6 Results for sustainability

Close to 500 municipal and industry leaders from across Canada have gathered in the nation’s capital this week for the Federation of Canadian Municipalities’ (FCM) Sustainable Communities Conference. The conference features three days of discussions on the issues in building sustainable, resilient communities, and the solutions that municipalities across Canada…

February 06, 2018 @ 2:04pm

Yesterday, Quality Urban Energy Systems of Tomorrow (QUEST) announced that nominations are now open for their 2017 Smart Energy Communities Awards, which will be presented November 7, 2017 at QUEST’s 11th Annual Conference and Tradeshow, QUEST2017 — Smart Energy Communities on the Hill in Ottawa. The Smart Energy Communities Awards…

April 21, 2017 @ 7:05am

The global clean tech sector is booming, and the federal government hopes to provide resources to continue to keep Canada as an industry leader. Speaking at GLOBE Capital in Toronto, federal Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development Navdeep Bains praised the growth of the clean tech sector, and its…

April 07, 2017 @ 8:34am

In keeping with commitments set out in The Way Forward: A Vision for Sustainability and Growth in Newfoundland and Labrador, a new act respecting public bodies has received second reading in the House of Assembly. The Act, Respecting Procurement by Public Bodies, will help modernize procurement by provincial public bodies…

November 23, 2016 @ 9:01am

EllisDon and Cisco are building the next generation of buildings--this according to an announcement on October 4 that the two have completed the technology infrastructure for the PwC building in downtown Toronto. The new technology brings together all of the information technology systems in the building into one centralised system.…

October 05, 2011 @ 8:14am

The SNC-Lavalin and Sinclair Knight Merz Joint Venture (SSJV) have been awarded a contract worth approximately CAN $92 million (AUD $94 million) to provide engineering, procurement and construction management (EPCM) services for the major sustaining projects for Rio Tinto Alcan's 550,000 tpa Boyne Smelter in Gladstone, Queensland, Australia. The scope…

August 21, 2008 @ 9:33am