Organization: Federation of Canadian Municipalities

Infrastructure Canada distributes $4.5 million for green innovation in 109 municipalities

François-Philippe Champagne, Minister of Infrastructure and Communities, and Vicki-May Hamm, President of the Federation of Canadian Municipalities (FCM), have announced $4.5 million to implement green solutions in 109 communities across Canada. Projects include things like piloting a biomass boiler in Moncton, New Brunswick, and developing climate change adaptation plans in Beloeil, Quebec. The investment will…

Manure conversion technology receives $7.9M

Technology developed by the Alberta Research Council (ARC) to turn manure into energy, bio-based fertilizers and reusable water has received $7.9 million in funding. The Integrated Manure Utilization System (IMUS) will be pilot tested by Highmark Renewables, a subsidiary of Highland Feeders feedlot in Vegreville AB. The project will produce one megawatt of electricity from…