News | October 10, 2018

IPCC Report Shows World, Canada, Must do More to Mitigate Climate Change

With the release of the latest special report from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) on Monday, scientists’ warnings about the impacts of unmitigated climate change have reached a…

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International, NewsJun. 22, 2009
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MBR Market Will Reach $1.3B by 2015

The global membrane bioreactors (MBR) market will reach $1.3 billion by 2015, says a new report by Global Industry Analysts. The technology's growth will be primarily driven by stringent regulations,…
News, OntarioJun. 17, 2009
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New Municipal Drinking Water Licenses Issued in Ontario

Members of the Ontario Municipal Water Association (OMWA)  are among the first five municipalities to have successfully applied for the new Ontario municipal drinking water system license. Huron County, the…
News, OntarioJun. 10, 2009
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RCCAO Links Energy Costs and Water Maintenance: Report

[caption id="attachment_1982" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="Frank Gazze (CG Construction Services) and Tamer El-Diraby (University of Toronto) stand near downtown Toronto watermain construction this morning."][/caption] Ontario consumers are paying $700 million per…
National, News, QuebecJun. 09, 2009
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First PRECO Group Announced

A first group of 22 Quebec municipalities will receive $15,802,500 under the federal-provincial agreement pertaining to the water and wastewater pipeline renewal program, le Programme de renouvellement des conduites d'eau…
National, News, QuebecJun. 08, 2009
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Laval to See Upgrades

Feds and the province of Quebec will upgrade three water treatment plants in Laval. The Governments of Canada and Quebec will contribute up to $46.82 million each, for a total…
International, National, NewsJun. 08, 2009
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Trojan Wins Stockholm Industry Water Award

London, Ontario-based Trojan Technologies, a developer and proponent of large-scale ultraviolet (UV) water disinfection systems used worldwide, has won the 2009 Stockholm Industry Water Award. Trojan produces open channel and…
International, National, NewsJun. 08, 2009
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More Experts Call for Great Lakes Amendments

Another group is campaigning for renegotiation of the "outdated" Great Lakes Water Quality Agreement. Great Lakes United, a cross-border group of 38 leading Great Lakes and St. Lawrence River experts,…
News, OntarioJun. 10, 2009
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RCCAO Links Energy Costs and Water Maintenance: Report

[caption id="attachment_1982" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="Frank Gazze (CG Construction Services) and Tamer El-Diraby (University of Toronto) stand near downtown Toronto watermain construction this morning."][/caption] Ontario consumers are paying $700 million per…
National, News, QuebecJun. 09, 2009
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First PRECO Group Announced

A first group of 22 Quebec municipalities will receive $15,802,500 under the federal-provincial agreement pertaining to the water and wastewater pipeline renewal program, le Programme de renouvellement des conduites d'eau…
National, News, QuebecJun. 08, 2009
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Laval to See Upgrades

Feds and the province of Quebec will upgrade three water treatment plants in Laval. The Governments of Canada and Quebec will contribute up to $46.82 million each, for a total…
International, National, NewsJun. 08, 2009
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Trojan Wins Stockholm Industry Water Award

London, Ontario-based Trojan Technologies, a developer and proponent of large-scale ultraviolet (UV) water disinfection systems used worldwide, has won the 2009 Stockholm Industry Water Award. Trojan produces open channel and…
International, National, NewsJun. 08, 2009
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More Experts Call for Great Lakes Amendments

Another group is campaigning for renegotiation of the "outdated" Great Lakes Water Quality Agreement. Great Lakes United, a cross-border group of 38 leading Great Lakes and St. Lawrence River experts,…

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Support for Research Projects in Ontario Cleantech Available

Ontario has announced three funding programs to assist Ontario-based researchers. Funding will be available for up to 289 research projects across the province under the three programs. Reza Moridi, Minister of Research, Innovation and Science, made the announcement today. “The Ontario Research Fund and the Early Researcher Awards help provide research institutions with modern facilities and equipment and enable researchers to expand their teams,” said Moridi. “Ontario’s research funding programs…
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Laurier-led Northern Water Futures to Study NWT Sustainability

Researchers from Wilfrid Laurier University will be leading a large, multi-disciplinary, multi-institutional team studying the sustainability of water in the Northwest Territories through the Northern Water Futures project funded through the Global Water Futures program. “Northwestern Canada is one of the most rapidly warming regions on Earth,” said Laurier associate professor Jennifer Baltzer, Canada Research Chair (CRC) in Forests and Global Change, who is co-leading the project. “Unprecedented changes in snow cover and rates of…
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WRF Issued RFPs for Research With Water Utilities

The Water Research Foundation (WRF) has released Requests for Proposals (RFPs) for three new emerging opportunities projects and one focus area project for water utilities. Research topics include water loss control, communication on cyanotoxins, water and wastewater capacity charge programs, and fostering sustainable relationships between clean water agencies and the community. WRF is also seeking utility volunteers for these projects. Details of the three Emerging Opportunities projects are as follows: RFP #4678 is…
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