First Nations

CANADA’S GAS SHOULD BECOME THE WORLD’S GAS

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Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 1:31pm

Canadas natural gas is abundant and among the cleanest in the world in terms of carbon content, providing an important part of the solution to the global climate crisis, according to the new report A Leadership Blueprint for Canadas High-ESG Gas released today.

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  • Canadas natural gas is abundant and among the cleanest in the world in terms of carbon content, providing an important part of the solution to the global climate crisis, according to the new report A Leadership Blueprint for Canadas High-ESG Gas released today.
  • It comes as German Chancellor Olaf Scholz is to visit Canada next week to lobby for liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminals on Canadas East Coast.
  • Gas offers us an opening to make the sort of disproportionate contribution to our allies and the global good that Canadians have always craved.
  • The report notes, too, the paradox faced by Canadians that developing Canadas gas to become the worlds gas puts pressure on domestic climate targets even as it contributes to lowering global emissions.

NorthWest Copper Announces Start of 2022 Lorraine Drill Program

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Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 10:30am

NorthWest Copper is a new copper-gold explorer and developer with an exciting pipeline of projects in British Columbia.

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  • NorthWest Copper is a new copper-gold explorer and developer with an exciting pipeline of projects in British Columbia.
  • With a robust portfolio in a tier one jurisdiction, NorthWest Copper is well positioned to participate fully in a strengthening global copper market.
  • On Behalf of the Board of Directors of NorthWest Copper Corp.
  • NorthWest Copper does not undertake any obligation to update forward-looking information except as required by applicable securities laws.

Government of Canada awards new contracts to advance clean-up of Faro Mine

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Wednesday, August 17, 2022 - 7:00pm

Spanning over 25 square kilometres, it is now the site of one of the most complex abandoned mine remediation projects in Canada.

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  • Spanning over 25 square kilometres, it is now the site of one of the most complex abandoned mine remediation projects in Canada.
  • In February 2022, the Main Construction Management and Care and Maintenance services contract was awarded to Parsons Inc .
  • The Main Construction Manager and Care and Maintenance services contractor will work alongside a number of other contractors engaged by Canada.
  • These contracts and standing offer include: Environmental Monitoring Services (EMS), Remediation Plan Design and Support Services (RPDSS), Regulatory Support Services and Geotechnical Support Services.

Three Sixty Solar CEO Message

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Wednesday, August 17, 2022 - 1:30pm

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Aug. 17, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Three Sixty Solar Ltd. (NEO: VSOL) (Three Sixty, Three Sixty Solar, or the Company), an all-Canadian enterprise which focuses on solar equipment supply to the global market, is pleased to provide the following message from Company CEO and Director, Mr. Brian Roth.

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  • VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Aug. 17, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Three Sixty Solar Ltd. (NEO: VSOL) (Three Sixty, Three Sixty Solar, or the Company), an all-Canadian enterprise which focuses on solar equipment supply to the global market, is pleased to provide the following message from Company CEO and Director, Mr. Brian Roth.
  • Three Sixty Solar was founded with a mission to bring solar energy to people and places where it could never go before.
  • Three Sixty Solar believes this is a concept that could hold disruptive potential across the global solar industry.
  • With the development of our patent pending solar towers, Three Sixty Solar aims to address one of the greatest challenges facing large scale solar installations the cost, availability, and use of land.

NorthWest Copper Announces Near Surface, Very High-Grade Copper in Multiple Holes. Including 14.52% CuEq Over 1.45 Metres and 4.06% CuEq Over 2.00 Metres, Both Within Longer Intervals

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Wednesday, August 17, 2022 - 10:30am

With a robust portfolio in a tier one jurisdiction, NorthWest Copper is well positioned to participate fully in a strengthening global copper market.

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  • With a robust portfolio in a tier one jurisdiction, NorthWest Copper is well positioned to participate fully in a strengthening global copper market.
  • The following equation was used to calculate copper equivalence: CuEq = Copper (%) + (Gold (g/t) x 0.7182) + (Silver (g/t) x 0.0090).
  • Copper, $1,600/oz Gold, $20/oz Silver, and recovery is assumed to be 100% given the level of metallurgical test data available.
  • The following equation was used to calculate copper equivalence: CuEq = Copper (%) + (Gold (g/t) x 0.7182) + (Silver (g/t) x 0.0090).

