On June 8, 2016, the first annual Bloomberg Sustainable Business Summit Canada was held in Toronto. Building on its history in New York City, the conference, in partnership with TD Bank Group, brought together more than 20 speakers – from business leaders and investors to government officials and urban planners – to discuss the low-carbon economy and what it will take to fuel its growth.
Hear from three business leaders on what the major trends and opportunities are:
This week TD released its 2015 Corporate Responsibility Report, Adapting to be the bank you need, showcasing the bank's commitment to serving the changing needs of its customers, employees, communities and shareholders.
The Canadian province of Alberta is currently facing one of the worst natural disasters in recent years, as they battle wildfires that span 400,000 acres, and are expected to burn for months. The fires continue to devastate the area.
Canada has been pushing chemical management within the past ten years. This initiative is aimed at reducing the risks posed by chemicals to Canadians and their environment. Phase one of this initiative was launched in 2006 while phase 2 was launched in 2011.
April 25, 2016 /3BL Media/ - Now entering its 10th year, this edition of Canada's Greenest Employers recognizes the employers that lead the nation in creating a culture of environmental awareness in their organizations. These employers have developed exceptional earth-friendly initiatives – and are attracting people to their organization because of their environmental leadership.
CBRE’s Workplace Journey in Canada CBRE Canada announces its first Canadian Workplace Transformation in Vancouver showcasing the company's expertise in Workplace Strategy Project Management and Occupier Services, unveiling its newest office located in MNP Tower at 1021 West Hastings Street.
December 16, 2015 /3BL Media/ - On December 14, 2015 TD announced that it is adding electric vehicle charging stations at seven locations in British Columbia, Canada. The stations will provide customers driving electric vehicles the opportunity to charge their vehicles while they do their banking.
ATLANTA, Dec. 10, 2015 /3BL Media/ – Points of Light announced today that Detroit has been named host city for the 2016 Points of Light Conference on Volunteering and Service, which will be held at the Cobo Center June 27-29, 2016. Points of Light is currently calling for proposals for thought-leading and innovative workshops as part of the annual Conference.
Aviation industry, research institutions collaborate to make jet fuel from forest residues
December 2, 2015 /3BL Media/ - Boeing (NYSE: BA), the University of British Columbia (UBC) and SkyNRG, with support from Canada's aviation industry and other stakeholders, are collaborating to turn leftover branches, sawdust and other forest-industry waste into sustainable aviation biofuel.