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How To Upgrade Crumbling Infrastructure

Well-known Canadian lawyer and senior fellow at the Van Horne Institute, Brian Flemming, has proposed an innovative way to upgrade Nova Scotia’s crumbling infrastructure. The model might even be applied to the costs associated with electric power generation. 689 more words

Potential solution to nation-wide infrastructure deficit?

There is a significant infrastructure-deficit across Canada. From new ones desperately needed by municipalities to existing ones that require renewal. They include water and wastewater treatment facilities, schools, hospitals, recreational centres, roads, highways and the list goes on. 271 more words

Calgary Regional Partnership

Transportation fuel shift stuck in slow lane

Killing the internal-combustion engine could be as simple as pulling the trigger.

Except there is nobody holding the gun.

Every day, Canadians pump about 200 million litres or 80 Olympic-sized swimming pools worth of gasoline into their vehicles, says a report released by the Canadian Petroleum Products Institute released this week. 1,122 more words