All posts tagged "Nova Scotia"

  • New $200M wind facility planned in Chester

    The Municipality of Chester is ready to sign a development agreement with the South Canoe Wind Project, reports South Shore Now. The municipality will sign an agreement with Nova Scotia Power Inc., Minas Basin Pulp and Power...

    • Posted December 4, 2013
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    Emera wins Nova Scotia approval for revised agreement on Maritime Link

    Nova Scotia’s energy regulator has approved a revised agreement from energy company Emera to proceed with the $1.5-billion Maritime Link project, which would ship hydroelectricity from the Muskrat Falls project from Newfoundland to Nova Scotia, reports The...

    • Posted December 4, 2013
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  • caboncure
    Halifax green tech firm inks deal with US biggest masonry producer

    Halifax green tech firm CarbonCure Technologies Inc. has signed a deal with one of the biggest masonry producers in the northeastern United States, reports The Chronicle Herald. Anchor Concrete Products, a division of Oldcastle APG, has licensed...

    • Posted December 4, 2013
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    Halcyon Tidal Power to build $3B tidal facility in Nova Scotia

    U.S.-based firm Halcyon Tidal Power is proposing a $3-billion lagoon-style tidal facility in Scots Bay, Nova Scotia, reports The Chronicle Herald. The company is seeking an exclusive marine lease to build a 1,100-megawatt (MW) tidal barrage, or...

    • Posted December 4, 2013
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  • Construction continues on Pictou County jail

    Construction continues on a 200-bed Northeast Nova Scotia Correctional Facilityin Pictou County, reports The Chronicle Herald. The facility, located in Priestville, is expected to be ready next fall. Work is on budget and on schedule, the newspaper...

    • Posted December 4, 2013
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  • Work set to begin in spring on commercial-retail development in Dartmouth

    The next phase in creating a multimillion-dollar urban village near Wrights Cove in Dartmouth will begin in the spring, reports The Chronicle Herald. Harbour Isle Halifax Inc. will construct Magazine Landing, a three-phase commercial development between Windmill...

    • Posted December 4, 2013
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  • mainland ns building trades
    Construction worker dies after 6-storey fall at site in Clayton Park

    A construction worker died after falling six storeys at a site in Clayton Park in Nova Scotia, reports GlobalNews. The victim’s name has not been released. “I do not know the specifics of this accident, but I...

    • Posted November 13, 2013
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    Tenders issuedfor Bowater Mersey paper mill demolition

    Deloitte Restructuring Inc., on behalf of the province of Nova Scotia, has issued two tenders for the former Bowater Mersey paper mill in Brooklyn, reports The Advance. One tender is for sale of a paper making machine...

    • Posted November 13, 2013
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    Northern Construction wins approval For East Chester quarry

    Northern Construction has received an operating approval from the Nova Scotia’s Department of Environment for a quarry near East Chester. The environmentdepartmentconsidered all comments by residents and issued the approval on November 7, DailyBusinessBuzz reports. The developer...

    • Posted November 13, 2013
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  • Nova Scotia Buys Tow PlowsTo Expand Anti-Icing Program

    Nova Scotia is expanding its anti-icing program this winter. The province has purchased new tow plows, reports Daily Business Buzz. Anti-icing takes place before ice can form on roadways and can be applied up to 16 hours...

    • Posted November 13, 2013
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