Natural environment

Inc. Magazine Unveils Sunrise Irrigation and Sprinklers is On Its Annual List of America's Fastest-Growing Private Companies--the Inc. 5000

Friday, August 14, 2020 - 7:15pm

Over the last few years, Sunrise Irrigation has focused on water conservation through Water Star Certification.

Key Points: 
  • Over the last few years, Sunrise Irrigation has focused on water conservation through Water Star Certification.
  • In 2019 Sunrise Irrigation and Sprinklers opened sister divisions, Sunrise Electric and Sunrise Heat and Air to better service the Tampa Bay Area.
  • Founded in 1994 and under new ownership as of 2015, Sunrise Irrigation is the Tampa Bay area's largest residential irrigation company.
  • In 2019, Sunrise Irrigation and Sprinklers' parent company, Sunrise Blue Collar group founded sister companies, Sunrise Electric and Sunrise Heat & Air in an effort to create a better experience in the home service arena.

Global Insect Growth Regulators Market Outlook (2019 to 2027) - Featuring Bayer Cropscience, Central Life Science & Control Solutions Among Others - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Friday, August 14, 2020 - 2:31pm

The "Insect Growth Regulators - Global Market Outlook (2019-2027)" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • The "Insect Growth Regulators - Global Market Outlook (2019-2027)" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • The Global Insect Growth Regulators market accounted for $931.65 million in 2019 and is expected to reach $1,744.97 million by 2027 growing at a CAGR of 8.2% during the forecast period.
  • Adoption of environmentally safe crop protection products and rising popularity of organic farming are the major factors driving market growth.
  • Insect growth regulators are substances which inhibit the growth and development of insects.

Canopy Rivers Reports First Quarter Fiscal Year 2021 Financial Results

Friday, August 14, 2020 - 12:00pm

This enabled PharmHouse to begin planting pursuant to its previously announced offtake agreements with Canopy Growth Corporation ("Canopy Growth") and TerrAscend.

Key Points: 
  • This enabled PharmHouse to begin planting pursuant to its previously announced offtake agreements with Canopy Growth Corporation ("Canopy Growth") and TerrAscend.
  • In furtherance of its mandate, the Special Committee retained a financial advisor to assist it in assessing such strategic alternatives.
  • The following represents a summary of key developments at Canopy Rivers and its other portfolio companies during Q1 2021:
    Canopy Rivers welcomed Mike Lee, Canopy Growth's CFO, to its Board of Directors.
  • This included a targeted reduction in operating cash outflows and a focus on generating positive cash flow from operations for fiscal year 2021 and on maximizing returns on existing assets.

Drip Irrigation Market worth $9.3 billion by 2025 - Exclusive Report by MarketsandMarkets™

Friday, August 14, 2020 - 11:30am

Drip irrigation helps minimize water loss due to evaporation by distributing water through a network of valves, pipes, tubing, and emitters.

Key Points: 
  • Drip irrigation helps minimize water loss due to evaporation by distributing water through a network of valves, pipes, tubing, and emitters.
  • Drip irrigation methods are known to offer a significant advantage in efficiency against other conventional irrigation methods, including sprinkler and flooding.
  • Emitters are the most crucial components of a drip irrigation system as they discharge water flowing through the lateral over the crop root area.
  • Greenhouse Irrigation System Marketby Type (Drip Irrigation, Micro Sprinkler Irrigation, and Boom Irrigation), Application (Vegetables, Flowers & Ornamentals, Fruit Plants, and Nursery Crops), & by Region - Global Forecast to 2020

Drip Irrigation Market worth $9.3 billion by 2025 - Exclusive Report by MarketsandMarkets™

Friday, August 14, 2020 - 11:30am

Drip irrigation helps minimize water loss due to evaporation by distributing water through a network of valves, pipes, tubing, and emitters.

Key Points: 
  • Drip irrigation helps minimize water loss due to evaporation by distributing water through a network of valves, pipes, tubing, and emitters.
  • Drip irrigation methods are known to offer a significant advantage in efficiency against other conventional irrigation methods, including sprinkler and flooding.
  • Emitters are the most crucial components of a drip irrigation system as they discharge water flowing through the lateral over the crop root area.
  • Greenhouse Irrigation System Marketby Type (Drip Irrigation, Micro Sprinkler Irrigation, and Boom Irrigation), Application (Vegetables, Flowers & Ornamentals, Fruit Plants, and Nursery Crops), & by Region - Global Forecast to 2020

Brightcore Energy Executes Comprehensive Approach With City of White Plains to Drive Energy Savings Across Their Facility Portfolio

Thursday, August 13, 2020 - 10:01pm

The multi-phase project includes a complete lighting upgrade of many of the facilities operated by the City of White Plains.

