Sustainable Development Technology Canada

Sustainable Development Technology Canada
Government of Canada

Government of Canada

March 04, 2009 12:08 ET

Media Advisory: SDTC and the Government of Canada to Make Major Cleantech Funding Announcement

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - March 4, 2009) - The Honourable Lisa Raitt, Minister of Natural Resources, and Vicky Sharpe, President and CEO of Sustainable Development Technology Canada (SDTC) will hold a press conference at an innovative Canadian cleantech company, The Pressure Pipe Inspection Company, to make a major cleantech funding announcement.

Date & Time: Friday, March 6, 2009
10:00 am

Location: The Pressure Pipe Inspection Company
4700 Dixie Road
Mississauga, ON

SDTC is an arm's-length, not-for-profit corporation created by the Government of Canada. SDTC 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 fuel.

Contact Information

  • Sustainable Development Technology Canada
    Pat Breton
    Director, Communications
    613-234-6313 x 295
    Natural Resources Canada, Ottawa
    Office of the Minister
    Jasmine MacDonnell
    Press Secretary