Communities

Chuck Strahl, Minister of Indian Affairs and Northern Development and Federal Interlocutor for Métis and Non-Status Indians and Leona Aglukkaq, Minister of Health, have...

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