CME SMART Green Fund: Program Enhancements
Government Funding

CME SMART Green Fund: Program Enhancements

Please Note: The CME SMART Green program is now closed. Please explore active government funding programs. An update to the CME SMART Green Fund has generated new excitement from Ontario manufacturers interested in reducing their greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. The program has recently announced enhancements to the amount of funding manufacturers may qualify for as…

Carbon Capture and Storage: The Quest to Reduce Atmospheric Emissions
Government Funding

Carbon Capture and Storage: The Quest to Reduce Atmospheric Emissions

When the Government of Canada signed the United Nations’ (UN) Paris agreement earlier this year, they joined a global partnership of countries dedicated to reducing atmospheric greenhouse gasses (GHG). Their goal was ambitious – reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 30% from 2005 levels by 2030. Since signing this agreement, the Government of Canada have made several investments into clean,…

Why GHG Consultants Should Become Qualified by the CME SMART Green Grant
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Why GHG Consultants Should Become Qualified by the CME SMART Green Grant

Please Note: The CME SMART Green program is now closed. Please explore active government funding programs. The CME SMART Green Program assists Ontario-based manufacturers to adopt innovative technologies that increase productivity and reduce greenhouse gas emissions (GHGs). Manufacturers may apply for up to 50% of project expenses to a maximum $200,000 per facility, or up…

7 Ontario Business Events in October to Build and Execute New Strategies
Business Strategy

7 Ontario Business Events in October to Build and Execute New Strategies

Now that summer is officially over, small businesses are returning to maximum productivity. However as Canadian companies race towards the end of the calendar year, it’s important to remember there are significant opportunities to learn and grow your company through professional and industry events. Business owners and executives can make the most of October by…

An Increasingly Convenient Truth: Climate Change’s Business Potential
Business Strategy

An Increasingly Convenient Truth: Climate Change’s Business Potential

In 2016, Canada’s Liberal Party placed a tremendous focus on environmental and economic issues. This is clearly evidenced in their Real Change program, which contrasts the strategic differences between them and the previously elected Conservative Party. Publications on Canada’s clean technology (cleantech) sector note that Canada lost between 41-71% of its market share globally since…

Will CME Green Grants Fund Your Next Emissions Reduction Project?
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Will CME Green Grants Fund Your Next Emissions Reduction Project?

Please Note: The CME SMART Green program is now closed. Please explore active government funding programs. In recent years, Canadian manufacturing businesses have received increased pressures from society, customers, and government regulations to reduce their greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and become more sustainable. Doing so can have drastic and immediate benefits on each business’ operational…

CME SMART Green Grants for Ontario Manufacturers Reducing Emissions
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CME SMART Green Grants for Ontario Manufacturers Reducing Emissions

Please Note: The CME SMART Green program is now closed. Please explore active government funding programs. Carbon emissions have been a hot topic for both the government and business sector lately. And with the Ontario Cap and Trade Program coming into effect, businesses are seeking more sustainable ways to run their business. Fortunately, The Canadian…