Alliance members named to Deloitte Canada Fast 50

BC Cleantech CEO Alliance members Awesense and Neurio were named to the Deloitte Canada Fast 50 today. The Technology Fast 50 program celebrates innovation, rapid revenue growth, entrepreneurial spirit, and the world-class achievements of the Canadian technology industry. Awards are presented in distinct categories that characterize and define the unique strengths of Canadian innovation. Winners include both public and private companies spanning[…]

Cleantech is the fastest growing sector of the BC economy: KPMG report

BC’s Cleantech industry surges with 9,800 employees forecasted in 2017, $1.8 billion in expected revenues for 2016 VANCOUVER – March 13, 2017 – Over the past five years, British Columbia has emerged as a globally recognized centre of Cleantech innovation. BC’s Cleantech entrepreneurs have expanded the economy by launching dozens of new, high-growth companies, creating thousands[…]

Recommendations To Prime Minister Trudeau

{Below is a copy of the recommendations sent to Federal-Provincial-Territorial Working Group on Clean Technology Innovation & Jobs } We are pleased to provide this formal submission on behalf of the CanadaCleantech Alliance to the Federal-Provincial-Territorial Working Group on Clean Technology Innovation and Jobs. The CanadaCleantech Alliance was established in March 2016 as a national[…]

Innovative Partnership Signed Between BC, QC, and ON Organizations

The BC Cleantech CEO Alliance, Ecotech Québec, and MaRS Cleantech signed a Memorandum of Understanding to coordinate efforts to promote clean technologies, combat climate change and contribute to a strong, diverse, sustainable economy. This agreement is the first of its kind in Canada and represents a significant step forward in strengthening the clean technology industry in Canada through[…]

$100M Evok Innovations Cleantech Fund Announced

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA (January 14, 2016) – Evok Innovations (“Evok”), a unique partnership between the BC Cleantech CEO Alliance and two Canadian energy companies, Cenovus Energy and Suncor Energy, launched today. Evok is a new cleantech fund which aims to accelerate the development and commercialization of impactful energy solutions to address the most pressing environmental[…]