Environmental Issues This section features news related to environmental issues and concerns. Topics may include international environmental concerns, industry trends, litigation, strategic development plans, problems, and solutions.

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Feb 15, 2019, 19:07 ET Volkswagen Canada leading the charge on sustainable mobility at The Canadian International AutoShow

TORONTO, Feb. 15, 2019 /CNW/ - This morning, Volkswagen Canada brought together innovative thought leaders across various fields to speak at the...


Feb 15, 2019, 16:45 ET The Government of Canada donates surplus Coast Guard helicopter to BCIT

RICHMOND, BC, Feb. 15, 2019 /CNW/ - The Government of Canada is supporting the development of well-trained, skilled personnel to serve the aerospace...


Feb 15, 2019, 12:59 ET Government of Canada supports climate action to help Ottawa youth become environment leaders

OTTAWA, Feb. 15, 2019 /CNW/ - Climate change is one of the defining environmental challenges of our time. Increasing education, awareness, and...


Feb 15, 2019, 10:00 ET The Government of Canada supports a Gaspé organization that plans to develop the clean tech industry sector

The Pôle des Technologies propres de la Gaspésie receives $135,000 in funding CHANDLER, QC, Feb. 15, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Canada Economic Development...


Feb 14, 2019, 19:01 ET Marine Transportation Industry Backs Government Investment in Aquatic Species at Risk

VANCOUVER, Feb. 14, 2019 /CNW/ - The commercial marine transportation industry is in full support of the Government of Canada's establishment of the...


Feb 14, 2019, 14:39 ET The Government of Canada takes action to protect aquatic species at risk

MAPLE RIDGE, BC, Feb. 14, 2019 /CNW/ - Canada's natural environment and wildlife are at the core of our national identity. Biodiversity is the...


Feb 14, 2019, 13:45 ET Finance Montréal's finance and sustainability initiative announces 2019 winners of best sustainability report awards

MONTRÉAL, Feb. 14, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Finance Montréal's Finance and Sustainability Initiative (FM-FSI) is very pleased to announce the 2019 winners ...


Feb 14, 2019, 13:13 ET Flemish Pass Exploration Drilling Project and Eastern Newfoundland Offshore Exploration Drilling Project - Public Comments Invited

OTTAWA, Feb. 14, 2019 /CNW/ - The Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency (the Agency) is conducting federal environmental assessments for the...


Feb 14, 2019, 11:51 ET Venezuela crisis set to worsen in coming days, says World Vision

Resources are needed to provide food, medicine and protection to arriving Venezuelans World Vision is concerned about the impact of the crisis on...


Feb 14, 2019, 11:46 ET Without Bees, Our Food and Flowers Will Look Like These

CALGARY, Feb. 14, 2019 /CNW/ - The honey bee ecosystem is fragile and given honey bees are the world's most significant species of pollinator, it's...


Feb 14, 2019, 08:17 ET Robert Half Named One Of Barron's 100 Most Sustainable Companies

Staffing firm Robert Half (NYSE: RHI) announced it has been included on Barron's 100 Most Sustainable U.S. Companies list, based on an analysis of...


Feb 13, 2019, 16:40 ET Investing in infrastructure that will better protect Manitoba communities from flooding and ensure their access to clean drinking water

SELKIRK, MB, Feb. 13, 2019 /CNW/ - Modern reliable water and wastewater systems are crucial to protecting the health of Canadians, keeping Manitoba's ...


Feb 13, 2019, 15:00 ET Canada Launches Off-Diesel Initiative for Remote Indigenous Communities

WHITEHORSE, Feb. 13, 2019 /CNW/ - Canada is home to hundreds of rural and remote Indigenous communities. As we build a cleaner energy future, we are...


Feb 12, 2019, 17:05 ET Chatham Offers Easy Pathway to Reducing Carbon Emissions

WELLINGTON, New Zealand, Feb. 12, 2019 /CNW/ - Chatham Rock Phosphate Limited (TSXV: "NZP" and NZAX: "CRP" or the "Company") is calling on the...


Feb 12, 2019, 15:30 ET Media Advisory - Minister Sohi to Announce a New Initiative to Generate New Opportunities for Remote Indigenous Communities

OTTAWA, Feb. 12, 2019 /CNW/ - Canada's Minister of Natural Resources, the Honourable Amarjeet Sohi, will attend the Arctic Indigenous Investment...


Feb 12, 2019, 14:25 ET Government of Canada supports climate action by City of Regina

REGINA, Feb. 12, 2019 /CNW/ - Saskatchewan is experiencing first-hand the consequences of climate change, with the increasing frequency and severity...


Feb 12, 2019, 12:45 ET Government of Canada invests in clean technology across the oil and gas value chain

Calgary innovations will reduce greenhouse gas emissions while improving worker and food safety CALGARY, Feb. 12, 2019 /CNW/ - Across Canada and...


Feb 12, 2019, 07:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media advisory - Minister Goodale to announce support for climate action by the City of Regina/

OTTAWA, Feb. 11, 2019 /CNW/ - Media representatives are advised that the Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, Ralph Goodale, on...


Feb 12, 2019, 06:00 ET Organica Water Selected for the 2019 Global Cleantech 100 list

Organica Water, a global provider of innovative solutions for the treatment and recycling of wastewater, is excited to announce that the company was...


Feb 11, 2019, 20:02 ET Minister Wilkinson launches #OceansCampus Tour on International Day of Women and Girls in Science

VANCOUVER, Feb. 11, 2019 /CNW/ - From climate change and biodiversity loss, to plastic pollution in our oceans, lakes and rivers, Canada's marine...


Feb 11, 2019, 17:36 ET Media advisory - Minister Goodale to announce support for climate action by the City of Regina

OTTAWA, Feb. 11, 2019 /CNW/ - Media representatives are advised that the Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, Ralph Goodale, on...


Feb 11, 2019, 16:39 ET CANCELLED - Media advisory - Minister McKenna to announce support for climate action in British Columbia: Itinerary for February 12, 2019

Please note that the following event has been cancelled OTTAWA, Feb. 11, 2019 /CNW/ - Media representatives are advised that the Minister of...


Feb 11, 2019, 10:15 ET Government of Canada increases protection for Sable Island National Park Reserve

Funding will help protect and restore the island's sensitive ecosystems HALIFAX, Feb. 11, 2019 /CNW/ - Canada's national parks play a critical role...


Feb 11, 2019, 09:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media advisory - Minister McKenna to announce support for climate action in British Columbia: Itinerary for February 11, 2019/

OTTAWA, Feb. 8, 2019 /CNW/ - Media representatives are advised that the Minister of Environment and Climate Change, Catherine McKenna, will travel to ...


Feb 11, 2019, 08:00 ET Stella Artois and Water.org Issue Challenge to "Pour it Forward" to Help End the Global Water Crisis

Water.org Co-Founder Matt Damon and Stella Artois Encourage Canadians to Provide Access to Clean Water for Someone Living Without it TORONTO, Feb....