Economy / News

Canadian new vehicle sales to be zero emissions by 2035

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

To build a cleaner and more prosperous economy that creates good jobs while working to prevent runaway climate change, the Government of Canada is taking actio...

Earth Day 2021 – America Mobilizes to make Earth Day every Day!
Climate Change

And so it's Earth Day, Again...

Under a previous US administration, the environment seemed to have taken a back seat to nationalism, industry, jobs, and the economy . Initiatives like the P...

The Top Construction Trends for USA & Canada in 2021!
Climate Change

Our Top Home Building Trends for 2021!

...economy rebounds, but what it leaves behind is the knowledge that we can in fact succeed at reducing carbon emissions if we decide to. We're not suggesting th...

Colorado state university research helping reduce over-use of antibiotics

Colorado state university research helping reduce over-use of antibiotics

...economy, with experts calculating that superbugs could cost a cumulative $100 trillion of economic output by 2050. According to The Harvard Business Review, f...

SEM-B Mobility Launches it's Sustainable Urban Transit Solution

A New and Sustainable Urban Transit System SEM-B Readies for Launch

...economy and improving air quality in downtown areas, but it will not do anything to alleviate the growing problem of traffic congestion. Add in the reluctance...

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?

...economy having grown by 2.9 percent. For the Agency, this suggests that economic prosperity and mitigating climate change don’t have to be mutually exclusive. L...

Efficiency Capital Achieves Canada's First IREE Certification

Efficiency Capital Achieves Canada's First Retrofit IREE Certification

...economy. To accomplish this, CaGBC sets and verifies advanced green building standards, conducts government advocacy and market research, and provides education...

Greenwashing - CMA Launches a New Investigation to Recognize it and Stop It
Products and Materials

The UK Competition and Markets Authority is investigating "Greenwashing" of Products - Good!

...economy without misleading consumers. At this early stage, the CMA has not reached a view as to whether or not consumer protection law has been broken. However,...

Carbon Tax USA & Canada - If it brings investment to lower carbon then it's good
Policy and Regulations

Carbon tax in Canada or USA – How More Tax might be a Good Thing

...economy and more green jobs too. But even more importantly, your kids will think you’re cool and maybe even brag about you and your new heat pump to the ostrich...

Home Energy labeling, Impact of Mandatory labels on Real Estate prices US Canada
Real estate

The North American Property market faces a ticking timebomb - Mandatory energy labeling - and here's what to do about it

...Economy have clearly stated: “ The value of energy efficiency in properly implemented construction standards is universally recognized as the easiest and most c...

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?

...economy ” … The US is rated “Critically Insufficient” by Climate Action Tracker [11b], saying “ The Trump Administration has spent 2018 systematically gutting U...