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Enwave to expand Toronto’s deep lake water cooling system

Enwave Energy Corporation a $100 million expansion of its Deep Lake Water Cooling (DLWC) system with the support of up to $10 million in...
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Nanaimo residents rally to conserve water as treatment plant struggles through storm

On the weekend before Christmas, a powerful windstorm swept through Nanaimo, B.C., causing a control device within the city’s water treatment plant to malfunction...
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Enviro-law groups warn Ontario’s Bill 66 puts business before source water protection

Some members of the Canadian Environmental Law Association (CELA) recall that red tape reduction was culprit number one when it came time to find...
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Communities resolve drinking water service woes in time for holiday season

Boil advisories in Ontario’s Halton Region for parts of Milton, and the southern Manitoba town of Carman, have been lifted in time for the...
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Fraser report finds optimism on freshwater quality, wastewater progress

A new report by the Fraser Institute offers optimism over Canada’s freshwater quality and improvements to municipal wastewater treatment.
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Ontario ECO report says province is stalled on fighting sewer overflows

Ontario’s appointed environment watchdog said new pushes to reduce sewage overflows into lakes and rivers have been missing in action due largely to regulatory...
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EPCOR optimizing lead management ahead of new drinking water guidelines

As Health Canada’s new guidelines come into effect next year for lead in drinking water, Edmonton-based water utility EPCOR is eyeing fixes to assist...
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Study finds liquid gated membranes cut energy, emissions in water filtering

Collaborators at the University of Waterloo and Northeastern University have joined forces for a study conducted by the Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering...

Quebec City wins jury prize for best drinking water at Réseau symposium

At a ceremony held by Réseau Environnement at its 41st Symposium on Water Management in October, more than 350 municipal stakeholders came together for...

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