Cleantech

Ontario Low Carbon Innovation Fund Opens Technology Validation Stream

As a part of Ontario’s action on Climate Change, the Ministry of Research, Innovation and Science has announced the opening of the Low Carbon Innovation Fund (LCIF) Technology Validation Stream. The Technology Validation Stream (Stream 1) will support Ontario companies or eligible academic organi ...

BluMetric Adds $2 Million to Existing Contracts for Water Infrastructure

BluMetric Environmental Inc. has announced that an Ontario mining client has issued change orders to two of BluMetric’s existing contracts for water infrastructure to a combined increase of more than $2 million. The first change order, extending work that was previously announced in September ...

What is ESG, and why should investors care?

Shoppers looking for “healthy food” must contend with a growing number of labels: organic, low-calorie, non-GMO, all-natural and many more. What you choose depends on your personal preferences and goals. Increasingly, investors are finding themselves in a similar situation. Almost 70% of invest ...

Alta. Oil Extraction Tech Uses No External Water, Receives $10M Grant

Alberta’s Acceleware, developer of the RF XL cleantech that allows for heavy oil and bitumen extraction without any external water added, has received funding from Sustainable Development Technology Canada (SDTC) and Emissions Reduction Alberta (ERA) to scale up its technology. Acceleware has bee ...

$28.8M for Alberta Cleantech

The governments of Canada and Alberta together have announced investments in twelve cleantech projects, including several to improve water in natural resources projects, totalling $28.8 million. A federal investment of $13.5 million, through Sustainable Development Technology Canada (SDTC), w ...

Water Management Key to Manitoba’s Sustainable Future

On Friday, Manitoba released its sustainability and climate plan, A Made-in-Manitoba Climate and Green Plan. The plan underscores the importance of water management, making it one of four cornerstones in its green-future planning. Announced by premier Brian Pallister and sustainable development mi ...

Clean Tech Centre Moves Ahead in Montreal for Forest Sector

FPInnovations, a not-for-profit focused on scientific solutions for Canada’s forest sector and Technoparc Montréal completed the purchase of lands to support the development of a new international innovation centre for cleantech development and research. FPInnovations helps the sector de ...

Burnaby’s General Fusion featured in award-winning documentary on nuclear fusion

Dr. Michel Laberge, Founder and Chief Scientist of General Fusion in the documentary “Let There Be Light”   Philanthropist and tech founder Bill Gates has said that solving climate change will require more than a slowdown in global emissions, it’ll take a whole different approach, “an ...

Peterborough Water Startup On NASDQ

A Peterborough cleantech startup, born of the Peterborough Regional Angel Network, has gone public on NASDAQ. Rainmaker Worldwide Inc. recently announced that Rainmaker Worldwide Inc. is now a public company, listed on the NASDQ Over the Counter, trading under the symbol RAKR. Rainmaker utilizes tw ...

B.C.’s Ostara to Receive Award for Phosphorus Capture Tech

Ostara Nutrient Recovery Technologies, the Vancouver, B.C. water cleantech firm that specializes in nutrient management solutions will be awarded a Project Excellence Award from the Water Environment Federation (WEF). The world’s largest nutrient recovery facility improves the water quality of th ...