Sustainable Development Technology Canada

Sustainable Development Technology Canada
Government of Canada

Government of Canada

October 02, 2009 16:51 ET

Media Advisory: SDTC, the Government of Canada and the Government of Quebec to Launch Project that will Transform Organic Waste into Renewable Energy Source

SAINT-PATRICE-DE-BEAURIVAGE, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - Oct. 2, 2009) - Jacques Gourde, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Public Works and Government Services and to the Minister of National Revenue, and Maria Aubrey, Senior Vice President, Operations, of Sustainable Development Technology Canada (SDTC), will join the Government of Quebec in launching a project aiming to further develop and demonstrate a clean technology that transforms organic waste into a green renewable energy source.

Date & Time: Monday, October 5, 2009
9:30 am

Location: Innovente plant
270 Chemin Belfast

Sustainable Development Technology Canada (SDTC) is an arm's-length foundation created by the Government of Canada which operates two funds aimed at the development and demonstration of innovative technological solutions. The $550 million SD Tech Fund™ supports projects that address climate change, air quality, clean water, and clean soil. The $500 million NextGen Biofuels Fund™ supports the establishment of first-of-kind large demonstration-scale facilities for the production of next-generation renewable fuels.

Contact Information

  • Sustainable Development Technology Canada
    Patrice Breton
    Director, Communications
    613-234-6313 ext.295
    Natural Resources Canada
    Office of the Minister
    Jocelyne Turner
    Press Secretary