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$5B Lakeview Villiage names Sasaki lead architect

Steve McLean, Real Estate News EXchange Summary There’s still a long way to go before Lakeview Village will start to resemble the vision behind it. However, the next step has been taken with the announcement of Sasaki as lead master-plan architect for the $5-billion Mississauga...

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Study recommends ways municipalities can help energy-neutral developments

Jonathan Juha, The London Free Press Summary If you build a neighborhood that relies on solar energy, you don't want a highrise that could block the sun rays right next to it. And having a “solar right-to-light bylaw” that prevents that from happening may be a way to give developers the...

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CampusEnergy2019 Student Video Contest Winner: University of Toronto

Summary Launched in 2012, the Campus Energy Student Video Contest challenges students from IDEA member institutions to create a short video about their campus energy plant, focused on district energy and/or combined heat and power (CHP). The 2019 winners from the University of Toronto share...

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Grant Awarded to Hamilton Chamber of Commerce Will Help Local Manufacturers Optimize Uses of Industrial Waste Heat

The Bay Observer Summary The Hamilton Chamber of Commerce has secured a $189,000 grant from The Atmospheric Fund (TAF) to study the possibility of recovering waste heat from Hamilton industry to help accelerate smart energy practices that contribute to a cleaner environment, lower...

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Enwave receives funding to expand Deep Lake Water Cooling system

Your Renewable News Summary Enwave Energy Corporation (Enwave) announces a $100 million expansion of its Deep Lake Water Cooling (DLWC) system with the support of up to $10 million in federal funding. A sustainable energy project, DLWC draws cold water from Lake Ontario to cool hospitals,...

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Powering the north

Braydon Black, Alternatives Journal Summary Improving energy efficiencies are changing how Northern Ontario's MoCreebec people are taking control of their power consumption. The MoCreebec Eeyoud Council, an association representing the MoCreebec people of northern Ontario, is taking...

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Smart, energy-efficient homes of the future coming to Markham

Press Release, Markham MARKHAM, ON – November 1 5, 2018 — Today, the City of Markham, in partnership with Mattamy Homes Canada and Enwave Energy Corporation announced a ground-breaking collaboration. Together, they will research and design a pilot neighbourhood of approximately 300...

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First Nation forestry dev-corp is a big winner

Northern Ontario Business Staff, Northern Ontario Business Summary What began as a capacity-building exercise has evolved into a groundbreaking First Nations-owned and operated forestry venture and tenure model in northwestern Ontario. Agoke Development Corporation received top honours in...

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Markham District Energy welcomes Pond Technologies

Susie Kockerscheidt, Summary The new Pond Technologies will be constructed adjacent to Markham District Energy's Warden Energy Centre in the city of Markham. This will be the world’s first facility to capture and convert carbon emissions into valuable, nutritious health...

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Gryphon International Engineering Services is Now CHA Canada

Press Release, September 21, 2018 CHA Subsidiary Rebrands and Launches New Website St. Catharines, Ontario and Albany, NY – CHA Consulting, Inc. (CHA), a highly diversified, full-service engineering design firm , announces its subsidiary, Gryphon International Engineering Services, has...