The budget for energy efficient grants will increase by more than $300,000 as the Office of Energy Efficiency moves away from issuing loans to focus on its other programs.
The Douglas MacMaster Memorial Occupational Health and Safety Award was introduced in 2006 to celebrate individual or team achievements by government employees in the promotion and development of health and safety. Award nominations are being accepted by the Public Service Commission until May 17.
The Task Force on Land Use Policy is launching public consultations next week. Since its establishment last fall, it has developed draft land use policies for public discussion and feedback before making its recommendations to government.
Finance, Energy and Municipal Affairs Minister Wes Sheridan has announced that the proposed wind farm for the Hermanville and Clearspring area of Eastern Kings County has been granted environmental approval.
New online tools are available to help Island businesses with a smooth and orderly transition to the Harmonized Sales Tax.