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This holiday season give the gift of a safe and connected Metro Vancouver | HUB: Your Cycling Connection

This holiday season give the gift of a safe and connected Metro Vancouver | HUB: Your Cycling Connection | Discovery Project | Scoop.it
RT @WeAreHub: Looking for the perfect #Present for the #bike lover in your life? Give the gift of better biking! https://t.co/9xfQrDnHUx
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Richmond compost odours not a health hazard, says chief medical health officer

Richmond compost odours not a health hazard, says chief medical health officer | Discovery Project | Scoop.it
However, Dr. Patricia Daly said in a letter the odours are affecting residents' quality of life and even causing some physical discomfort.
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Electric bikes leading a quiet revolution on Vancouver streets

Electric bikes leading a quiet revolution on Vancouver streets | Discovery Project | Scoop.it
Electric bikes leading a quiet revolution on Vancouver streets
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Trudeau cabinet approves Trans Mountain, Line 3 pipelines, rejects Northern Gateway

Trudeau cabinet approves Trans Mountain, Line 3 pipelines, rejects Northern Gateway | Discovery Project | Scoop.it
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and his cabinet colleagues have signed off on two major pipelines, projects that will pump nearly a million more barrels of oil a day from Alberta's oilsands to global markets, if they are constructed.
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Vancouver's plan to eliminate natural gas goes too far, critics say

Vancouver's plan to eliminate natural gas goes too far, critics say | Discovery Project | Scoop.it
Officials want all of the energy in the city to come from renewable sources by the year 2050.
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E-bike sales accelerating as riders seek an added spark for hilly routes

E-bike sales accelerating as riders seek an added spark for hilly routes | Discovery Project | Scoop.it
E-bikes finding many happy customers who get a boost up B.C.'s hilly streets
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Recycling 101: What can and can’t be recycled in Metro Vancouver | Watch News Videos Online

Recycling 101: What can and can’t be recycled in Metro Vancouver | Watch News Videos Online | Discovery Project | Scoop.it
Watch Recycling 101: What can and can’t be recycled in Metro Vancouver Video Online, on GlobalNews.ca
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Vancity’s investment in bees, pollination and honey - Vancity

Vancity works with local food businesses to reduce negative environmental impacts of their operations or advance sustainable growing practices.
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Vancouver's green economy—winners and losers

Vancouver's green economy—winners and losers | Discovery Project | Scoop.it
As Vancouver becomes the "greenest city," some businesses see red
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Opinion: Protecting local waters vital to survival of salmon

Opinion: Protecting local waters vital to survival of salmon | Discovery Project | Scoop.it
Opinion: As the salmon return to spawn, we reflect on the importance of environmental stewardship to our local waters.
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It’s not easy being green for commercial buildings

It’s not easy being green for commercial buildings | Discovery Project | Scoop.it
Commercial buildings in Vancouver are falling short of standards required to receive top marks for sustainability
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New pollinator garden in Vancouver needs help this Saturday

New pollinator garden in Vancouver needs help this Saturday | Discovery Project | Scoop.it
The Vancouver Park Board will be hosting a community planting event on Saturday, November 19, at a new pollinator pop-up park at Fifth Avenue and Pine Street.
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Commercial real estate: LEED buildings in Vancouver failing to meet targets

Commercial real estate: LEED buildings in Vancouver failing to meet targets | Discovery Project | Scoop.it
Many green-certified commercial buildings in Vancouver are failing to meet their sustainability targets
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Fisheries investigation after second deadly whale entanglement in B.C. waters

Fisheries investigation after second deadly whale entanglement in B.C. waters | Discovery Project | Scoop.it
VANCOUVER -- A necropsy has been completed on the latest humpback whale to be killed from being trapped underwater by fish-farm equipment off the British Columbia coast.
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Compost facility 'disappointed' with Richmond's plan to divert organic waste

Compost facility 'disappointed' with Richmond's plan to divert organic waste | Discovery Project | Scoop.it
On Jan. 1 Richmond will divert all organic waste from its multi-family program to another facility because of odour issues at Harvest Power.
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Vancouver mayor's national profile on the rise in pipeline debate

Vancouver mayor's national profile on the rise in pipeline debate | Discovery Project | Scoop.it
The ever-simmering world of pipeline politics is once again threatening to boil over after the federal government approved the Trans Mountain project, as both backers and critics of the polarizing proposal mobilize for what many predict will be a...
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B.C. government still on the Kinder Morgan fence

B.C. government still on the Kinder Morgan fence | Discovery Project | Scoop.it
The British Columbia government is still waiting for the federal government to support its five conditions before approving Kinder Morgan's Trans Mountain pipeline construction project.
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Drones fly through blow sprays of humpback whales for health checks

Drones fly through blow sprays of humpback whales for health checks | Discovery Project | Scoop.it
Researchers are using a drone to obtain samples from the blow sprays of humpback whales on the B.C. coast and analyzing the contents as a way to measure health.
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Metro Vancouver's 10-year plan for transit improvements approved, with big benefits for local cyclists - Canadian Cycling Magazine

Metro Vancouver's 10-year plan for transit improvements approved, with big benefits for local cyclists - Canadian Cycling Magazine | Discovery Project | Scoop.it
New bike lanes, multi-use paths and cycling facilities will be included in the plan, reports say.
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Marine Mammals | Port of Vancouver

Marine Mammals | Port of Vancouver | Discovery Project | Scoop.it
The safety of wildlife populations in local waters is an essential feature of a healthy and fully functioning marine environment. The Vancouver Fraser Port
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HUB Cycling welcomes proposed upgrade of the 10th Avenue Bikeway | HUB: Your Cycling Connection

HUB Cycling welcomes proposed upgrade of the 10th Avenue Bikeway | HUB: Your Cycling Connection | Discovery Project | Scoop.it
Public consultation on @CityofVancouver's plans for the Health Precinct on 10th Ave begins on Tuesday, have your say https://t.co/lyWtSTLObM
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$5 a Day Challenge: Food waste is killing the environment . . . and us

$5 a Day Challenge: Food waste is killing the environment . . . and us | Discovery Project | Scoop.it
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Mass planting at Vancouver park aims to create bee oasis

Mass planting at Vancouver park aims to create bee oasis | Discovery Project | Scoop.it
"The pollinators will be great for our ecosystem," says park board chair Sarah Kirby-Yung of the new park at West 5th Avenue and Pine Street.
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Organic Biofuel Facility | City of Surrey

Organic Biofuel Facility | City of Surrey | Discovery Project | Scoop.it
Read how Surrey is set to become the only fully integrated closed-loop waste management system in North America.
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Council approves two innovative green proposals

Council approves two innovative green proposals | Discovery Project | Scoop.it
Learn about our new Electric Vehicle Ecosystem Strategy and renewed Greenest City Fund that will help Vancouver become the world's greenest city by 2020.
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