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Update: Energy Efficiency Trends in Canada
In 2010, we examined the emerging trends in the environmental sector, including energy efficiency.
Six years later, the industry continues to evolve, but have municipal, provincial and federal governments kept up their enthusiasm for energy efficiency?
Air Emissions Management: What You Should Know
Learn why air emission assessment and air pollution control issues are important for the Industry and the legal implications of noncompliance.
Monthly Snapshot: Experience Matters in the Energy Sub-Sector
See this month’s snapshot and full report on Energy! Learn the skills shared between energy sector employees and environmental professionals, including the ability to liaise with stakeholders, conduct environmental assessments, or develop strategies and programs to monitor sustainable development.
The National Occupational Standards for Environmental Employment, Explained
National Occupational Standards (NOS) describe the standard acceptable skills and knowledge required to perform a particular occupation competently.
ECO Canada first developed the NOS for Environmental Employment in 1994. Learn more about the NOS and how it relates to the sector in this blog.
ECO Canada’s Research Community: Share What You Know!
Our Research Community is a place where environmental professionals gather to share their insights and experiences in the industry, and help shape the future of environmental employment in Canada. Learn what they’re talking about and how you can take part!
Snapshot: Site Assessment and Reclamation, A Sub-Sector on the Rise
More than 30,000 environmental professionals across Canada make up the Site Assessment and Reclamation labour force.
See this month’s Site Assessment and Reclamation Snapshot to learn future employment trends, areas of growth, key skills, salary expectations and more.
From (Vertical, Undersea, or Underground) Farm to Table?
What’s the future of food? Some innovative minds are coming up with new ways to help us keep the cupboards full, from vertical, undersea and underground farms.
Air Quality Snapshot — a Sub-Sector in Demand
Get to know the environmental labour market research with the next monthly snapshot. This month, we’re focusing on Air quality, a small sub-sector that’s in demand.
Four Cool Innovations in the Environmental Sector
There’s innovation everywhere in the environmental sector — so much so it’s sometimes hard to keep up. Here’s a look at four industry-related stories this week — some spotlight problems and some spotlight solutions. Take a look and get inspired.
Picture This: Monthly Snapshots Give You a Look at Sub-Sectors
Get the facts and trends we’ve discovered in our environmental labour market research in a new way: monthly snapshots. This month, we’re focusing on Sustainability, one of the fastest-growing fields in Canada.