Natural environment

Government of Canada announces new policies that support ending the captivity of whales, dolphins, and porpoises

Monday, May 17, 2021 - 4:50pm

Canadians do not want to see these sentient creatures behind glass for their entertainment, and over the past three years our government has worked to amend policies and legislation to end these practices in Canada.

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  • Canadians do not want to see these sentient creatures behind glass for their entertainment, and over the past three years our government has worked to amend policies and legislation to end these practices in Canada.
  • Thank you to all the Canadians who participated in our online consultation process to inform and strengthen our actions going forward.
  • Through these amendments, as well as our protective measures and ongoing marine conservation work, we will ensure that marine mammals can live safe and free in Canadian waters.
  • "\nFisheries and Oceans Canada (DFO) is responsible for the conservation and protection of Canada\'s marine resources, including wild marine mammals, as set out in theMarine Mammal Regulations.

EnviroGold Global Inaugurates Strategic and Technical Advisory Group with Unparalleled Experience

Monday, May 17, 2021 - 4:05pm

b'TORONTO, May 17, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- EnviroGold Global (Can) Ltd. ("EnviroGold Global"), a clean technology company accelerating the world\'s transition to a circular resource economy, today announced the inauguration of its Strategic and Technical Advisory Group.

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  • b'TORONTO, May 17, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- EnviroGold Global (Can) Ltd. ("EnviroGold Global"), a clean technology company accelerating the world\'s transition to a circular resource economy, today announced the inauguration of its Strategic and Technical Advisory Group.
  • The Advisory Group significantly enhances EnviroGold Global\'s access to expertise in mission critical domains.
  • EnviroGold Global leverages proprietary technology, superior operationalized knowledge, and an agile, efficient culture to recover valuable metals, recharge critical natural resources and accelerate the world\'s transition to a sustainable circular resource economy.
  • EnviroGold Global has acquired remediation rights to three precious, critical and strategic mine tailings sites across North America and is actively expanding the Company\'s significant reprocessing pipeline.\n'

New Airly™ Brand Launches First-Ever Climate Friendly Snack Developed To Remove Greenhouse Gases From The Air

Monday, May 17, 2021 - 3:00pm

LOUIS, May 17, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Climate change is one of the most urgent crises facing our planet.

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  • LOUIS, May 17, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Climate change is one of the most urgent crises facing our planet.
  • Today Airly is launching its first productAirly Oat Clouds, delicious snack crackers made with wholesome oats and grains.
  • They are the first-ever climate friendly snack developed to remove greenhouse gases from the air.\n"At Airly, we believe the time to act is now.
  • Today, roughly 25% of greenhouse gases come from the global food supply," says Jennifer McKnight, Airly Co-Founder and Chief Marketing Officer.

JZZ Technologies, Inc. Signs LOI to Create JZZI ADVENT CITY - Smart Housing Development for Seniors in South Carolina under Joint Venture with TGI Solar Power Group, Inc.

Monday, May 17, 2021 - 2:35pm

JZZ Technologies, Inc. and TGI Solar Power Group, Inc. agree to jointly develop a new affordable, sustainable, SMART senior residential community

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  • The goal is to create sustainable living with unsurpassed earth-friendly technologies that ensure all residents have a positive impact on the environment.
  • Ours will be the first to work specifically with active senior lifestyles in mind from the very beginning.
  • It will also be the first such project located in South Carolina, which is in real need of this kind of affordable residential offering.
  • This underscores the JZZ ADVENT CITY For SENIORS\' goal to improve the quality of life for its aging residents.\nAbout TGI Solar Power Group, Inc.\nAbout TGI Solar Power Group, Inc. is a diversified holding company.

“Healing Racism Beyond the Dialogue: Basic Strategies at Four Levels of Socialization and Oppression,” hosted by University of Phoenix’s Office of Educational Equity

Monday, May 17, 2021 - 2:01pm

But many people struggle to define racism or understand what they can do to help heal it.

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  • But many people struggle to define racism or understand what they can do to help heal it.
  • The webinar will focus on strategies for healing at a personal, group, institutional and systemic level.\nJacqueline Starks, certified diversity executive, will serve as the host of the webinar.
  • Starks has more than 25 years of experience as a social justice and sustainability change agent.
  • Flexible schedules, relevant courses and interactive learning help students more effectively pursue career and personal aspirations while balancing their busy lives.

NV5 Acquires PES Environmental, Enhances Environmental Sustainability Capabilities

Monday, May 17, 2021 - 1:00pm

The acquisition was made with a combination of cash and stock and will be immediately accretive to NV5\xe2\x80\x99s earnings.\nFounded in 1989, PES Environmental\xe2\x80\x99s 56 engineers and environmental scientists help public and private sector clients meet their environmental compliance, permitting, and sustainability goals.

