Business and civil society leaders applaud Canada’s support for coal power phase-out

OTTAWA, Nov. 17, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Twenty-one prominent leaders from business, environment, labour, research, youth and indigenous organizations across Canada are issuing the following statement:  “We congratulate Canada for joining the call by 20 nations to phase out coal power by 2030.  Coal power is the number one global source of greenhouse gas emissions, and a … [Read more...]

CrownBio Launches an Innovative Grant Program to Fund Advancements in Preclinical Oncology Research

SANTA CLARA, Calif., Nov. 17, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Crown Bioscience, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Crown Bioscience International (TWSE:ticker 6554) and a global drug discovery and development services company providing translational platforms to advance oncology, inflammation, cardiovascular and metabolic disease research, announces the launch of a grant program … [Read more...]

New report: 2017 Canadian green bond issuance hits $3.8bn, exceeding that of all other years combined

Bonds and Climate Change: State of the Market in Canada 2017 Launch by Smart Prosperity Institute and Climate Bonds OTTAWA and LONDON, Nov. 16, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Smart Prosperity Institute and the Climate Bonds Initiative have released the 2017 Bonds and Climate Change: State of the Market Canada report, the sixth annual stocktake of green bonds and green finance in … [Read more...]

Obligations et Changements Climatiques: État du Marché Canadien 2017

Coécrit par l’Institut pour l’IntelliProspérité et Climate Bonds OTTAWA et LONDRES, 16 nov. 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- L’Institut pour l’IntelliProspérité et Climate Bonds Initiative ont publié le rapport Obligations et Changements Climatiques : État du Marché Canadien 2017, la sixième édition, traitant des obligations vertes et de la finance environnementale au Canada. … [Read more...]

How Healthy Are New York Area Waters? Save the Sound Releases Nitrogen Report for East River and Long Island Sound

NEW YORK, Nov. 16, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The non-profit organization Save the Sound took to the steps of City Hall in New York City on November 15 to release their new study, “NYC Nitrogen Report: East River and Long Island Sound.” The landmark study, authored in collaboration with University of Connecticut Professor Jamie Vaudrey, examines the health of New York City-area … [Read more...]