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Canada should adopt an emissions tax to fund green energy research: CD Howe Institute

CALGARY – To avoid wasting clean-technology research and development funding, the Canadian government should adopt a carbon price and encourage other countries to follow suit, More...

2014: The maturation of clean tech

Clint Wilder shares some interesting arguments on what 2014 holds for the clean tech sector in this blog post on The Huffington Post. According to Wilder, 2014 More...

Canada dropping behind in clean tech sector: study

According to a new Pembina Institute study, Canada is falling behind its trading partners when it comes to financing its clean technology sector. Shawn McCarthy More...

Competing in Clean Energy: Capitalizing on Canadian innovation in a $3 trillion economy

This Pembina Institute report looks at how Canada can compete globally when it comes to clean energy and the clean technology sector. Continue to link

Plant-microbial fuel cell produces power from plants

Researchers at Wageningen University have developed a fuel cell that runs off electrons present in the soil around living plants’ roots. During photosynthesis, organic material More...