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Canadian new vehicle sales to be zero emissions by 2035
Commuting

Canada requires all new light-duty cars and trucks sold in 2035 to produce no emissions

...building a cleaner and more resilient economy, while also creating good jobs and opportunities for all Canadians. We will also continue to support the automotiv...

Chicago green roof
Urban planning

Toronto Bylaw to Mandate Green Roofs

...building ideas previously regarded as obscure and whacky are making it into mainstream construction. Green roofs really started to take off commercially in Apri...

Modular EV Battery Swapping Stations by Ample are Launched
Commuting

Modular EV battery swapping system makes EV battery filling as quick as gas powered vehicles

...Building Guide . Canadian Incentives for Electric Vehicles How to Choose the Best Electric Vehicle Learn about EVSE's here, and How to Choose ...

The History of Earth Day up to 50th Anniversary April 22 2020 - Ecohome
Climate Change

Earth Day 50th Anniversary was the 22 April 2020 - What's the History?

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Bosco Verticale, The World's First Vertical Forest
Architecture

Bosco Verticale, the world's first vertical forest

...building will be heated by the sun. This will significantly reduce the need to mechanically regulate the building's temperature, saving energy as well as help...

Water Efficiency News - Trump showerhead laws reversed by Biden
Water

Trump shower head rules reversed by Biden - Water Efficiency is Back !

...Building Guide pages . DIY Home Bidet kits - compare online here Water efficient toilets that work well Tips for reducing hot water consumptio...

California adds $1,500 incentive for new electric vehicles - Nov 2020
Commuting

California adds $1,500 incentive for new electric vehicles! Total state + fed incentives = up to $13.5K

...Building Guide . Canadian Incentives for Electric Vehicles How to Choose the Best Electric Vehicle Learn about EVSE's here, and How to Choose ...

Carbon Emissions in the US reduced in 2019 - IEA Report Reveals
Climate Change

Carbon emissions declined in US in 2019 - a glimmer of hope for climate change goals?

...buildings by 2030. It is quite clear that municipal and state governments are moving towards reducing carbon emissions even if US federal leadership isn’t cur...

Carbon negative concrete CMU blocks
Climate Change

Carbon negative concrete goes into pioneering “green” CMU blocks – Quebec leads the way!

...Building Guide and in the pages below: Compare the carbon footprint of wood v steel v concrete buildings Future-proof building techniques for a chan...

Colorado state university research helping reduce over-use of antibiotics
Health

Colorado state university research helping reduce over-use of antibiotics

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