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Bio-economy hot topic in wake of NDP carbon plan
The move by the NDP government to increase the price of carbon has caught the attention of exhibitors at a convention downtown that's looking at alternate products produced through bio-diversity. Bio-degradable plastics, bio-fuels and other products are in the development stage. They are hoping some of the new $3 billion carbon tax can be spent on research and development for these new products. "There is a growing need for Alberta to embrace the bio-economy," said Steve Price, the CEO at...

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