How Nova Scotia's CarbonCure Technologies is making concrete greener

Robert Niven, founder and CEO of CarbonCure Technologies, joins BNN to talk about how his company is taking on the green building trend. 

Orginal footage from BNN can be found here.

About CarbonCure Technologies Inc.

CarbonCure’s retrofit technology chemically sequesters waste carbon dioxide during the concrete manufacturing process to make greener and stronger concrete. CarbonCure is part of a growing industry of CO2-utilization technologies that are expected to reduce global greenhouse gas emissions by 15% by 2030. CarbonCure’s technology is currently operational in a growing number of concrete plants across North America, including several of the world’s largest vertically-integrated cement and concrete companies. CarbonCure is one of 27 semi-finalists in the $20 million NRG COSIA Carbon XPRIZE challenge, which has been called the Nobel prize for climate technologies. For more information,

About Canada’s Top 40 Under 40

Canada’s Top 40 under 40 is a dynamic award program that identifies outstanding young achievers in Canadian business, visionaries and innovators changing the way things are done. They are inspiring others and already giving back to their community and to Canada. And everyone one of them is under the age of forty. Founded in 19

95 by the Caldwell Partners, Top 40 is the country’s most coveted award for young business leaders, often the first program to shine the spotlight on many successful notables. Honorees have gone on to create remarkable track records of achievement post-award; the ranks of Top 40 alumni include hundreds of nationally and internationally prominent CEOs, CFOs, executives, and entrepreneurs. For more information visit: