Building stronger communities across Manitoba with the federal Gas Tax Fund

Doubling of the federal Gas Tax Fund delivers infrastructure funding boost for 136 communities  WINNIPEG, Jan. 19, 2020 /CNW/ – Modern public infrastructure is key to promoting economic growth and developing healthy sustainable communities. This is why the Government of Canada is renewing its commitment to communities through the federal Gas Tax Fund.  The Government [Read more]

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Why BlackRock Is ‘Going Green’

BlackRock, the world’s largest money manager, just announced that it would exit investments with “high sustainability” risks. Initially, we interpreted that as meaning a plan for the eventual divestiture from coal mines and related fossil burning infrastructure. Larry Fink, the CEO of BlackRock said in his annual letter that the world of finance was on the cusp of a fundamental ...

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China’s Cheap Electric Vehicles Could Disrupt Global Markets

While Western automakers race to capture market share in the world’s biggest electric car market, China, hundreds of Chinese electric vehicle (EV) makers have sprung up in recent years to snag a piece of the EV pie too.   Government support to the Chinese EV industry and China’s ambitions to have new energy vehicles (NEVs) sales account for a quarter ...

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