green-01WHAT IS THE GREEN ECONOMY… an economy that results in reducing environmental risks and ecological scarcities, and that aims for sustainable development  without degrading the environment.

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Canada’s Maritime Economy – A $30 Billion Enterprise

National economic value of commercial marine shipping estimated at $30 billion, expert panel finds
Posted On 25 May 2017
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Renewable Energy Employs 9.8 million People Worldwide – Report

Global energy system creating more jobs in renewables than in fossil-fuel technologies
Posted On 23 May 2017
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Ending Food Waste – It’s a National Concern for Canada

New UK report gives context for feedback on National Food Waste Reduction Strategy
Posted On 16 May 2017
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The Rise of the Circular Economy

In a world where resources are dwindling, circular economy is the potential answer to concerns...
Posted On 26 Apr 2017
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Investing in Canada’s Future – New Report on Technology Innovation in Canada

Federal science panel calls for enhanced oversight and strategic re-investments to strengthen...
Posted On 12 Apr 2017
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Forests offer cool way to ease climate fears

New global database of trees affirms the need for greater conservation and protection of...
Posted On 10 Apr 2017
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Extreme heat threat rises for world’s megacities

Scientists warn that even a modest rise in average global temperatures will put millions of...
Posted On 03 Apr 2017
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 A new era dawns and it won’t be human-friendly

Human mistreatment of the planet is ushering in another era and it is not going to be pleasant,...
Posted On 31 Mar 2017
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Eliminating Energy-Related Carbon Emissions Possible, New Study Finds

Decarbonisation of global energy system, led by renewables and efficiency, would create...
Posted On 19 Mar 2017
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China takes fresh approach to pollution

A new scheme that pumps filtered air into homes aims to improve life for people in urban China...
Posted On 15 Mar 2017
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Taking action – Cities learning from each other to adapt to climate change

Financing urban adaptation to climate change in large cities is a major challenge. But there...
Posted On 02 Mar 2017
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European trains go down renewable route

Electric trains in the Netherlands have relied entirely on renewable energy since 1 January,...
Posted On 13 Feb 2017
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