clean technology sector News

  • Greater Vancouver Clean Technology

    Approximately 500 people converged at Surrey City Hall to witness 38 companies from the Metro region vie for the title of Greater Vancouver’s Clean Technology Champion this past Wednesday. Participants pitched to the judges their best clean technology products and solutions in ...


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  • New funding for promising clean technologies

    Sustainable Development Technology Canada (SDTC)  has announced funding totalling $22 million for eight new clean technology projects. The eight clean technologies being funded span Canada's main economic sectors. They include: Technology designed to meet a growing demand for quieter, safer, more environmentally-friendly and more efficient vehicles in a variety of ...


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  • 2012 Canadian clean technology industry survey

    Analytica Advisors is calling for Canadian clean technology companies to participate in the 2012 Canadian Clean Technology Industry Survey, which will result in significant benefits both for themselves and for the industry as a whole. The Survey is a vital element in the process of measuring industry achievements in terms of investment, employment, exports and R&D, and for it to be accurate ...


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  • Canada Failing to Capitalize on Global Clean Technology Opportunities

    Growth in Canada’s clean technology industry has stalled and needs greater support from all levels of government and private sector to stimulate and help finance the deployment of commercialized clean technology innovation in order to succeed according to Analytica Advisors’ 2016 Canadian Clean Technology Industry Report. The report showed clean technology is now worth nearly $12 ...


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  • Huge investor interest in the waste sector

    Venture capital experts in the waste industry have hit back at suggestions that Britain is struggling to produce commercially viable green companies. Published in the Sunday Times on 25 April, an article said venture capital investors believed that “a dependence on government funding and a lack of management talent in ‘clean tech’ businesses render many of them unworthy of investment”. WHEB ...

  • Advanced Plasma Power celebrates double win at Rushlight Awards 2012

    Advanced Plasma Power (APP), the leading UK based advanced conversion waste-to-energy technology company, today announces that it has been recognised by the Rushlight Awards, the well respected clean-tech industry awards which celebrate the very best technologies and innovation in the environmental sector.  The company received two accolades at last week’s awards ceremony; the ...


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  • B.C. to increase cleanTech venture capital tax breaks

    The annual tax credits available to investors in early-stage clean technology companies operating in B.C. will increase from $5 million to $7.5 million under the provincial government’s Venture Capital Programs, established to raise investment for small businesses developing new clean technologies. "Innovative clean technology reducing GHG emissions will play a key role in ...


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  • Armstrong monitoring among top clean technology companies in Ottawa

    In a recent article published in the Ottawa Citizen found below, Armstrong Monitoring was named among the top 5 companies in Ottawa's emerging clean technology sector. We are honoured to have been recognized alongside global leaders in the development of alternative and renewable energy sources, and we are very proud of our partnerships within this group of companies. Armstrong Monitoring is a ...

  • SDTC Looking for Canada’s Next Cleantech Innovators

    Sustainable Development Technology Canada (SDTC) is looking for the next wave of innovative cleantech entrepreneurs. The SD Tech Fund™ is open for applications from February 19th to April 16th, 2014. SDTC supports technologies that address the challenges of Clean Air, Soil, Water and Climate Change, including technology solutions focused on these ...


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  • Unfinished business on climate change investment funds

    This week’s first-ever CIF Partnership Forum must ensure that new Clean Technology Funds will help developing countries quickly transition to zero-carbon technologies. Climate change will take center stage at this week’s Annual Meetings of the World Bank group and the IMF, as the Board of Governors approve the Bank’s Strategic Framework for Climate Change and Development (SFCCD). Ten countries so ...

  • What’s in store as clean technology goes Mainstream?

    Last week the Cleantech Group™, a leading global research, advisory, and events firm, unveiled its second annual Global Cleantech 100 list of the most promising private clean technology companies on the Planet. The selected companies are seen as those most likely to make a significant market impact over the next 5-10 years, according to the Cleantech Group's 60-strong expert panel. The ...


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  • Netherlands - environmental sector profile - the Hague

    Environment technology: The Netherlands has brought environmental issues into sharp focus long before many other European countries and is highly susceptible to pollution. This is the result of a combination of factors including the large-scale Dutch agricultural sector, energy-intensive chemical and petrochemical industries, a dense population, and the role the Netherlands plays as a major ...


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  • Research firm Kachan & Co. publishes new, simplified cleantech categorization

    Cleantech research and advisory firm Kachan & Co. has issued a new version of its taxonomy of the cleantech sector, a document that helps clarify which industries and technologies should be considered under the cleantech umbrella. "Classic definitions of cleantech had gotten long in the tooth. The sector has evolved, and other taxonomies hadn't kept up," said Kachan Managing Partner ...


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  • SDTC is looking for Canada`s Next Cleantech Innovators

    Sustainable Development Technology Canada (SDTC) is looking for the next wave of innovative cleantech entrepreneurs with the announcement of our call for applications to the SD Tech FundTM from February 20th to April 17th, 2013.  "This is an exciting time for Canada's cleantech industry, projected to grow to generate as much as $62 billion in revenues by ...


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  • Federal agencies join forces to commercialize Canada`s clean technologies

    Two federal agencies - Export Development Canada (EDC) and Sustainable Development Technology Canada (SDTC) - are joining forces to further develop Canada's international capabilities in the cleantech sector. "Cleantech companies need to scale up and go global, which provides a natural fit for EDC and SDTC to work together to help put Canadian companies at the forefront of the industry," said ...


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  • SDTC announces latest call for clean technology funding applications

    Sustainable Development Technology Canada (SDTC) has announced its 21st call for applications, which will be open until April 18th, 2012. "In every corner of this country, some of Canada's brightest minds are developing technology that brings together economic prosperity and environmental responsibility," said SDTC President and CEO Vicky Sharpe. "We want to work with these ...


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  • ATON GmbH acquires 10.1% equity interest in Dürr AG

    Stuttgart - ATON GmbH, Fulda, has notified us that it holds 10.1% of the shares of Dürr AG. The investment company, founded by entrepreneur Dr. Lutz Helmig, is now Dürr's second largest shareholder. The Heinz Dürr family, which still owns 44.2% of the share capital via Heinz Dürr GmbH and the foundation Heinz und Heide Dürr-Stiftung, continues to be the largest shareholder of Dürr AG. ATON ...

  • U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Department of Commerce, and the Institute of Clean Air Companies (ICAC) Announce Partnership to Promote Export of Clean Air Technology

    The Institute of Clean Air Companies (ICAC), represented by its Board of Directors, announced today that they are partnering with the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Department of Commerce (DOC) to promote the export of clean air technology around the world. This partnership will take advantage of the EPA's science and analysis with the commercial reach of the DOC and ...

  • Call issued for clean technology funding applications

    Sustainable Development Technology Canada (SDTC) is calling on entrepreneurs and technology developers across Canada to submit Statements of Interests to the SD Tech Fund, as SDTC opens its 17th round of funding. 'Investing in promising clean technology solutions developed in Canada is key to creating the smart, green jobs of the future,' said SDTC President and CEO Vicky Sharpe. 'More than ...


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  • Beyond boom and bust: putting clean tech on a path to subsidy independence

    In the absence of significant and timely energy policy reform, the recent boom in US clean tech sectors could falter. This is the principal conclusion of a new report from the Brookings Institute that examines faltering federal government support for clean energy technology. Mark Muro, one of the principal authors of the paper, ...


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