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Harnessing the energy of the Fundy Tides- update

The still controversial effort to generate electrical power from what is claimed as the world’s highest tides, is temporarily on a pause. Cape Sharp Tidal Venture, a joint venture of several companies, had installed its first revised technology late last »

Environment & Animal Life, Internet, Science & Technology, Society

Giant turbine test gets go-ahead for Bay of Fundy

A provincial environment minister has approved a plan to install two giant turbines for tidal power research in the Bay of Fundy, off Canada’s east coast, reports Canadian Press (CP). The bay has the highest tides in the world with »

Environment & Animal Life, Society

Company disputes pipeline warnings

TransCanada Corp. says its Energy East pipeline project will not be an issue for whales in eastern Canada’s Bay of Fundy and that it will have emergency plans in place in the event of an oil spill. The Conservation Council »

Economy, Environment & Animal Life, Society

Pipeline would stress whales, risk jobs: group

The proposed Energy East Pipeline Project would pose “a major risk” for the Bay of Fundy and Gulf of Maine, says the Conservation Council of New Brunswick. The eastern Canadian conservation group released a report on risks to what it »