News - Despite mixed economic performance in 2014, Quebec's economy is poised for modest acceleration in 2015 driven by strong advances by Quebec exporters, according to the latest Provincial Outlook issued today by RBC Economics. RBC projects Quebec real GDP growth to pick up from 1.6 per cent in 2014 to 2.0 per cent in 2015, and 1.7 per cent in 2016.
News - Boralex Inc. announces that its subsidiary Boralex Europe S.A. has completed commercial commissioning of the Fortel-Bonnières wind farm with a total installed capacity of 23 MW.
News - It's our fourth edition of Gothamist's travel content, Gothamist Getaways. A few times a year, we'll have a week of posts featuring looks at travel, food, products and tips—near and far—for making your trips more enjoyable. So sit back, dream of your next journey and let us know if you have any hints for us.
News - EXFO Inc. (NASDAQ: EXFO; TSX: EXF) announced the release of iCERT on its OTDR-based software. Available for singlemode and multimode fiber testing, the iCERT pre-defined test configurations provide quick access to the latest industry pass/fail thresholds to automatically certify cable installations in data centers and enterprise. This greatly simplifies optical link assessment and troubleshooting while avoiding any risk of getting tampered results due to manual entering of the wrong pass/fail values or misinterpreting extensive, complex standards documents.
News - According to the latest statistics from the Institut de la statistique du Québec (ISQ) the downtown core of Quebec City has grown to 570,400 residents over the last year.
News - At their respective general meetings held yesterday, members of NanoQuébec and Consortium Innovation Polymères (CIP) approved the merger of their organizations into a single entity. The new organization, named PRIMA QUÉBEC (“Pôle de recherche et d’innovation en matériaux avancés du Québec”) will develop research projects and activities related to the field of advanced materials benefitting Quebec’s strategic sectors such as transportation, energy, environment, information and communication technology, as well as the textile and health sectors.
News - Industrial Alliance Insurance and Financial Services Inc. is pleased to introduce a powerful and straightforward drug cost management tool to its group insurance clients: WebRx.
News - Graphene 3D Lab Inc. has inked a deal to acquire Boots Industries Inc., a Canadian 3D printer manufacturer. Graphene 3D says that they intend to purchase all Boots Industries’ assets — and to hire the team at Boots Industries — in an all share transaction.
News - On the 2nd December in London, the winners of the first Internet of Things Awards, the IoTAs, were named in front of more than 150 participants at the Total Telecom Festival.
News - Boralex Inc., Gaz Métro Limited Partnership, and Valener Inc. are proud to announce the commercial commissioning of an additional 68 MW at the Seigneurie de Beaupré Wind Farms, completing Phase II of the wind farm which now totals 340 MW in operation.