R-2000 Net-Zero Energy Pilot Launched

GLOBE-Net, May 10, 2013 – Natural Resources Canada (NRCan) is undertaking an R-2000 Net Zero Energy pilot (the Pilot) to recognize builders and homes reaching net zero energy performance in Canada, and to pilot the next generation of NRCan’s 2014 R-2000 Standard and...
Posted On 10 May 2013

Canada’s Renewable Energy Future – Pathway to Low Carbon Economy

  GLOBE-Net, May 6, 2013 – Renewable energy sources can drive Canada’s low-carbon future says a recent report from the Trottier Energy Futures Project. Canada will have access to enough renewable energy by 2050 to achieve the deep greenhouse gas (GHG) reductions...
Posted On 06 May 2013

New Federal Investments to Support Energy Innovation Projects

  GLOBE-Net, May 6, 2013 – The federal government announced support for 55 innovative new projects aimed at producing and using energy in a cleaner, more efficient way. The support, totaling more than $82 million, is being provided through the Government’s...
Posted On 06 May 2013

New Initiative for Building Lower Carbon Cities – Lafarge Acts

  GLOBE-Net, May 3, 2013 – Lafarge Canada Inc, Natural Resources Canada, the Queen’s Institute for Energy and Environmental Policy and Carbon Management Canada have announced plans to join forces and are investing more than $8 million to develop innovative...
Posted On 03 May 2013

Strong Growth for Renewables Expected Through to 2030

  GLOBE-Net, April 22, 2013 – New research by analysts at Bloomberg New Energy Finance show that annual investment in new renewable power capacity is set to rise by anywhere from two and a half times to more than four and a half times between now and 2030. The...
Posted On 22 Apr 2013

Revitalize Remote Communities With Clean Energy Technology

  GLOBE-Net, March 26, 2013 – Regardless of what tech industry you’re associated with-cleantech, IT, biotech, telecommunications-you’re aware of how valuable emerging global markets are. As a member of the United Nations Energy Access Practitioner Network, I am...
Posted On 26 Mar 2013

Clean Technology and Innovation Beneficiaries of 2013 Budget

The federal government will wait another year before setting the course for an integrated approach for Canadian clean technology
Posted On 25 Mar 2013

Endless Energy – New York Style

Achieving energy self-sufficiency from renewables or in combination with clean fossil fuels is practical for British Columbia.
Posted On 23 Mar 2013