First Home in Canada Under New ENERGY STAR Standard Unveiled

  GLOBE-Net, April 10, 2013 – The first home in Canada qualified under the new ENERGY STAR® for New Homes (ESNH) Standard was unveiled last week in Guelph Ontario. The custom home, built by Sloot Construction Ltd., is located in Phase II of the Hale’s Manor...
Posted On 10 Apr 2013

Water and Food Security – Increasing Water-Use Efficiency in Agriculture

Water scarcity affects one in three people on Earth
Posted On 18 Mar 2013

Reigniting Cleantech: Top 5 Reasons for a Post Bubble Party

Talk about the demise of cleantech seems silly to me.
Posted On 06 Mar 2013

Utilities Urged to Ramp Up Investments in Renewable Energy

  GLOBE-Net, February 27, 2013 – Major U.S. investors and pension funds have filed shareholder resolutions with five electric power utilities –Ameren, Cleco, DTE Energy, FirstEnergy, SCANA– urging them to increase deployment of renewable energy and energy...
Posted On 27 Feb 2013
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Climate and Clean Air Coalition One Year Old Today

In its first year the Coalition has been brilliant in developing a spirit of urgent optimism,
Posted On 19 Feb 2013

Business – University Collaborations on the Rise Says New Report

  GLOBE-Net, February 19, 2013 – The Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) released a three-year progress report on its Strategy for Partnerships and Innovation (SPI), at the Business Innovation Summit 2013: Innovation for the Corporation....
Posted On 19 Feb 2013

Plan ‘B’ For Reducing Carbon Emissions From the NRDC

  GLOBE-Net, January 11, 2013 – Climate and energy experts at US-based Natural Resouces Defense Council (NRDC) have put forward an innovative proposal that could help the new Obama Administration to create jobs, grow the economy, and curb climate change. NRDC proposes...
Posted On 11 Jan 2013

Stimulating Private Investment in Green Infrastructure – A How To Guide

  GLOBE-Net, December 1, 2012 – A new report from OECD identifies how governments can scale-up private investment towards greener infrastructure, e.g. in energy, transport and water sectors, to address climate change and local development goals. The report, Towards a...
Posted On 01 Dec 2012