Ottawa, Ontario – Sustainable Development Technology Canada (SDTC) has announced that its SD Tech Fund is open for applications for its thirteenth round of funding. Investment is available for technology innovations that deliver clean water, soil and air and a reduction in greenhouse gas emissions.SDTC is a not-for-profit corporation created by the Government of Canada to finance and support the late-stage development and pre-commercial demonstration of clean technologies. Priority investment areas including renewable fuels for both biofuel and hydrogen, cleaner conventional fuels in the oil and gas sector, renewable electricity generation and eco-efficiency in commercial buildings. The closing date for submissions for the latest funding is April 23, 2008.
To date, SDTC has allocated $300 million to 133 clean technology projects; an additional $711 million has been leveraged from project consortia members for a total portfolio value of $1.01 billion. For more information, visit SDTC.ca.