Wednesday, March 20, 2019

Tag: greenhouse gas emissions

New Research: Stormwater Ponds Not Significant Emitters of Nitrous Oxide

Stormwater retention ponds aren't a significant source of the greenhouse gas nitrous oxide emissions. This according to a new study, Sediment chemistry of urban stormwater...

Improved Measurements of Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Lakes

New research supported by the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) and Hydro-Quebec has improved the accuracy in measuring the relationship...

Savings at the Pump

In a recent University of Toronto publication discussing the water-energy nexus, Bryan W. Karney writes: “…if you are thinking about big challenges, and big...

Report Looks at Water-Energy Link

The POLIS Water Sustainability Project has released a new research report that looks at the link between water and energy use.  The report, entitled...

MB: New Rules Affect Failing Private Wastewater Systems

Provincial efforts to improve Manitoba’s environment with a focus on Lake Winnipeg have taken another step with the proclamation of a strengthened Environment Act,...

Langley to Capture Thermal Heat from Groundwater

The Township of Langley, B.C. is set to reduce its greenhouse gas emissions by installing a thermal recovery pump system, with the help of...

Guelph Turns Wastewater Gas into Energy

Recent upgrades to the cogeneration facility at the City of Guelph Wastewater Treatment Plant (WWTP) will allow the city to save money by producing...

EcoWater Canada Receives Zerofootprint Certificate

EcoWater Canada has received a Certificate of Emissions Compliance from Zerofootprint. This analysis looked at the carbon footprint of the water softeners and Reverse Osmosis...

Poor Results in Water, Waste and Greenhouse Gases Worsen Canada’s Environmental...

Canada's environmental record is one of the worst-standing 15th out of 17 developed countries- according to the latest Report Card on Canada: How Canada...

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