2018 Federal budget all about innovation, capital and female.
Government of Canada, through Sustainable Development Technology Canada (SDTC), invested $1.2M in Dundee Sustainable Technologies
Avrio Capital, Telesystem, Capital régional et coopératif Desjardins backed Hortau secured $5.9M SDTC funding
Canada to invest $700M through BDC over next five years to grow Canada’s clean technology industry, protect the environment and create jobs.
Husky Energy, The Roda Group, Chrysalix Venture Capital backed Inventys secured $2.6M Natural Resources Canada (NRCan) funding
Alberta announced $1.37B Energy Innovation Fund to foster the next generation of technology to: create more good jobs; attract investment; reduce emissions; expand and diversify access to tidewater and world energy markets
Natural Resources Canada launched $155M clean growth program for clean technology projects in the areas of energy, mining and forestry.
Government of Canada, through Western Innovation (WINN) Initiative, invested $3.5M in Enerkem Alberta Biofuels
SDTC invested $2.5M in TPG Alternative and Renewable Technologies, Cycle Capital, Desjardins Innovatech, Closed Loop Capital backed Inocucor Technologies
Canadian and Alberta Governments invest $28.8M in 11 cleantech projects, Acceleware and PurLucid Treatment Solutions receiving $10M and $8.2M
Government of Canada, through Sustainable Development Technology Canada (SDTC), awarded $5.395M to vc-backed Metamaterial Technologies
SomaDetect awarded US $1 million grand prize by 43North. Suncayr received US $500,000 along with four other $500K recipients.