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7 Feb 2021 EDMONTON
Amid concerns about droughts, selenium pollution, at-risk species and Indigenous consultation, the Alberta government is poised to allow coal companies to undercut a functioning water market. The Alberta government’s rescindment of a longstanding coal policy, leaving previously protected lands available to open-pit coal mining, has locals concerned about family livelihoods...
3 Jan 2021 EDMONTON
Contaminated water that leaked from an oilfield pipeline on Christmas Day has entered the North Saskatchewan River but has had no detectable impact on it, says a spokesman for Calgary-based oil and gas producer ARC Resources Ltd. The leaked produced water flowed into an unnamed creek and then into the North Saskatchewan River, a glacier-fed major waterway that flows east through Edmonton and into central Saskatchewan, where it joins with the South Saskatchewan River and eventually flows into Hudson Bay...
12 Feb 2020 MONTREAL ONT, Canada
Canada’s Federal Court of Appeal has dismissed challenges brought over the expansion of the Trans Mountain (TMX) oil pipeline system expansion project. The challenge, rejected in a 4 February unanimous ruling, was presented by four indigenous groups on the basis that they had not been properly informed or consulted regarding the extension of the pipeline...
19 Nov 2019 MONTREAL, Canada
A collaborative effort of reporters, academic institutions, and media partners has revealed that, across Canada, hundreds of thousands have been unknowingly exposed to potentially dangerous levels of lead in drinking water. Sites in several cities tested higher than the worst levels in Flint, Michigan, US, which remains center of a scandal related to mismanagement of infrastructure which caused lead contamination of drinking water...
1 Aug 2018 EDMONTON
IG4 Capital and Alberta Investment Management Corporation Complete $107 Million USD Investment In Brazil's Iguá Saneamento
IG4 Capital, a Brazilian private equity firm, and Alberta Investment Management Corporation (AIMCo), on behalf of certain of its clients, have entered into an investment agreement that will result in a primary investment of $107 Million USD in FIP Iguá, the controlling shareholder of Iguá Saneamento S...
11 May 2016 EDMONTON, AB
Stantec Inc., a leading engineering firm based in Canada, recently completed the acquisition of MWH Global, Inc. ("MWH"). This acquisition will help Stantec expand its footprint as a global leader in water resources infrastructure. The deal, initiated on Mar 29, 2016, was completed on May 6, 2016.
19 Mar 2007 TREVOSE, USA, Pennsylvania
— Dubai will be the final stop on the GE Water & Process Technologies' World Water Tour. GE Water & Process Technologies, a unit of General Electric Company, recently announced plans to hold a series of seminars on best practices in meeting the business and environmental demands of industrial water users, particularly in regions facing water scarcity...