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WASTE AND RECYCLING EXPO CANADA / MUNICIPAL EQUIPMENT EXPO CANADA

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As Canada’s ONLY trade show serving the waste, recycling and public works markets, Waste & Recycling Expo Canada and the Municipal Equipment Expo Canada are pleased to announce their move to Niagara Falls for the 20th edition, October 25 – 26, 2017, hosted at Scotiabank Convention Centre.

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Canada Green Building Council brings Building Lasting Change conference back to Vancouver May 31 to June 1, 2017

The Canada Green Building Council and its national conference and showcase partner REALPAC are pleased to bring the CaGBC National Conference and Showcase, Building Lasting Change, back to Vancouver from May 31 to June 1, at the Vancouver Convention Centre. 

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SWANA and ASTSWMO to collaborate on recycling, food waste, and education

SWANA and ASTSWMO will initially focus on recycling, food waste, and education, and intend to develop strategies that provide reciprocal awareness of each association within the other association’s membership.

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Gas vs. electricity? Comparing home heating costs in B.C.

Heating your home with electricity instead of natural gas reduces carbon and other air pollution. While gas is cleaner burning than heating oil, it is far more polluting (around 17 times more) than our electricity, which comes mostly from hydro.

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Eco Expo Asia 2017 attracts strong participation of international pavilions to exhibit with new theme

This year, the expo is illustrated by the new theme “Innovative Solutions for Greener Cities”, which is comprised of the highlighted categories of Green Buildings and Energy Efficiency, Green Transportation, Waste Management and Recycling as well as Water Treatment and Quality Management. 

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Study: Hedges are better than trees at soaking up air pollution among tall buildings

Lead author Prof Prashant Kumar said councils should try to plant low hedges between pedestrians and the street if pavements are wide enough.

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Canada’s most innovative green building projects join CaGBC’s Zero Carbon Building Pilot Program

The Canada Green Building Council® (CaGBC) is pleased to announce that 16 of Canada’s most innovative projects have been chosen to participate in a two-year pilot of CaGBC’s Zero Carbon Building Standard. The Standard, which assesses the carbon performance of commercial, institutional, and multi-family buildings in Canada, will be formally released on May 29 in Vancouver.

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Are homes and buildings the key to unlocking clean growth in Canada?

Growing awareness of the need to reduce carbon emissions and use energy wisely and efficiently in our homes and buildings represents a golden opportunity.

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1st Certified Passive House PLUS slated to start construction in Vancouver

The City of Vancouver is getting it's first building achieving the stringent Passive House PLUS standard combining highest energy efficiency and electric energy production in a progressive designed single family residence.

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A look at the Oslo Airport expansion which boasts world’s greenest terminal

As the world’s greenest airport terminal—it’s the first to receive the BREEAM Excellencesustainability rating—the expansion is chock full of sustainable features, including passive-house-level insulation, predominantly natural lighting, recycled building materials, and natural thermal energy sources.

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7 recommendations for pricing carbon pollution across Canada

Taking stock of progress, challenges, and opportunities as Canada prepares its national carbon pricing benchmark.

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Visit a 6,000 sq.ft.BONE Structure home which is 100% off the grid

All BONE Structure homes are designed and assembled using a patented steel construction technology inspired by the aerospace industry. 

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Pinnacle Renewable Energy to build $85 million wood pellet plant Parkland County

Parkland County is pleased to announce that Pinnacle Renewable Energy Inc. will be constructing a new $85 million wood pellet plant in the hamlet of Entwistle.  This will be Pinnacle’s first plant built in Alberta. 

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Vancouver’s new rezoning policy means lower costs, more green jobs

Vancouver’s new Green Buildings Policy for Rezonings is great news for a city where housing affordability is top of mind for residents.

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PCL Construction Joins Ontario's Green Leaf Challenge

Launched in partnership with the Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources & Forestry, the Green Leaf Challenge celebrates Ontario150 by inviting Ontarians to plant and count three million trees in 2017.

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Last Chance to Register: Grey to Green Conference in Toronto

Living green infrastructure is blossoming in Toronto at the Grey to Green Conference next week. Online registration closes Friday for the May 9th programming, and May 8th/10th workshops and tours. Rates increase 10% at the door! 



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