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The Water-Energy Nexus

Acidic water and corroded pipes conspire to leak the equivalent of 2,888 Olympic-sized swimming pools worth of Cape Breton’s treated water into the ground every year before it reaches its intended customers – that’s a 40 per cent leakage rate….

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Permeable Pavement & Driveways – Green Infrastructure Options

Wednesday, 12 November 2014 from 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM Find out the alternatives to asphalt for your driveway and pathways. The Problem: Stormwater runoff from your roof, driveway and other hard surfaces in your yard is typically directed towards the…

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Sunnyside Bio-retention Project

On Wednesday, February 19, City of Ottawa representatives and local community members met for the second time to discuss the traffic calming and greening project that is to be happening on Sunnyside Avenue later this year. The turn out was…

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