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  • December 4, 2014 - Members

    Launch of a Mobile Electronic Nose at Pollutec

    On the occasion of the opening of Pollutec, Odotech launched its latest innovation: an all terrain electronic nose that can be deployed in less than an hour to initiate continuous measurement and monitoring of odors. For more info

  • December 3, 2014 - News

    First Auction Sale on the Quebec-California Carbon Market

    The first auction sale to be held since the carbon markets of Quebec and California have been connected, will have generated revenues of approximately $ 33 million for Quebec. These revenues will be donated to the Green Fund and reinvested in the implementation of the 2013-2020 Action Plan on Climate Change, to the benefit of Québec society. For more info

  • December 2, 2014 - Members

    Ottawa Invests in a Research Project of INO

    The federal government provides $ 650,000 to the National Optics Institute (INO), a member of Ecotech Quebec, to develop a technology that will monitor the impact of ice clouds on the violent weather conditions. For more info

  • November 26, 2014 - Applications

    Call for Applications BioFuelNet

    BioFuelNet, which supports the growth of the Canadian advanced biofuels industry, is looking for 10 projects for the phase 2 of its program. Deadline: December 20

  • November 25, 2014 - Applications

    Exhibition about Nanotechnologies at Musée de la Civilisation

    NanoQuébec and Musée de la civilisation of Québec will organize a major public exhibition about nanotechnology. Contribute to the development of the concept of the exhibition by submitting your ideas before January 9th.

  • November 24, 2014 - News

    Launch of the Quebec Life Cycle Inventory Database

    The MDDELCC, CIRAIG, Polytechnique launched the Quebec Life Cycle Inventory Database (Quebec BD-ICV), a new tool to allow Quebec companies to quantify their environmental footprint. For more info

  • November 24, 2014 - Members

    TM4 Launches Production at its Chinese Facility

    Prestolite Electric Propulsion Systems (PEPS) has officially launched production at its new factory in Beijing. PEPS is a joint venture between TM4, a subsidiary of Hydro-Québec, and Prestolite Electric (Beijing) Limited (PEBL). For more info

  • November 24, 2014 - News

    Saint-Hyacinthe Produces and Uses Natural Gas

    The city of Saint-Hyacinthe is the first municipality to recover organic materials via biomethanization and to use the natural gas produced to meet its energy needs. The surplus will be injected into the distribution network of Gaz Metro. The city also is the first municipality to have selected natural gas to fuel its municipal vehicles. For more info

  • November 19, 2014 - News

    Gaudreau Environnnement Chooses Natural Gas as Fuel

    Gaudreau Environnement is the first company to choose natural gas as fuel on a permanent basis within Québec City, a major first in Québec City with the use of a cleaner, cheaper fuel and quieter engines. For more info, read the Ecominute.

  • November 18, 2014 - Members

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