Wataynikaneyap Power Reaches Major Milestone!

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Tuesday, August 16, 2022 - 4:00pm

This is the first part of the 1,800 km Wataynikaneyap Power Transmission Project that is being built to connect 17 remote First Nations to the Ontario power grid.

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  • This is the first part of the 1,800 km Wataynikaneyap Power Transmission Project that is being built to connect 17 remote First Nations to the Ontario power grid.
  • As we advance the Wataynikaneyap Power Transmission Project, we will see that reliable power will allow for opportunities in remote First Nations that others may take for granted.
  • Wataynikaneyap Power will be celebrating the energization of the 230 kV line with its First Nation communities in mid-September.
  • OSLP also supports the First Nation Partnership in the management of its investment in Wataynikaneyap Power.

Government of Canada announces recruitment and retention allowances to triple through to 2025 for Indigenous Services Canada nurses in remote and isolated communities

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Tuesday, August 16, 2022 - 2:30pm

In many Indigenous remote and isolated communities, these impacts are exacerbated, posing challenges not only for staffing but for community health and safety as well.

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  • In many Indigenous remote and isolated communities, these impacts are exacerbated, posing challenges not only for staffing but for community health and safety as well.
  • Nurses working in remote and isolated communities are some of the most resourceful and resilient health care professionals across Canada.
  • We recognize the effects that staffing challenges at health centres and nursing stations in remote and isolated communities can have on First Nations communities.
  • The Government of Canada is providing a significant increase to compensation for Indigenous Services Canada nurses in remote and isolated communities through to 2025.

Atacama Resources Begins Steps in Resolving Cease Trade Order and Committed to Entering the Lithium Exploration, Mining, Refining Industry

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Tuesday, August 16, 2022 - 2:00pm

We still maintain our connection to the First Nations and look forward to building our relationships with them as we build the foundation for Atacama.

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  • We still maintain our connection to the First Nations and look forward to building our relationships with them as we build the foundation for Atacama.
  • Mr. Grant holds a degree in Construction Engineering and serves as President/CEO and board member of Golden Eagle Resources.
  • In addition to the CTO removal process, Atacama Resources is fully committed to advancing lithium, nickel, and cobalt projects to support the fast growing electric vehicle (EV) market.
  • These forward-looking statements are subject to numerous risks and uncertainties, certain of which are beyond the control of Atacama Resources International.

Government of Canada funds projects for low-income adults focused on financial well-being

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Monday, August 15, 2022 - 8:00pm

The SDPP Children and Families Component provides funding for socially innovative projects that maximize outcomes and community impact through partnerships and social innovation.

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  • The SDPP Children and Families Component provides funding for socially innovative projects that maximize outcomes and community impact through partnerships and social innovation.
  • This project proposes to develop and carry out financial empowerment services and supports to improve the financial well-being of low-income communities that are racialized, newcomer women and seniors.
  • This project proposes to provide financial empowerment activities and services to improve various aspects of the financial well-being of low-income Canadians.
  • This project proposes to increase community capacity to help low-income francophone seniors in terms of financial empowerment, such as financial assistance, retirement planning and an understanding of governmental assistance systems.

Canada prepares to welcome the world for major international conference on biological diversity in Montréal

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Monday, August 15, 2022 - 6:45pm

This major international conference will be a landmark event for Canada, with thousands of delegates from around the world gathered in Montral to take action on protecting nature and halting biological diversity loss.

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  • This major international conference will be a landmark event for Canada, with thousands of delegates from around the world gathered in Montral to take action on protecting nature and halting biological diversity loss.
  • Today, the Government of Canada is sharing core details on the conference.
  • The dates of the conference have been set from December 7 to 19, 2022, and the location will be the Palais des congrs in Montral.
  • With Montral as the host to the Secretariat of the United Nations Convention on Biological Diversity, Canada is excited to welcome the Conference and the world to Montral.