Tyler Orton

Tyler Orton is a reporter with Business in Vancouver. 


​General Fusion partners with Hatch for prototype power plant

Friday, January 10, 2020, 7:11 AM MST

General Fusion Inc. has some extra juice flowing through it as it pushes forward with plans to build a demonstration…

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​Ritchie Bros. hires new CEO after six-month search

Tuesday, December 17, 2019, 4:58 PM MST

Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers will kick off 2020 by filling in its CEO vacancy.The Burnaby-based company announced Monday (December 16) that…

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​B.C.’s General Fusion closes US$65MM funding round, sets sights on prototype construction

Tuesday, December 17, 2019, 7:17 AM MST

Burnaby’s General Fusion Inc. announced Monday the close of US$65 million ($85 million) Series E funding round led by Singapore-based…

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Clean-tech sector aims to muster a cluster in B.C.

Thursday, October 3, 2019, 7:20 AM MDT

B.C. may be as far as 15 to 20 years behind some European jurisdictions in developing a clean-tech cluster, but…

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​B.C. unveils $4MM in rebates for EV charging stations

Monday, September 30, 2019, 7:14 AM MDT

Some electric vehicle (EV) owners in B.C. will be getting a little extra purchasing power following the unveiling of $4…

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New Vancouver AI office aims to reduce shipping emissions ahead of IMO 2020

Friday, August 2, 2019, 7:13 AM MDT

Centuries ago the parrot on the shoulder of a sea captain may have been the most notable habit of a…

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​B.C. film and TV productions focus on emissions cuts

Wednesday, July 31, 2019, 2:46 PM MDT

The heavy roaring and conspicuous spewing of diesel fumes from generators is the top complaint Vancouver residents lob at film…

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​Vancouver’s mCloud completes acquisition of Alberta oil and gas automation firm

Friday, July 12, 2019, 7:19 AM MDT

A Vancouver firm harnessing IoT and artificial intelligence to curb energy waste in buildings is tapping into some extra brainpower.Universal…

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B.C.’s Carbon Engineering lands $25m from Ottawa

Wednesday, June 26, 2019, 6:53 AM MDT

Hot off a US$68-million funding round earlier this year, B.C. cleantech firm Carbon Engineering (CE) has landed another C$25 million…

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​Hydrogen highway commercialization acceleration ahead

Thursday, June 28, 2018, 2:43 PM MDT

Pop the hood of the Mercedes-Benz GLC F-Cell, the world’s first electric vehicle that also runs on hydrogen fuel, and…

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