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  • 17 September 2010
    Research & Development

    Nova Scotians are invited to share their views on the province’s marine renewable energy future through a consultation process announced…   (halifaxnewsnet) [mappress] Source: halifaxnewsnet, September 16, 2010;

  • 17 September 2010
    Research & Development

    Nova Scotians are invited to share their views on the province’s marine renewable energy future through a consultation process announced…   (halifaxnewsnet) [mappress] Source: halifaxnewsnet, September 16, 2010;

  • 23 July 2015
    Authorities & Government, Environment, Research & Development, Technology

    Premiers of Canada’s provinces issued Canadian Energy Strategy document that aims to strengthen the economy, create jobs, ensure a secure supply of energy for all Canadians, address the climate change, and support energy innovation. The Energy Strategy provides the foundation for provinces and territories to work together on energy priorities and the shared goals of […]

  • 25 April 2016
    Business & Finance

    As part of the public safety funding announced in the 2016 provincial budget, the Province of British Columbia is committing $1.1 million in funding toward a shoreline protection and restoration project in Comox. This $1.7 million project includes a $600,000 contribution from the town of Comox. These restorations will reduce flooding and the on-going foreshore […]

  • 25 January 2018
    Authorities & Government, Environment, Research & Development

    Southern China’s Guangdong Province is planning to begin construction of more than ten offshore wind farms this year, Xinhua News Agency reported the province’s governor Ma Xingrui as saying.

  • 1 March 2012

      Jiangsu province plans to bring an extra 90 million tonnes to its provincial cargo handling capacity by building 20 new berths this year, each with a capacity of 10,000 tonnes. Among the 20 berths, six will be seaport berths, 14 will be along the Yangtze, which cuts through the province that borders on Shanghai. […]

  • 3 April 2015

    Search and rescue teams recovered the bodies of five passengers, with dozens more missing, after an unregistered passenger ship sank off Sulu Province in the Philippines Thursday night local time, the local Philstar news agency reports. The authorities have managed to rescue 14 passengers so far, seven of them children. The unregistered MPB Wilayza was reportedly carrying 50 […]

  • 14 June 2013
    Business & Finance

    Several provinces in the southern region are still faced with floods. In Huay Yot district of Trang, a rockslide sent large rocks crashing onto a temple building used to store small Buddha images and kitchenware, damaging the articles kept inside. The rocks came hurtling down just 10 meters from a housing building occupied by monks […]

  • 12 April 2016
    Business & Finance

    The Philippines government is working hard in addressing the flood problems in the low-lying areas in Bulacan province by fast tracking major infrastructure projects before the onset of the typhoon season. In regard to this matter, governor Wilhelmino M. Sy-Alvarado announced today that the flood control projects are now being completed, including a massive dredging […]

  • 19 March 2019
    Business & Finance

    East China’s Zhejiang Province has issued a ban on new land reclamation projects to protect the marine environment, Xinhua reports.  According to a guideline issued by the provincial government, “apart from key national strategic projects, Zhejiang will stop approving new land reclamation projects and strengthen the protection of coastal wetlands.” The Zhejiang Province’s government will also […]

  • 1 March 2012

    Jiangsu province plans to bring an extra 90 million tonnes to its provincial cargo handling capacity by building 20 new berths this year, each with a capacity of 10,000 tonnes. Among the 20 berths, six will be seaport berths, 14 will be along the Yangtze, which cuts through the province that borders on Shanghai. Jiangsu […]

  • 16 April 2019
    Business & Finance

    The Philippines Department of Environment and Natural Resources, Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB), recently held a meeting to define guidelines for the dredging projects in three lahar-clogged river systems – Bucao, Maloma, and Sto. Tomas – in Zambales Province. Representatives from MGB, Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) and other local and national government agencies, […]

  • 23 June 2016
    Business & Finance

    As part of the public safety funding announced in February 2016, the Province of British Columbia is committing $200,000 in funding toward a flood mitigation project in the Central Okanagan that will help protect against flooding in the Lower Mission neighbourhood of Kelowna. Minister of Forests, Lands, and Natural Resource Operations, Steve Thomson, said: “By investing […]

  • 26 October 2015
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

    Bristol will welcome the delegation of government officials and industry representatives from Zhejiang province, China, to discuss the opportunities for collaboration in the area of marine renewable energy. According to Regen SW, the delegation from Zhoushan archipelago in China’s Zhejiang province will today, October 26, 2015, meet with Bristol and south west UK representatives from […]

  • 11 February 2011
    Technology

    Nova Scotia’s bid to become a North American leader in the development, supply and support of tidal energy projects took another step forward today with the announcement that an international consortium will test one of the world’s largest tidal turbines in the Bay of Fundy’s aggressive marine environment. Atlantis Resources Corporation, a world-leading tidal technology […]

  • 11 February 2011

      Nova Scotia’s bid to become a North American leader in the development, supply and support of tidal energy projects took another step forward today  with the announcement that an international consortium will test one of the world’s largest tidal turbines in the Bay of Fundy’s aggressive marine environment. Atlantis Resources Corporation, a world-leading tidal […]

  • 7 July 2016
    Business & Finance

    As part of the public safety funding announced in February 2016, the Province of British Columbia is committing $15.52 million in funding toward two flood mitigation projects in the City of Surrey that will protect thousands of homes, landmark institutions and business and industries employing thousands of people.  Minister of State for Emergency Management, Naomi […]

  • 11 August 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    Somchai Janpratin, deputy mayor of Songkhla Province, yesterday examined the Tao-it dredging project in the city municipality. The drains are the main way to funnel water from the city into Songkhla Lake, and dredging will let the water flow from the city into the lake faster, lessening the flood problem in Tao-it neighborhood that occurs […]

  • 11 February 2011
    Technology

    Nova Scotia’s bid to become a North American leader in the development, supply and support of tidal energy projects took another step forward today with the announcement that an international consortium will test one of the world’s largest tidal turbines in the Bay of Fundy’s aggressive marine environment. Atlantis Resources Corporation, a world-leading tidal technology […]

  • 9 June 2016

    The Government of Canada has conveyed the ownership of the Port of Liverpool, Nova Scotia, to the Province of Nova Scotia under its Ports Asset Transfer Program (PATP).  This is the first port being transferred under the abovementioned program since its launch in April 2015. With the Liverpool transfer, the ownership of forty-nine ports remains to […]

  • 8 September 2011
    Business & Finance

      DNV has opened a new office in Jiangyin, Jiangsu Province. This new development strengthens DNV’s continuous commitment to supporting China’s rapidly developing economy. “The setup of a new office in Jiangyin is in line with our continuous strategy in China– to provide local support to our customers in a faster and better way. By […]

  • 6 April 2010

    Australian PM Kevin Rudd has voiced his anger over the grounding of a Chinese ship in the Great Barrier Reef. Mr Rudd said it was “outrageous” the ship had apparently strayed 12km (7.5 miles) off course through the marine park, where it is now leaking oil. He said the situation remained serious and vowed to […]