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3rd Annual BCEIA 'Members at Work' Photo Contest Contest closes September 1st, 2015

The third annual BCEIA "Members at Work" Photo Contest is now open to all BCEIA members.  The contest is a great way to promote your environmental work in the field, office or facility! Read More...

Public Comments Invited - WesPac Tilbury Marine Jetty Project Written comments must be submitted by June 11, 2015

OTTAWA, May 22, 2015 - As part of the strengthened and modernized Canadian Environmental Assessment Act, 2012 (CEAA 2012) put in place to support the government's Responsible Resource Development Initiative, the Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency (the Agency) must decide whether a federal environmental assessment is required for the proposed WesPac Tilbury Marine Jetty Project, located in British Columbia. Read More...

Bettering Environmental Stewardship and Technology Conference - This Week! BEST2015 Conference Opens Tuesday, May 19

The British Columbia Environment Industry Association is pleased to welcome deleagtes to the 2015 BEST conference agenda in Whistler! Read More...

14th Annual Environmental Cup Hockey Tournament - Congratulations to our 2015 Participants & Sponsors! Ambleside Consulting Named 2015 Champions!

Thank you to all of the participants, sponsors and volunteers who helped make the 2015 Environmental Cup Hockey Tournament a success.  Congratulations are due to the Champions, Ambleside Consulting, who defeated Matcon Environmental in the final.  Read More...

BCEIA Annual General Meeting May 19, 2015 Board of Directors to be Elected at Whistler Meeting

The 2015-16 BCEIA Board of Directors will be elected at the May 19th Annual General Meeting, taking place ahead of the BEST Conference in Empress Room C of the Chateau Fairmont Whistler. Read More...

Bettering Environmental Stewardship and Technology Conference BEST2015 Welcomes the BC Ministry of the Environment

The British Columbia Environment Industry Association is pleased to welcome the BC Ministry of the Environment to the 2015 BEST conference agenda in Whistler. The BC MOE will be hosting a Wednesday morning session dedicated to upcoming regulation changes and new protocols in development under the Environmental Management Act and Contaminated Sites Regulation. Read More...

Progressive Waste Solutions Ltd. Opens Canada’s Largest Renewable Natural Gas Facility Converting landfill gas to natural gas demonstrates commitment to innovation and carbon reduction

TERREBONNE, QB Progressive Waste Solutions Ltd. (the "Company" or  Progressive Waste Solutions") (NYSE, TSX: BIN) today celebrated the official opening of its renewable natural gas facility, the largest of its kind in Canada and one of the largest in North America.  Read More...

BEST2015: Pre-Conference Mountain Bike Adventure Nelson Environmental Remediation invites participants for a mountain bike ride onTuesday, May 19

Join Nelson Environmental Remediation for a mountain bike ride on Whistler's Lost Lake trail system on Tuesday, May 19. The ride will begin promptly at 12:00 PM, when the group will meet in front of the Hotel and ride from there to the trail head.  Read More...

BCEIA Annual General Meeting Tuesday, May 19, 2015 | 3-5:00 PM | Chateau Fairmont Whistler

NOTICE is hereby given that an Annual General Meeting of the Members of the British Columbia Environment Industry Association - also known as the BCEIA - will be held at the Fairmont Chateau Whistler, Whistler, BC on Tuesday, May 19, 2015 from 3 to 5PM. Read More...

McCue Engineering Contractors Celebrates 15th Anniversary BCEIA Member provides contracting services to consulting, engineering, mining, oil & gas and industrial sector clients

MARCH 26, 2015This year marks the 15th anniversary of McCue Engineering Contractors, an award-winning Canadian company headquartered in Vancouver BC.  McCue has provided specialized contracting services to consulting, engineering, mining, oil & gas and industrial sector clients in Canada and the US since its inception in 2000.  Read More...

SDTC Looking for Canada’s Next Cleantech Innovators The SD Tech Fund and Natural Gas Fund are open for applications until April 15, 2015

On behalf of the Government of Canada, SDTC is looking for the next wave of innovative cleantech entrepreneurs. Read More...

Call for Expressions of Interest for Mentorship Program for BC-based SMEs New initiative extends the GLOBE mentorship program

GLOBE-NET, MARCH 17, 2015 - The GLOBE Foundation has issued a Call for Expressions of Interest for the new Mentorship Program for British Columbia-based pre-commercial SME entrepreneurs operating primarily in the environmental, clean technology and renewable energy sectors. Read More...

14th Annual Environmental Cup Hockey Tournament Team Spots Now Full - Sponsorship Opportunities Available!

Invitational Tournament Supported by the British Columbia Environment Industry Association - May 1 to 3, 2015 | Planet Ice, Delta Arena | 10388 Nordel Court Read More...

Hemmera Welcomes New Shareholders 22 employees from across Canada selected as new shareholders

February 11, 2015 - Hemmera is pleased to announce that 22 long-standing, exemplary employees have become Hemmera's newest shareholders. These individuals were selected because of their dedication, integrity, and exceptional leadership. Our newest shareholders include employees from our five locations across Canada.  Read More...

GLOBE Series Announcement from John D. Wiebe Nancy Wright to take over as Chief Operating Officer of Globe Series

JANUARY 23, 2014 - "I hope you all had a wonderful holiday season and you're feeling re-energized for the coming year.   As we enter 2015, new challenges and inspirations abound, bringing fresh ideas, successes and often new and exciting partnerships."

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Consultation on SARA Listing Process for Terrestrial Species 2014 and 2015 Public comments now being accepted

JANUARY 16, 2015 - Environment Canada is committed to working with interested parties to ensure the protection of species at risk and their critical habitats and is seeking comments on the potential impacts of amending Schedule 1, the List of Wildlife Species at Risk under the Species at Risk Act (SARA). Read More...

BC Western Diversification Program Call for Proposals Information Sessions Now Scheduled

Western Diversification Program Call for Proposals information sessions are targeted to not-for-profit organizations that are eligible for funding under the WDP. These sessions will provide potential applicants with an overview of the application process, current priority areas and timelines.  Read More...

Public Comments Invited - WCC LNG Project Written comments to be submitted by February 2, 2015

JANUARY 12, 2015 /CNW/ - As part of the Canadian Environmental Assessment Act, 2012, the Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency must decide whether a federal environmental assessment is required for the proposed  WCC LNG Project, located in  British Columbia. To assist it in making its decision, the Agency is seeking comments from the public on the project and its potential effects on the environment. Read More...

BCHAZMAT Management Ltd. Nominated for 2015 Business Awards BCEIA Member a Recognized Leader in the Field of Hazardous Materials Management

Recently recognized as 2014 Green Business of the Year with a Crystal Award from the Peninsula Chamber of Commerce Crystal Award, BCHAZMAT Management Ltd. has already been nominated for several awards in 2015. Read More...

Ambleside Environmental Participant in the Habitat for Humanity Woman Build initiative BCEIA Member attempting to raise $10,000 for housing initiative

As an environmental firm that works in construction, Ambleside Environmental is trying to raise $10,000 to support Habitat for Humanity's "Women Build" Initiative, and help build homes for its sponsor families. Read More...