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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Plastics leave permanent legacy

Timber rots, cement crumbles, metal corrodes: plastics are there for ever. By 2050 there could...
Posted On 24 Jul 2017
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Best ways to cut climate change are overlooked

Governments and schools are failing to help people to recognize the best ways to cut climate...
Posted On 13 Jul 2017
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Climate change may increase California’s rain

In a warmer world California's rain may be more ample than today. But so far most climate...
Posted On 08 Jul 2017
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Are electric vehicle subsidies the right approach?

Subsidies may be the least efficient and most expensive way of reducing greenhouse gas (GHG)...
Posted On 22 Jun 2017
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Electric vehicles have another record year, reaching 2 million cars in 2016

The number of electric cars on the roads around the world rose to 2 million in 2016, following...
Posted On 07 Jun 2017
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The Technologies of Change

New International Energy Agency report maps major transformations in energy technologies over...
Posted On 06 Jun 2017
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GMO crops could expect a brighter future

Genetically modified (GMO) crops remain controversial, but scientists still have faith that...
Posted On 01 Jun 2017
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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

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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