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14:16 ET Statement from the Canadian Automobile Dealers Association on Canada-California Vehicle Fuel Economy MOU

OTTAWA, June 26, 2019 /CNW/ - The Canadian Automobile Dealers Association (CADA) has issued the following statement from John White, President and...


13:43 ET Unifor welcomes new clean transportation agreement

OTTAWA, June 26, 2019 /CNW/ - The federal government is showing climate leadership by entering a new agreement with California to cooperate on...


13:40 ET Canada and BC work in partnership to help protect residents and businesses of Grand Forks from disastrous impacts of flooding

GRAND FORKS, BC, June 26, 2019 /CNW/ - Now more than ever, communities need help adapting to the frequent and intensifying weather events caused by...


13:33 ET Ultra Power Systems Pty Ltd completes final payment to purchase the exclusive license for Australia for VanadiumCorp-Electrochem Processing Technology ("VEPT")

TSX-V: "VRB" VANCOUVER, June 26, 2019 /CNW/ - VanadiumCorp Resource Inc. (TSX-V: "VRB") (the "Company") and Electrochem Technologies & Materials Inc. ...


13:31 ET New Billboard Celebrates Northwestern Ontario Forest Sector

A Sustainable Sector Supporting Local Economies DRYDEN, ON, June 26, 2019 /CNW/ - The newest billboard under the It Takes a Forest public awareness...


13:00 ET Automakers Support Single Standard To Address Climate Change Emissions

TORONTO, June 26, 2019 /CNW/ - Global Automakers of Canada (GAC) representing the Canadian interests of its 15 member companies from Europe, Japan...


12:36 ET Canada and California team up to tackle vehicle climate pollution

OTTAWA, June 26, 2019 /CNW/ - Reducing transport pollution will help Canadians save money, clean our air, and help fight climate change. The auto...


11:59 ET Energy supply contracts get green light from Massachusetts

Another important milestone for Hydro-Québec and lower carbon emissions for New England MONTRÉAL, June 26, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Today, the...


10:33 ET Media Advisory - Minister Gould to Make an Announcement for Greener Cities

OTTAWA, June 26, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honourable Karina Gould, Minister of Democratic Institutions, on behalf of the Honourable Amarjeet Sohi, Canada's...


09:02 ET The Schneider Electric Foundation partners with the Solar Impulse Foundation

Faced with the urgent need to act on climate change, the Solar Impulse Foundation has launched a race to select 1,000 profitable sustainability...


08:30 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Minister Bains to mark a Protein Industries Supercluster milestone/

CALGARY, June 25, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development, will be at Botaneco Inc., an...


08:30 ET Corteva Announces $1 Billion Share Repurchase Program and Quarterly Dividend

Corteva, Inc. (NYSE: CTVA) today announced the authorization of a $1 billion share repurchase program and first common stock dividend after its...


08:00 ET Recycle My Cell celebrates 10th anniversary, nears 7 million recovered devices

OTTAWA, June 26, 2019 /CNW/ - Recycle My Cell, a free cell phone recycling program run by the Canadian Wireless Telecommunications Association (CWTA) ...


08:00 ET impak Partners with nventive to launch their Mobile Application that Facilitates Socially and Environmentally Conscious Consumption

MONTREAL, June 26, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - impak Finance, a French-Canadian fintech company known for its unique rating system by analyzing the social...


07:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media advisory - Minister McKenna will hold a joint media availability with the State of California/

OTTAWA, June 25, 2019 /CNW/ - Media representatives are advised that the Minister of Environment and Climate Change, Catherine McKenna, will hold a...


06:23 ET Saudi Aramco Signs 12 Agreements With South Korean Partners Worth Billions of Dollars

Saudi Aramco and its affiliates signed 12 agreements with major South Korean companies to reinforce relationships with South Korea, expand...


05:07 ET Purecircle Holdings Announces Name Change to Pure CE

Pure CE Pte Ltd, formerly Purecircle Holdings Pte Ltd today announced that it changed its corporate name from "Purecircle Holdings" to "Pure CE"....


Jun 25, 2019, 18:02 ET BC First Nations Forest Strategy Launched at First Annual BC First Nations Forestry Council Conference in Kelowna

SYILX UNCEDED TERRITORIES and KELOWNA, BC, June 25, 2019 /CNW/ - The BC First Nations Forestry Council (FNFC) held the first annual BC First Nations...


Jun 25, 2019, 16:24 ET Minister of Science and Sport Kirsty Duncan announces new President of the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada

Appointment will help funding agency advance research and innovation in Canada OTTAWA, June 25, 2019 /CNW/ - The Natural Sciences and Engineering...


Jun 25, 2019, 16:03 ET Innovating sustainable fishing gear: Kingston company takes up the challenge!

KINGSTON, ON, June 25, 2019 /CNW/ - Each year, more than eight million metric tons of plastic end up in the world's oceans, and it is predicted that...


Jun 25, 2019, 15:42 ET Media advisory - Minister McKenna will hold a joint media availability with the State of California

OTTAWA, June 25, 2019 /CNW/ - Media representatives are advised that the Minister of Environment and Climate Change, Catherine McKenna, will hold a...


Jun 25, 2019, 13:30 ET Minister Champagne celebrates Government of Canada investment in research collaborations between colleges and entrepreneurs

Funding will help strengthen local economies, train the next generation SHAWINIGAN, QC, June 25, 2019 /CNW/ - Collaborations between college...


Jun 25, 2019, 13:16 ET Minister Bains announces appointments to the Board of Sustainable Development Technology Canada

Investments in clean technology improve our lives, create jobs and protect the environment OTTAWA, June 25, 2019 /CNW/ -When we support clean...


Jun 25, 2019, 13:00 ET Media Advisory - Minister Bains to mark a Protein Industries Supercluster milestone

CALGARY, June 25, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development, will be at Botaneco Inc., an...


Jun 25, 2019, 12:30 ET Government of Canada invests in making Canada a world leader in technology to combat climate change

Investment will help create jobs and support technologies that turn carbon dioxide into clean fuels SQUAMISH, BC, June 25, 2019 /CNW/ - Canada is...