clean technology sector News

  • Dr Garry Felgate joins Orion Innovations

    Orion Innovations is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr Garry Felgate as a Partner in the company as of September 2010. Orion Innovations is a London-based strategy consulting firm focused on supporting innovation and growth in clean technology sectors. The company has built a strong reputation advising policymakers, researchers and technology companies on how best to drive ideas and ...


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  • Armstrong monitoring among top clean technology companies in Ottawa

    In a recent article published in the Ottawa Citizen found below, Armstrong Monitoring was named among the top 5 companies in Ottawa's emerging clean technology sector. We are honoured to have been recognized alongside global leaders in the development of alternative and renewable energy sources, and we are very proud of our partnerships within this group of companies. Armstrong Monitoring is a ...

  • Human Capital 2010: The Future of Management, conference in September

    On 30th September 2010 the Human Capital Forum will bring together some leading thinkers to present at a ground-breaking conference on the future of management. At the end of a decade that has seen major organisational failures through accountancy scandals, excessive risk-taking by the banks and a high rate of failure in merger activity, this conference will explore the extent to which poor ...


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  • BC`s clean technology industry poised to become star of BC economy

    British Columbia's cleantech industry is one of the province's fastest growing industries and has the potential to be a significant economic generator by creating thousands of new high paying jobs, attracting significant new investment and generating billions of dollars in exports. These are among the findings of the "Cleantech Report Card for British Columbia," conducted by KPMG in partnership ...


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  • Federal agencies join forces to commercialize Canada`s clean technologies

    Two federal agencies - Export Development Canada (EDC) and Sustainable Development Technology Canada (SDTC) - are joining forces to further develop Canada's international capabilities in the cleantech sector. "Cleantech companies need to scale up and go global, which provides a natural fit for EDC and SDTC to work together to help put Canadian companies at the forefront of the industry," said ...


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  • Human Capital 2010: The Future of Management

    Human Capital 2010: The Future of Management On 30th September 2010 the Human Capital Forum will bring together some leading thinkers to present at a ground-breaking conference on the future of management. At the end of a decade that has seen major organisational failures through accountancy scandals, excessive risk-taking by the banks and a high rate of failure in merger activity, this ...


    By Article 13

  • Greater Vancouver Clean Technology

    Approximately 500 people converged at Surrey City Hall to witness 38 companies from the Metro region vie for the title of Greater Vancouver’s Clean Technology Champion this past Wednesday. Participants pitched to the judges their best clean technology products and solutions in hopes of winning a $10,000 prize provided by Vancity credit union as well as a trophy designed by KPU’s ...


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  • Clean tech investing declines in Third Quarter

    Venture capitalists invested $6.95 billion in 876 deals in the third quarter of 2011, according to the MoneyTree™ Report from PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP (PwC) and the National Venture Capital Association (NVCA), based on data provided by Thomson Reuters. Quarterly venture capital (VC) investment activity fell 12 percent in terms of dollars and 14 percent in the number of deals compared to ...


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  • Canada Failing to Capitalize on Global Clean Technology Opportunities

    Growth in Canada’s clean technology industry has stalled and needs greater support from all levels of government and private sector to stimulate and help finance the deployment of commercialized clean technology innovation in order to succeed according to Analytica Advisors’ 2016 Canadian Clean Technology Industry Report. The report showed clean technology is now worth nearly $12 ...


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  • Canada must improve its support for research and development

    The expert panel leading the Review of Federal Support to R&D submitted its final report to Gary Goodyear, Minister of State for Science and Technology. It makes a series of recommendations that call for a simplified and more focused approach to the $5 billion worth of R&D funding provided by the federal government every year. "Government needs to do a better job helping our innovative ...


    By GLOBE SERIES

  • GLOBE to Support BC Cleantech Companies to Realize Market Opportunities

    GLOBE, working closely with NRC-IRAP Pacific, has been engaged to provide a suite of mentoring and technology review services for a select group of pre-commercial British Columbia-based companies in environmental and clean technology related sectors as part of a 10-month pilot project. GLOBE Advisors, in partnership with GLOBE Performance Solutions (a provider of technology-based solutions and ...


