News | February 05, 2018

Feds, Prov. Fund 30 Flood Mitigation Projects in B.C.

On Friday, Harjit Singh Sajjan, Minister of National Defence and Member of Parliament for Vancouver South, and Mike Farnworth, Minister of Public Safety and Solicitor General for British Columbia, announced approximately $10.7…

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News, OntarioFeb. 14, 2018
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Ontario Launches Cleantech Strategy with an Emphasis on Water

Yesterday, Reza Moridi, Ontario’s Minister of Research, Innovation and Science launched the new Cleantech Strategy, which includes renewed support for existing accelerator programs, such as the Water Technology Acceleration Project (WaterTAP).…
National, NewsFeb. 14, 2018
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Canadian Agricultural Partnership Commits $690M Climate and Water Sustainability

Yesterday, Agriculture and Agri-Food Minister, Lawrence MacAulay, announced six federal programs under the Canadian Agricultural Partnership, the largest of which invests in the sector's climate and water sustainability. The Partnership is a $3-billion, federal-provincial-territorial agreement…
National, NewsFeb. 13, 2018
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Proposed Impact Assessment Act Has a Mixed Impact

Last week, the Government of Canada introduced Bill C-69, which would introduce the Impact Assessment Act, replacing the Environmental Assessment Act. “Previous reforms to environmental laws and regulations eroded public…
International, NewsFeb. 13, 2018
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A New Report Details Phosphorus Transmission to Lake Erie

Today, the International Joint Commission (IJC) released its report, Fertilizer Application Patterns and Trends and Their Implications for Water Quality in the Western Lake Erie Basin, which analyzes existing data…
News, Western CanadaFeb. 13, 2018
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Improving Rural Wastewater with Short-Rotation Willow Crops

Saskatchewan has discovered the wisdom of an old bioremediation tool for dealing with overburdened rural wastewater treatment systems: short-rotation willow coppice (SRWC). At the recent Saskatchewan Urban Municipalities annual convention,…
News, OntarioFeb. 13, 2018
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New Executive Director for the Ontario First Nations Technical Services Corp.

  The Ontario First Nations Technical Services Corporation Board of Directors (OFNTSC) has appointed Melanie Debassige as the new Executive Director for the OFNTSC. Her appointment to the role will…
News, OntarioFeb. 12, 2018
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EMAGIN Technologies will Participate in a UK-Based Innovation Lab

Ontario’s EMAGIN has been selected from over 80 companies to participate in the first United Utilities Innovation Lab as a solution in the Future of Water Category. The Innovation Lab…
National, NewsFeb. 13, 2018
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Proposed Impact Assessment Act Has a Mixed Impact

Last week, the Government of Canada introduced Bill C-69, which would introduce the Impact Assessment Act, replacing the Environmental Assessment Act. “Previous reforms to environmental laws and regulations eroded public…
International, NewsFeb. 13, 2018
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A New Report Details Phosphorus Transmission to Lake Erie

Today, the International Joint Commission (IJC) released its report, Fertilizer Application Patterns and Trends and Their Implications for Water Quality in the Western Lake Erie Basin, which analyzes existing data…
News, Western CanadaFeb. 13, 2018
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Improving Rural Wastewater with Short-Rotation Willow Crops

Saskatchewan has discovered the wisdom of an old bioremediation tool for dealing with overburdened rural wastewater treatment systems: short-rotation willow coppice (SRWC). At the recent Saskatchewan Urban Municipalities annual convention,…
News, OntarioFeb. 13, 2018
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New Executive Director for the Ontario First Nations Technical Services Corp.

  The Ontario First Nations Technical Services Corporation Board of Directors (OFNTSC) has appointed Melanie Debassige as the new Executive Director for the OFNTSC. Her appointment to the role will…
News, OntarioFeb. 12, 2018
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EMAGIN Technologies will Participate in a UK-Based Innovation Lab

Ontario’s EMAGIN has been selected from over 80 companies to participate in the first United Utilities Innovation Lab as a solution in the Future of Water Category. The Innovation Lab…

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2016 Water’s Next Finalists Announced

Water Canada magazine has announced the finalists of the 2016 Water’s Next Awards. The Water’s Next Awards program honours the achievements and ideas of individuals and companies that have been successful in their efforts to improve water in Canada. The 2016 awards program accepted nominations in nine categories and identified finalists in eight. This was really awesome news to receive!" said Raegan Davidson, regional manager of Ontario & Eastern Canada for Imbrium…
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Statistics Canada Reports on Canada’s Renewable Freshwater and Water Use

A new study from the Canada's national statistics agency shows that Canada is blessed with a wealth of water resources and that Canadians are doing more to conserve freshwater. The report released today offers the most up-to-date and comprehensive assessment of the depth of renewable freshwater resources for each of Canada's 25 drainage regions, as well as the latest summary of industrial and household use. Water availability in Canada Statistics Canada reported,…
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Ontario Environmental Commissioner Reports on Nutrient Pollution

Algal blooms are a frequent and wide-spread problem that is hurting the Ontario economy, threatening human and ecological health, and Ontario's Environmental Commissioner is demanding that provincial ministries do more to protect our waters from the nutrient pollution that drives the blooms. In her latest report,  Good Choices, Bad Choices: Environmental Rights and Environmental Protection in Ontario, Environmental Commissioner Dianne Saxe provides comprehensive analysis on the state of the nutrient problem in Ontario, efforts…
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