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Government contracts for US companies only: Biden

Buy American plan includes a specialized office within the White House to enforce and oversee measures.

Second COVID-19 vaccine from Moderna almost 95% effective

But Canada is still months away from being able to distribute a vaccine as cases surpass 300,000.

$3.5M NGen funding supports four advanced manufacturing projects

Selected by a panel of independent experts as part of the federal government's Innovation Supercluster Initiative.

Quebec to ban sale of gas-powered vehicles by 2035

$6.7-billion plan to reduce greenhouse gas emissions will also pay for more electric charging stations and convert buildings to electric heating.

Pandemic politics leave DC in gridlock as COVID-19 surges

Urgency of the nationwide surge in virus cases, spiking hospitalizations and deaths has hardly resonated in Washington.

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Why oil and gas are fundamental to Canada

$493 billion in energy revenues paid to governments since 2000 is more than family allowance and children’s benefits since 1970. » Read more

Sew essential: Making the switch from cushions to medical masks

How a BC textile manufacturer quickly moved to serve COVID-19 PPE demand. » Read more

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Business Intelligence 

The importance of agility

How a modern supply chain and data-first strategy can keep your organization afloat in a crisis » Read more

German technology Day makes the digital connection

A virtual exhibit hall allowed for attendees to visit each company’s virtual booth and speak with representatives » Read more

We brewed beer from recycled wastewater – and it tasted great

To turn wastewater into beer, the collaboration took wastewater from a treatment plant and ran it through a series of sophisticated purifying steps » Read more

From Space Force to Artemis: what Joe Biden presidency may mean in orbit and beyond

Whatever the changes will be, it seems likely that there may be less funding for space missions » Read more