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  • The multi-phase project includes a complete lighting upgrade of many of the facilities operated by the City of White Plains.
  • Brightcore is very proud to have a strategic engagement with City of White Plains regarding their sustainability plan, said Mike Richter, president of Brightcore Energy.
  • Our teams have worked closely together to prioritize facility opportunities to drive energy savings while dramatically increase lighting effectiveness across a wide range of applications.
  • Tom Roach, Mayor of the City of White Plains, added: The City of White Plains is strongly committed to driving energy sustainability across our city government and community.

Future Cities Canada: #UnexpectedSolutions showcases innovation in cities

Thursday, August 13, 2020 - 5:00pm

On the heels of a global disruption, it is vital that we rethink, redesign and rebuild a collective strategy for cities that addresses the complex challenges that communities of all sizes are facing, said Geoff Cape, CEO & Founder of Evergreen, one of the founding partners of Future Cities Canada.

Key Points: 
  • On the heels of a global disruption, it is vital that we rethink, redesign and rebuild a collective strategy for cities that addresses the complex challenges that communities of all sizes are facing, said Geoff Cape, CEO & Founder of Evergreen, one of the founding partners of Future Cities Canada.
  • #UnexpectedSolutionsprovidesacritical meeting place formunicipal staff, community leaders and urban innovatorstothink differently, propel new ideas forward andspark thepartnerships that will have impact now and in the far future.
  • To be the first to learn about new speakers and sessions, sign upfor the Future Cities Canada newsletterand join the conversation at @FutureCitiesCA
    Future Cities Canadais a national cross-sector initiative with the mission to accelerate innovation to transform cities for the benefit of all.
  • Drawing on the expertise of its founding organizations - The McConnell Foundation, TD Bank Group, Evergreen,Maisondelinnovationsocialeand Community Foundations of Canada - and together with a diverse and growing network of partners, Future Cities Canada collectively strives to address the challenges facing cities and city-dwellers to reimagine cities that are equitable, regenerative and prosperous.

AMLI Residential Releases Results of 2020 Sustainable Living Index

Thursday, August 13, 2020 - 4:05pm

AMLI Residential , a leading developer of sustainable, multifamily properties, today announced the results of its fourth annual Sustainable Living Index.

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  • AMLI Residential , a leading developer of sustainable, multifamily properties, today announced the results of its fourth annual Sustainable Living Index.
  • Residents chose fresh air initiatives, energy-efficiency savings on utilities and smoke-free living as their top three green features.
  • AMLI prioritizes sustainable practices that are pragmatic and meaningful to make sure our communities features are aligned with our residents desires.
  • This years survey further contributes to AMLIs data on resident attitudes about sustainable living and climate change concerns, which AMLI expects will continue to increase over time.

Global Sustainable Erosion Control, Sediment Management and Stabilization Markets 2020-2025: Patent Review and New Developments

Thursday, August 13, 2020 - 3:15pm

DUBLIN, Aug. 13, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Sustainable Erosion Control, Sediment Management, and Stabilization: Global Markets" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • DUBLIN, Aug. 13, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Sustainable Erosion Control, Sediment Management, and Stabilization: Global Markets" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • Construction contractors and other site managers are increasingly deploying and required to invest in erosion control technologies.
  • Interestingly, in recent years, markets for erosion control technologies have become more heavily influenced by globally distant suppliers.
  • This study targets markets associated with sustainable erosion controlthat is, with a strong focus on those erosion control technologies that reduce and manage the erosion process, while minimizing and avoiding environmental damage to the extent possible.

Newfoundland and Labrador hunter sentenced for contravening the Migratory Birds Convention Act, 1994

Thursday, August 13, 2020 - 3:00pm

On August5, 2020, Raymond Newman was found guilty of threeoffences under the Migratory Birds Convention Act, 1994 after a trial in Grand Falls-Windsor provincial court.

Key Points: 
  • On August5, 2020, Raymond Newman was found guilty of threeoffences under the Migratory Birds Convention Act, 1994 after a trial in Grand Falls-Windsor provincial court.
  • In October2019, Environment and Climate Change Canada enforcement officers conducted a migratory bird coastal patrol in Notre Dame Bay, Newfoundland and Labrador.
  • Two of the birds were razorbills, which are protected under the Migratory Birds Convention Act, 1994.
  • Under the Migratory Birds Convention Act, 1994, Environment and Climate Change Canada is responsible for protecting migratory birds, their nests, and eggs and for regulating potentially harmful human activities that may affect them.