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Wind power booming

OTTAWA -- The Canadian Wind Energy Association (CanWEA) has reported Canada's second-highest year for emission-free wind energy. Canada's total installed capacity has grown to 1,846 MW with the addition of 386 MW of new wind energy…

The Future of Global Cities

The globalizing market, telecommunications, information technology, shared corporate-political strategies -- these will render commonplace what cities had hoped to offer in the past. Significant cities will offer the same amenities. What…

Bending the bow

The EnCana Bow Tower rising on the Calgary skyline stands out for a number of reasons. What will be the tallest building in western Canada upon completion, the 58-storey crescent-shaped office building will feature an exterior diagrid of…

Website tracks world carbon emissions

WASHINGTON, DC -The Center for Global Development (CGD), an independent think tank located in Washington, D. C., has produced the Carbon Monitoring for Action (CARMA) website, a massive database containing information on the carbon…
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