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GE, PowerStream Team Up on Microgrid to Showcase Renewables
The Canadian energy company PowerStream has teamed up with GE on a microgrid demonstration project designed to raise public and consumer awareness about renewables and alternative energy sources.
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Thu Apr 10, 2014
Contaminated sites cleanup to cost billions more, budget office says
Former environment commissioner Scott Vaughan warned of increased costs to clean up contaminated sites in Canada two years.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
UPDATE 1-Canadian auto parts maker Martinrea faces proxy battle
A former executive of Martinrea International Inc intends to ask shareholders to replace a majority of the directors at the Canadian auto parts maker, accusing the board of a lack of independence and industry experience.
Police investigate shooting in Vaughan
A man was rushed to hospital after being shot multiple times in York Region around 4 a.m. on Thursday.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
GE, PowerStream launch Ontario microgrid demonstration project
General Electric and PowerStream Inc. launched their first joint microgrid demonstration project, located at PowerStream's headquarters in Vaughan, Ontario.
Tue Apr 01, 2014
The Toronto Star
Toronto council votes to negotiate with Port Authority over airport expansion
Mayor Rob Ford missed the morning council session on Tuesday. His brother, Councillor Doug Ford, said he wasn't feeling well.
Experimental Lakes Area research station officially saved
Research into topics ranging from acid rain to fish farming have been underway at the Experimental Lakes Area research station since the late 1960s.
Sun Mar 30, 2014
Stretch of Hwy 7 closed following serious crash
A stretch of Highway 7 has been closed in both directions between Martin Grove Road and Highway 27 in Vaughan following a serious crash.
Mon Mar 24, 2014
The Toronto Star
Jets at the island airport would close-off harbour, critics say
Faster, heavier and lower-landing jets at Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport could potentially lead to severe restrictions on the public's use of the inner harbour, critics say.
Feds propose water pollution exemptions to protect industry
The federal government has proposed a new draft regulation for industries that have provincial water discharge permits that don't comply with the broader Fisheries Act prohibition.
The truth about Lyme disease
Lyme disease can masquerade as MS, ALS, even dementia and its numbers are growing tenfold.
Tue Mar 18, 2014
The Flaherty file: What you need to know
Finance Minister Jim Flaherty speaks with reporters as he leaves question period in the House of Commons on Parliament Hill in Ottawa on Thursday, March 6, 2014.