Monday, August 19, 2019

Tag: climate change

Record capital spending part of B.C.’s new budget

Capital spending is set to reach record heights in British Columbia, as the government announced $20.1 billion in funding over the next three years. The...

Studying climate impacts on northern transportation infrastructure

Marc Garneau, Minister of Transport, visited Yukon College where he announced details of two climate change adaptation research projects under the Northern Transportation Adaptation...

The Vulnerable Future

The future of Canada’s public works industry has some difficult challenges ahead, but by recognizing those challenges now and integrating them into long-term planning,...

Government launches B.C. Hydro review

The Government of British Columbia has launched a comprehensive, two-phased review of BC Hydro. In the first phase of the review, government is working with...

Government of Canada announces climate lens for infrastructure

Amarjeet Sohi, Minister of Infrastructure and Communities, has announced a new and important step in ensuring that infrastructure investments take into account the impact...

Made-in-Manitoba environmental vision released

The Government of Manitoba has released its plan for reducing carbon emissions in the province, with the introduction of the Climate and Green Plan...

Canada investing in NWT wind energy study

The Government of the Northwest Territories’ Department of Infrastructure is exploring the feasibility of using wind turbines and energy storage devices in the Town...

Energy, transport hurting emission reduction efforts

A reaffirmed commitment to fighting climate change has set Canada on a greener course, but the country needs to quickly implement planned measures to...

NB Power seeking coal alternative

NB Power plans to eliminate coal from its energy mix by 2030 by identifying a new, cleaner energy source to keep the Belledune Generating...

Municipalities receive infrastructure funds through FCM programs

The federal government and the Federation of Canadian Municipalities (FCM) have announced funding for 72 initiatives in communities across Canada through three funding programs:...
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