    By GLOBE SERIES

  • China Initials MOU to invest in Sasakatchewan oil sands development

    Talks this week between the Government of Saskatchewan and the China National Petroleum Corporation led to the initialing of a new Memorandum of Understanding on exploring opportunities for Chinese investment in Saskatchewan"s oil, natural gas and clean energy technology sectors. The new agreement triggers a CNPC visit to Saskatchewan to evaluate opportunities in carbon capture, enhanced oil ...


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  • Masdar named `clean tech leader of the year`

    The Masdar Initiative, Abu Dhabi's investment in developing future energy solutions, was named the 'Cleantech Leader of the Year' last night at the Cleantech Forum's Cleantech Awards in San Francisco, California, USA. The prestigious recognition was bestowed on the initiative for contributing credibility and resources to the cleantech industry. Dr. Sultan Ahmed Al Jaber, CEO of Masdar, received ...


    By MASDAR

  • BioteQ CEO Appointed to DFAIT Cleantech Advisory Board

    BioteQ Environmental Technologies Inc. (TSX: BQE), a leader in the treatment of industrial water and process solutions, announces that the Company's Chief Executive Officer, Jonathan Wilkinson, has been appointed to the Cleantech Advisory Board of the Federal Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade (DFAIT). The mandate of the Advisory Board is to provide advice and feedback to the ...


    By BQE Water

  • British Columbia begins work on Climate Action Plan 2.0

    Provincial actions on climate change took centre stage this week, with Ontario’s announcement on the establishment of a ‘cap-and-trade’ system and British Columbia’s challenge to the world to ‘meet it or beat it’ with reference to its ground breaking Climate Action Strategy which is about to undergo a rebuild. Building on British Columbia’s climate ...


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  • Québec ready for the North American carbon market

    Québec has taken an important step towards establishing a North American carbon market. The Minister of Sustainable Development, Environment and Parks, Pierre Arcand, and the Minister of Economic Development, Innovation and Export Trade, Clément Gignac, has announced publication of a draft regulation on greenhouse gas (GHG) cap-and-trade based on the Western Climate Initiative ...


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  • CCC response to Huhne`s 4th Carbon Budget statement

    The Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change Chris Huhne, today made an oral statement to the House in which he announced that Government would accept the Committee's recommendations on the 4th Carbon Budget (2023-2027) in full. This will legislate a cut in emissions of 50% (on 1990 levels) by 2025 and will put the UK on track to meeting the 2050 target (an 80% reduction in emissions). ...


    By Statoil

  • The power to change the world - Who`s next?

    The late Steve Jobs is being eulogized for the way his company's technology changed the way we work (the i-Mac), how we listen to music (the i-Pod) and how we communicate (the i-Phone) with each other. Mark Zuckerberg's Facebook has been credited as the technology that changed interpersonal relationships in the digital age, and more recently, as the vehicle that ignited the Arab Spring ...


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  • First-of-its-kind Global Cleantech innovation index published

    Denmark, Israel, Sweden, Finland and the US provide the best conditions for clean technology start-up creation, with companies in the Asia Pacific region following closely behind when it comes to commercial success, according to a newly released Global Cleantech Innovation Index report. Canada ranks seventh, according to the report, which it attributes to an entrepreneurial ...


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  • BioteQ Appoints Jonathan Wilkinson to Board of Directors

    BioteQ Environmental Technologies, Inc. (TSX: BQE), a leader in the treatment of industrial waste water, announces that the Board of Directors has appointed Jonathan Wilkinson to the Board. George Poling, the Chairman of the Board, stated, "We are pleased to welcome Jonathan Wilkinson to the Board, and to his role as Chief Executive Officer at BioteQ." Mr. Wilkinson is a seasoned senior ...


    By BQE Water

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