Green Technology

Shopify may be expensive but it’s still a buy, Canaccord Genuity says

Shares of Shopify (NYSE:SHOP, TSX:SHOP) may be on an extended run, but is there still more upside to Canada’s e-commerce sensation? Definitely, says analyst Richard Davis from Canaccord Genuity, who insists that despite the sky-high valuation, Shopify’s continued high-pace growth means the sto ...

Nanotech Security has 87.5% upside, Haywood says

Nanotech Security CEO Doug Blakeway Ahead of the company’s first quarter results, Haywood analyst Pardeep Sangha is maintaining his bullish stance on Nanotech Security Corp. (TSXV:NTS). On February 22, after market close, Nanotech Security will report its Q1, 2018 results. Sangha expects this w ...

CannTrust Holdings has 88% upside, Echelon Wealth Partners says

CannTrust Holdings (CSE:TRST) is off to a strong start to 2018 and looks to be in good position to double its production, thanks to $15 million in mortgage financing the company recently announced, Russell Stanley with Echelon Wealth Partners says. In light of the news, the analyst has reiterated ...

Whole building approach to energy efficiency needed in B.C.

Buildings that already exist today will make up half of the building stock in 2050. ...

BioAmber Gets Little Love From Investors on Valentine’s Day

by Debra Fiakas Management of sustainable chemical developer BioAmber (BIOA:  NYSE; BIOA:  TSX) have not been feeling much love from the capital markets.  The BioAmber team just wants some consideration for its proprietary platform for production of bio-based succinic acid.  Historically su ...

Nfld. Installs New, Real-Time Monitoring on the Lower Churchill River

The Government of Newfoundland and Labrador is enhancing community partnership and water level monitoring on the lower Churchill River by installing new monitoring stations and initiating a Community River Watch Program. Seven new water level and climate monitoring stations have been activated in t ...

York Region Approves Updated Corporate Asset Management Policy

The Regional Municipality of York has updated its Corporate Asset Management Policy, improving the coordination and affordability in the management of over $5 billion in water and wastewater assets. Since the region initially adopted its Corporate Asset Management Policy in 2013, its total asset h ...

Island Water Technologies Receives $500K in Seed Capital

Island Water Technologies Inc. (IWT) has announced a $500,000 seed capital investment by Island Capital Partners and Natural Products Canada for water technology commercialization. The deal comes on the heels of a string of successes for IWT, including its recent acceptance into esteemed water acce ...

Orillia, Ont. Awards Contract for Second Phase of Smart Meter Installation

At its February 12th, 2018 meeting, the City Council of Orillia, Ontario awarded a contract to Wamco Municipal Products to complete the installation of smart meters for water use. Installation of the technology will take place throughout 2018. The smart meters will assist the city and its residents ...

The Hydropothecary Corp has double-digit upside, Canaccord Genuity says

While real estate may be all about location, location, location in real estate, the same could be said about the pot market in Canada, where Gatineau, Quebec’s The Hydropothecary Corporation (TSXV:THCX) has secured a purchase commitment from Quebec’s liquor board. The deal makes THCX the leadin ...