Webinar June 24: How Jones Act Applies to Canadian Companies in Offshore Wind

Marine Renewables Canada and the the Consulate General of Canada in Boston will host a webinar June 24 for an overview of the Jones Act and how it applies to Canadian companies looking to enter the offshore wind supply chain. The Jones Act is a federal law that regulates maritime commerce in the United States.Continue reading “Webinar June 24: How Jones Act Applies to Canadian Companies in Offshore Wind”

Webinar Apr. 14: Ocean Enegry Outlook in US, Canada, Mexico

IEA-OES will hold the “Ocean Energy Outlook in U.S.A, Canada and Mexico” webinar on Apr. 14. This is the first of a webinar series focused on ocean energy projects and key policies for IEA-OES member countries. This webinar will provide an outlook on the latest initiatives and projects in the ocean energy sector in the threeContinue reading “Webinar Apr. 14: Ocean Enegry Outlook in US, Canada, Mexico”

Citizen Science in Polar Bear Research

Oxford University is working with Canadian researchers on a first-of-its-kind project that will engage citizen volunteers to help advance knowledge about polar bear behavior in a changing environment by analyzing a decade’s worth of images captured by trail cameras. The Arctic Bears Project is being led by Professor Douglas Clark, of the University of Saskatchewan,Continue reading “Citizen Science in Polar Bear Research”

Ocean Startup Challenge

Canada’s Ocean Startup Project has launched the Ocean Startup Challenge to support individuals and teams who are developing technologies that have large market potential.  During the initial phase of the Ocean Startup Challenge, up to 10 prizes of $25,000 will be awarded, plus business support to the winning start-ups and scale-ups. Applicants who are notContinue reading “Ocean Startup Challenge”

Canada Seeks Input for Blue Economy Strategy

With the world’s longest coastline and connected to three oceans, Canada is well positioned to be a global leader in the blue economy. The Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard Bernadette Jordan has officially launched the engagement phase in the development of Canada’s Blue Economy Strategy. To kick off the engagement, the minister willContinue reading “Canada Seeks Input for Blue Economy Strategy”