Building the Future

Canada’s Clean Technology Voice

Canada Cleantech Alliance is a Canadian coalition of 22 cleantech industry associations and accelerators representing over 2,000 cleantech manufacturers, innovators, investors, industry adopters and researchers across the country.

Budget 2022 – What’s in it for cleantech?

On April 7, 2022 Minister of Finance Chrystia Freeland released Budget 2022: A Plan to Grow Our Economy and Make Life More Affordable which provides the basis for a total new spending of $31.2B. Canada Cleantech Alliance has taken a closer look at the budget and identified the items that are relevant for cleantech.

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Accelerating Cleantech Innovation in Oil & Gas Program

A program for companies in Canada’s oil and gas sector as well as Canada’s cleantech innovators to develop the knowledge, tools and skills required to develop, purchase and implement cleantech innovations that will help reduce the oil & gas sector’s CO2 emissions.

Cleantech Facts & Figures


In 2018, Environmental & Clean Technology (ECT) activities accounted for $66 billion, or 3.2% of Canadian GDP

Cleantech Employment

ECT activities accounted for 341,000 jobs in 2019, of this, 122,601 is cleantech employment based on the Statistics Canada definition


By 2030, at least half a million of Canadians will work in cleantech


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Canada Cleantech 2021 Policy Platform

Ratchet up the dial on cleantech, jobs and climate change!

In consultation with its pan-Canadian network of cleantech associations and accelerators, Canada Cleantech Alliance has identified three top recommendations its members and allies would like to see reflected in the campaign platforms of all Canadian parties. Clean technology plays a key role in the fight against climate change and will help build a prosperous, resilient economy all Canadians will benefit from.

Take a look at Canada Cleantech’s 2021 Policy Platform and its supporters.

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Cleantech Innovation in Oil & Gas Program

Eight promising cleantech ventures selected

A jury consisting of venture capital, cleantech and oil & gas innovation experts has selected eight early stage cleantech ventures with promising solutions for the oil & gas sector. The ventures have started the “Innovation in oil & gas” training with Foresight in mid-April.

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Cleantech Updates

New Board Members

New Board Members

Canada Cleantech Alliance held their Annual General Meeting (AGM) on April 12, 2022. As a result the organization welcomes three new board members: Joe Allen, Managing Director, Energia Ventures; Alison Crumblehulme, CEO, Innovation Guelph and Merran Smith, Founder...

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Congratulations to our program participants

Congratulations to our program participants

A jury consisting of venture capital, cleantech and oil & gas innovation experts has selected eight early stage cleantech ventures that started the "Innovation in oil & gas" training with Foresight in mid-April.  Heartfelt congratulations to  Jodi...

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Powered by Members & Allies

All initiatives depend on their stakeholders. We’re no different. Canada Cleantech Alliance has a solid basis of board members from Alberta Innovates, Écotech Québec, Foresight/ACTia, Innovation Guelph, OCTIA and Smart Prosperity. It is embedded in a broad network of allies and has a considerable array of networks in government, civil society, industry and academia. Join us.

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Members & Supporters

Alberta Innovates
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Ecotech Quebec logo
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Innovation Guelph logo
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Smart Prosperity Institute