Monday, 22 April 2013 11:51
Wednesday, 30 January 2013 15:58
January 30, 2013 - British Columbia has announced a $1.3-million investment in direct current (DC) fast-charging infrastructure in 13 communities throughout the province to help electric vehicle (EV) owners plug in and get charged. Environment minister Terry Lake made this announcement in unveiling the future location of Vancouver’s first DC fast-charging station at Telus World of Science.
Friday, 25 January 2013 12:26
Monday, 26 November 2012 15:16
November 26, 2012 - BC Hydro has announced a $1-million investment toward supporting trades and skills training at Northern Lights College in B.C.—the funds will provide student bursaries, focusing on recruitment and retention of students. 50% of the funding for bursaries will be dedicated to Aboriginal students.
Monday, 17 September 2012 15:33
September 17, 2012 - The Newfoundland and Labrador government today issued a call for proposals under its Rural Broadband Initiative to help encourage internet service providers expand their services to communities currently without broadband access.
Monday, 05 March 2012 10:03
March 5, 2012 - York University president and vice-chancellor Mamdouh Shoukri, and PowerStream board chair mayor Frank Scarpitti have announced an investment towards sustainable energy research and student awards for the Faculty of Environmental Studies at York University.
Monday, 13 February 2012 16:25
February 13, 2012 - Generac Power Systems Inc., a manufacturer of backup power generation equipment, will commit $5-6 million to expanding and remodeling its Waukesha, Wisc., headquarters and an additional $3-4 million in upgrades to create a technical centre. The $8-10 million total investment will result in more jobs, more innovation and more technology for Generac, the manufacturing sector and the state of Wisconsin, it explained.
Tuesday, 03 January 2012 12:18
January 3, 2012 - Interested in a career in skilled trades, sustainable construction, design, and engineering? While the Algonquin Centre for Construction Excellence (ACCE) at Algonquin College in Ottawa, Ont., has been open since September 2011, it just recently celebrated its grand opening several weeks ago.
Friday, 23 December 2011 11:06
December 23, 2011 – The Nunavut government has announced $27 million in funding to go toward improvements and upgrades, including installation of electrical systems, at Rankin Inlet Airport.
Tuesday, 22 November 2011 09:28
November 22, 2011 - Cree Inc.’s Ruud Lighting subsidiary, based in Racine, Wisc., held a groundbreaking ceremony last week to highlight a 208,000-sf. expansion to its manufacturing facility. The company's $24.5 million investment will focus on manufacturing and assembly of LED lighting and is expected to create 469 new full-time jobs over the next four years, it explained.