April 30, 2013
Golder Associates Ltd. and the Union of Nova Scotia Municipalities are launching a new guidebook - From Great Ideas to Great Communities - to help municipalities implement their Integrated Community Sustainability Plans
April 18, 2013
Sustainable purchasing is gaining ground in the Canadian municipal sector as municipalities realize their contribution to existing ‘green’ objectives
April 18, 2013
A new tool to improve the measurement of waste management performance has been presented by a recent study.
March 08, 2013
Delegates attending this year’s Americana event in Montreal (March 19 - 21) will have a chance to gain new insights on how Environmental Technology Verification can generate significant benefits for municipalities.
February 19, 2013
Cities around the world can significantly reduce greenhouse gas emissions by implementing aggressive but practical policy changes, says a new study by University of a Toronto Civil Engineering Professor.
January 31, 2013
The United States has named the San Francisco Bay and Estuary as its 35th Wetland of International Importance under the Ramsar Convention, effective on World Wetlands Day, February 2.
January 13, 2013
The State of New York has launched a major initiative to attract jobs and economic growth by building on the core elements of the green economy and addressing climate related vulnerabilities made painfully evident during Hurricane Sandy.
December 15, 2012
By strategically rethinking the waste stream, politicians, governments, citizens, and businesses can work together to generate wealth from what is currently a financial, environmental, and social cost.
December 12, 2012
New Worldwatch Institute report examines the growth rate of the global urban population and its social and health challenges
November 17, 2012
The Commission for a Sustainable London 2012 has published its in-depth review into whether the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games truly delivered the promised levels of sustainability.