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Region of Waterloo’s 2013 Community Environmental Fund Calling for Proposals

The Region of Waterloo Community Environmental Fund (CEF) is issuing a call for proposals to community members and organizations. Financial assistance is available for a wide range of environmental projects that contribute to local environmental stewardship or promote community sustainability. Priority will be given to projects that: Conserve, enhance and/or acquire Regional ecologically significant natural [...]

2017-03-21T18:48:36+00:00 December 19th, 2012|News|0 Comments

SOWC Employment Opportunity: Database/IT Systems Administrator

Location Waterloo, ON & Toronto, ON Description The Southern Ontario Water Consortium (SOWC) is a dynamic new initiative for the research, development and demonstration of innovative water and wastewater technologies and services, involving multiple university, government, and private sector partners. IBM, as one of our lead technology partners, is contributing over $20 million in hardware [...]

2017-03-21T18:48:36+00:00 December 7th, 2012|News|0 Comments

$60 Million Water Consortium Supports Innovation Across Ontario Clean Technology Alliance Communities

Ontario aims to be the place where the world buys its water technology New Orleans, LA – WEFTEC 2012, Booth # 7321, Hall I – Oct. 1, 2012The Ontario Clean Technology Alliance is attending WEFTEC 2012, the Water Environment Federation's Annual Technical Exhibition and Conference and the largest conference of its kind in North America, [...]

2015-08-28T20:41:54+00:00 October 29th, 2012|News|0 Comments

WaterTAP Announces Brian Mergelas As CEO

The WaterTAP Board of Directors has announced Dr. Brian Mergelas, PhD as the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of WaterTAP. Since being established, WaterTAP has engaged in extensive consultations with key stakeholders, building from the initial direction set by the Water Opportunities Act, 2010. We have also established policies and procedures that represent the highest level [...]

2017-03-21T18:48:36+00:00 October 23rd, 2012|News|0 Comments

WaterTAP Announces Mike Stadnyckyj As Vice President

WaterTAP has announced Mike Stadnyckyj as Vice President of the organization. He brings a wealth of marketing and business development experience to WaterTAP having held senior management positions at ZENON, GE Water, PPIC and most recently Wachs Water Services. Mike's background, combined with his understanding of the global water market will play a pivotal role [...]

2015-08-28T17:53:05+00:00 October 23rd, 2012|News|0 Comments

City supporting new wastewater research facility

This post was originally published in the Guelph Tribune. The city has agreed to get involved in a wastewater research facility to be built on city land as part of a research project that's described as unique in the world. Council unanimously approved a plan Monday to lease land at the city's wastewater treatment plant [...]

2015-08-28T17:35:19+00:00 August 16th, 2012|News|0 Comments

SOWC – A Major Force in International Water Expertise

This article was originally published in the Ontario Business Report. In a little more than a decade, the United Nations says two-thirds of the world's population, or about 5.5 billion, will face moderate or severe water shortages. And without smarter ways of using existing supplies the situation could get worse. Even now, limited water resources [...]

2017-03-21T18:48:36+00:00 June 22nd, 2012|News|0 Comments

What Governments Can Do to Help Business

This post was originally written by Erica Gies on Forbes. In the United States there is much hue and cry from political animals complaining that the government is picking cleantech winners – if their preferred business is not the beneficiary of a subsidy. But in Ontario, a government initiative introduced in November 2010, the Water [...]

2017-03-21T18:48:36+00:00 June 22nd, 2012|News|0 Comments
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