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  • The acquisition was made with a combination of cash and stock and will be immediately accretive to NV5\xe2\x80\x99s earnings.\nFounded in 1989, PES Environmental\xe2\x80\x99s 56 engineers and environmental scientists help public and private sector clients meet their environmental compliance, permitting, and sustainability goals.
  • PES Environmental\xe2\x80\x99s extensive track record with water resources, ground water, and storm water management projects will offer immediate support to NV5\xe2\x80\x99s infrastructure services as well as the energy and testing and inspection business lines.\n\xe2\x80\x9cWe have actively expanded NV5\xe2\x80\x99s nationwide capabilities in recent years to support our clients\xe2\x80\x99 environmental and sustainability initiatives, including sustainable infrastructure, clean energy, energy efficiency, environmental compliance, and water and natural resource management,\xe2\x80\x9c said Dickerson Wright, PE, Chairman and CEO of NV5.
  • The Company primarily focuses on six business verticals: testing, inspection & consulting, infrastructure engineering, utility services, buildings & program management, environmental health sciences, and geospatial technology services.
  • NV5 operates out of more than 100 offices nationwide and abroad.

Oregon’s Longview Ranch, Sticking True to Cowboy Heritage

Sunday, May 16, 2021 - 4:30am

b'Longview Ranch , located along Central Oregon\xe2\x80\x99s historic Route 19 in Kimberly, maintains 30,000 stunning acres of diverse landscape .

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  • b'Longview Ranch , located along Central Oregon\xe2\x80\x99s historic Route 19 in Kimberly, maintains 30,000 stunning acres of diverse landscape .
  • To irrigate these fields, Longview Ranch has installed 17 pivot-style sprinklers .
  • Eight miles of the John Day River flows through the middle of the property, which operates primarily for the purpose of raising grass-fed cattle.
  • With three tributaries sharing annual steelhead runs, Longview Ranch also manages 25,000 acres of Bureau of Land Management (BLM) grazing grounds and 485 acres of irrigated hay producing land, which is home to 800 mother cows and 50 bulls.\n'

Senske Services Named One of the Largest Landscape Companies (Kennewick, WA)

Friday, May 14, 2021 - 8:40pm

b'KENNEWICK, Wash., May 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Senske Services has been named one of the largest landscape companies in North America by Lawn & Landscape magazine.

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  • b'KENNEWICK, Wash., May 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Senske Services has been named one of the largest landscape companies in North America by Lawn & Landscape magazine.
  • The Lawn & Landscape Top 100 list is based on 2020 revenue from landscape profit centers.\nThis prestigious list recognizes the best in the industry.
  • "\nSenske Services is a market-leading, multi-state home services company focused on growing organically and through mergers and acquisitions in the Western United States.
  • The Senske family of brands includes Senske Pest Control, Senske Lawn and Tree Care, Senske Grounds Maintenance, Washington Tree & Lawn Care, and Christmas Dcor by Senske.

Worldwide Environmental Consulting Services Industry to 2028 - by Service Type, Media Type, Vertical and Geography - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Friday, May 14, 2021 - 5:49pm

Thus, the growth in residential construction surges the need for an efficient water management system, which boosts the demand for environmental consulting services.

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  • Thus, the growth in residential construction surges the need for an efficient water management system, which boosts the demand for environmental consulting services.
  • With augmenting concerns regarding environmental conservation, governments and corporates worldwide are actively exploring sustainable solutions for their operations, to reduce their environmental footprint.
  • Thus, businesses approach environmental consulting firms to maximize returns on their investments by assessing investments and carrying out audits.
  • In terms of geography, in 2020, the global environmental consulting services market the fastest growing market resides in APAC.

U. S. Well Services Announces First Quarter 2021 Earnings Release Date and Conference Call

Friday, May 14, 2021 - 4:41pm

Also, an archive of the webcast will be available shortly after the call at https://ir.uswellservices.com/news-events/ir-calendar\nU.S.

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  • Also, an archive of the webcast will be available shortly after the call at https://ir.uswellservices.com/news-events/ir-calendar\nU.S.
  • Well Services, Inc. is a leading provider of hydraulic fracturing services and a market leader in electric fracture stimulation.
  • The Company\'s patented electric frac technology provides one of the first fully electric, mobile well stimulation systems powered by locally supplied natural gas, including field gas sourced directly from the wellhead.
  • The Company\'s electric frac technology dramatically decreases emissions and sound pollution while generating exceptional operational efficiencies, including significant customer fuel cost savings versus conventional diesel fleets.