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Environment Minister McKenna Talks Trade, Clean Tech with Calgary Businesses


(Canadian Press)

The federal environment minister says Canadian firms are punching above their weight in the clean technology sector, but she would like to see them have a bigger global market share.

Catherine McKenna’s speech at a luncheon held by the Calgary Chamber of Commerce focused on business opportunities in the clean tech industry.

She also praised efforts by oilsands companies to reduce emissions, and suggested provincial and federal carbon pricing plans have given the industry a more positive image globally. Click here to read more.