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Enbridge Disputes Source Of Odour

By Ian Shalapata (SARNIA, ON) – After reports regarding an unknown substance in the area of Plank Road and Moreland Road, in Sarnia, police shut…


Enbridge Agrees To Compensation After Oil Spills

(KALAMAZOO, MI) – The US Department of Justice and the US Environmental Protection Agency yesterday announced a settlement with Enbridge Energy Limited Partnership, and several…




The North Kent Wind 1 wind energy project has been approved by the Ontario government for Chatham-Kent.Photo by Ian Shalapata.

New Wind Project Approved For Chatham-Kent

By Ian Shalapata (CHATHAM, ON) – There will soon be more windmills on the Chatham-Kent horizon. The Ontario government has approved the installation of North…


Marathon Petroleum's Detroit refinery at night.Photo courtesy of Marathon Petroleum.

Detroit Air To Become Cleaner

(DETROIT, MI) – The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Department of Justice have announced an agreement with Ohio-based Marathon Petroleum Company that will…


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Beach Safety Volunteers Wanted

(WINDSOR, ON) – A team employing new methods for monitoring the sanitary conditions of local beaches is looking for volunteers to help. Researchers from the…


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Wetland Creation In Chatham-Kent

By Ian Shalapata (CLEARVILLE, ON) – Authorities in Chatham-Kent are embarking upon the creation of a new wetland conservation project within the Point Pelee and…



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Caesars Offers E-Waste Drop Site

(WINDSOR, ON) – To celebrate Earth Month, Caesars Windsor, in cooperation with Recycling Makes Cents, is offering a free E-Waste Collection public drop-off site. The…