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Velometro gearing up to take Vancouver by storm
These quirky, three-wheeled bicycles with an electric-assist motor could be coming to a neighbourhood near you as early as September 2017.
Feb 23rd, 2016
Clean energy tech reaching a ‘tipping point’ versus fossil fuels
Investment in solar, wind and other clean tech technologies may soon surpass the billions put into fossil fuel generated electricity
Mar 4th, 2014
Vancouver International Auto Show showcases sexy, green and sleek cars
It's okay to love your car again, Vancouver International Auto Show organizer says.
Apr 5th, 2012
U.K. businesses bring green innovation to Vancouver at Globe 2012 Conference
Britain’s trade mission to Canada is focused on developing low-carbon businesses -- and U.K. companies agree, “You can’t get greener than Vancouver”.
Mar 15th, 2012
BC Premier Christy Clark hits the road to push mystery jobs plan
It's not clear what she'll do as economy shrinks and job growth sputters, but she's hinting at skills training, resource development and Asia Pacific trade.
Sep 18th, 2011
American energy experts advocate Cascadia supergrid for energy trading
Europe Plans a "Supergrid" to allow efficient trading of intermittent sources of renewable energy. Is Cascadia next?
Jun 10th, 2011