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CTV News Coverage of 1st Annual Art Installation

On June 7th, 2014, the 1st Annual Art Installation took place on Main Street co-ordinated by Taylor Redmond, Special Projects Facilitator.  To view CTV news coverage by Reporter Dan MacIntosh, click here.

Cable work to be "final piece" in tidal project

Nova Scotia's tidal energy project is on course, and work is underway to lay power cables in the Minas Passage this fall.  To read more click pdf here. (2.03 MB)

Town of Parrsboro Celebrates 125th Birthday

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The  Town of Parrsboro celebrated its 125th Birthday on Tuesday, July 15th, 2014 with a Mayor's Tea Party on the Civic Grounds.  We would like to thank the following for their contributions that helped make the event a success:

  • Bordertown Flowers & Frills
  • Class "A" Trucking &b Septic Pumping (Kevin Wasson & Arlene Canning)
  • Crossroads Co-op
  • Local churches for ringing of the bells at noon
  • Parrsboro Floral Design
  • Peter Hoar
  • Rob Bentley
  • Roland McCaffery
  • Rosebuds Flowers
  • Suzanne Burchell
  • Taylor Redmond

 

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Tidal power progress sparks global interest

Nova Scotia is making waves around the world.  Energy producers, environmentalists and innovators around the globe are all looking closely-and applauding-how the province is advancing in-stream tidal power.  To read more click pdf here (2.21 MB) .

Fundy tidal partners to create new mega-turbine for Minas Passage

The partners in a Bay of Fundy tidal project are developing a bigger turbine to test in the Minas Passage.  For more information download pdf Fundy tidal partners to create new mega-turbine for Minas Passage (1.96 MB)

Tidal power surges forward after eventful 2013

The tide continues to come in for offshore energy developments in this area, after an eventful year at the Fundy Ocean Research Centre for Energy (FORCE) in nearby West Bay.  For more information download pdf Tidal power surges forward after eventful 2013 (1.34 MB)