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Housing Enabling Water Systems Fund

By GrantMatch Team on Nov 30, 2023 11:43:47 AM

$200 Million To Be Invested In Repair, Rehabilitation, and Expansion Of Municipal Water and Wastewater Infrastructure

As Ontario strives to achieve its ambitious goal of building at least 1.5 million homes by 2031, the province is taking significant steps to support growing communities and upgrade essential infrastructure. One crucial initiative on this journey is the Housing-Enabling Water Systems Fund, designed to provide municipalities with the resources they need to construct critical water infrastructure. This fund, along with the broader capital plan for infrastructure development, is poised to bring a positive change in Ontario's landscape, ensuring that infrastructure is built for today and generations to come.

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Strategic Transportation Infrastructure Program

By GrantMatch Team on Nov 30, 2023 11:39:27 AM

Driving Accessible, Safe, and Efficient Transportation: STIP Boosts Economic Growth and Prolongs Infrastructure Lifespan

The Strategic Transportation Infrastructure Program (STIP) is a flagship initiative by the Alberta government aimed at supporting strategic projects that enhance the transportation infrastructure across the province. This program provides substantial financial assistance to eligible projects, spanning a diverse range of transportation-related endeavors such as road and bridge construction, public transit enhancements, and active transportation infrastructure. STIP is designed to foster economic growth, improve safety, and contribute to the overall sustainability of Alberta's transportation network.

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Low Carbon Economy Fund - Low Carbon Economy Challenge

By GrantMatch Team on Nov 23, 2023 12:27:19 PM

Up To $25 Million In Funding Available For Greenhouse Gas Reduction Efforts

The Low Carbon Economy Fund (LCEF) has recently opened applications for the Low Carbon Economy Challenge (LCEF-LCEC), an initiative aimed at harnessing Canadian ingenuity to combat greenhouse gas emissions and foster sustainable growth. This endeavour is aligned with Canada's clean growth and climate action plan, as outlined in the Pan-Canadian Framework on Clean Growth and Climate Change.
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Nova Scotia Capital Investment Tax Credit

By GrantMatch Team on Sep 12, 2023 3:51:59 PM

Up to $30 Million in Funding available through the Nova Scotia Capital Investment Tax Credit Program

The Nova Scotia Capital Investment Tax Credit (CITC) is a highly beneficial program that has been specifically designed to drive economic growth and development within the province. This tax credit provides significant financial advantages to eligible corporations that choose to invest in capital equipment for approved projects located in Nova Scotia.

By participating in the CITC program, eligible corporations can gain access to up to $30 million in funding. This substantial financial support can be instrumental in fueling growth, expansion, and innovation within the Nova Scotia business landscape. Whether it's upgrading existing infrastructure, investing in cutting-edge technologies, or diversifying product streams, the CITC program aims to provide the necessary resources to enable corporations to thrive in a competitive marketplace.

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Investments in Forest Industry Transformation (IFIT)

By GrantMatch Team on Aug 16, 2023 1:44:20 PM

$10 Million in funding is available for forestry projects!

The Investments in Forest Industry Transformation (IFIT) program facilitates the adoption of transformative technologies and products in the Canadian forest sector by bridging the gap between development and commercialization. The program aims to create a more competitive, resilient, and environmentally sustainable sector with a focus on innovative, low-carbon projects that result in new or diversified revenue streams.

As part of its 2023 renewal, the IFIT program will increase its efforts to help improve the environmental performance of the forest sector by supporting demonstration and adoption projects that contribute to the decarbonization of industrial processes, as well as the efficient use of resources that generates more value from the same amount of wood. In addition to continuing to fund projects that produce renewable energy and sustainable bioproducts, IFIT will seek to invest in projects that integrate technologies leading to greater energy efficiency and explore bioenergy carbon capture in forest sector operations. These investments will enable the next wave of innovation, solidifying Canada’s position as a leader in forest sector transformation.
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Capital project Grant: New construction of energy-efficient facilities

By GrantMatch Team on Aug 15, 2023 2:09:54 PM

$10 Million in funding is available for Canadian municipal buildings!

The New Construction of Energy Efficient Facilities - Capital (NCEEF-C) program aims to support Canadian communities to implement projects that propose to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. This combination of loan and grant funding is designed for capital projects that will create transformative change in the energy, transportation, waste, water, and/or land use sectors. 

Proposed projects submitted to FCM-NCEEF-Capital will be highly innovative and impactful, and have the potential to address environmental challenges. This funding opportunity intends to support projects that target net-zero energy performance in new municipal facilities. This may include but is not limited to administration buildings, police stations and fire halls, recreation centres and arenas, and wastewater treatment plants.
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Meat processors capacity improvement initiative (MPCII)

By GrantMatch Team on Aug 4, 2023 12:06:05 PM

$150,000 grants are available for Ontario meat processors and abattoirs!

This program aims to support eligible free-standing meat plants and provincially licensed abattoirs by providing funding for equipment upgrades to improve efficiency and productivity. As part of the Sustainable Canadian Agricultural Partnership, the MPCII will prioritize projects that promote food safety and strengthen Ontario's presence in the global market.
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Green Freight Program

By GrantMatch Team on Jul 11, 2023 7:53:09 AM

FUNDING OF UP TO $5,000,000 TO SUPPORT GHG reduction in Canada!

The Green Freight Program will help fleets reduce their fuel consumption and greenhouse gas emissions through fleet energy assessments, fleet retrofits, engine repowers, logistical best-practice implementation and the purchase of low-carbon vehicles. 

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Forest Biomass Program

By GrantMatch Team on Jun 20, 2023 10:50:43 AM

up to $10 million grants available FOR biomass projects in Ontario!

The Ontario Forest Biomass Program has been developed to enable the province to achieve the objectives set out in Sustainable Growth: Ontario’s Forest Sector Strategy and the provincial Forest Biomass Action Plan (FBAP). In particular, the program will focus on supporting initiatives that secure and increase long-term wood utilization across the province, focusing on underutilized species and forest biomass.

The establishment of the program is part of Ontario’s commitment to the development and use of wood and forest biomass to deliver economic benefits to Ontarians while helping to reduce emissions and address climate change.

The program has four streams that will position Ontario as a growing circular and green economy leader.

  • Indigenous bioeconomy partnerships stream: Increase Indigenous participation in forest biomass opportunities and benefit from bioeconomy development.
  • Exploring biomass pathways stream: Improve public and private sector understanding of the technical, financial, scientific and operational considerations for use of forest biomass.
  • Innovative bioproduct manufacturing stream: Deploy innovative bioproducts and facilitate increased use of forest biomass as a feedstock in manufacturing, infrastructure, energy services and resource extraction sectors.
  • Modernization stream: Support forest sector transformation, competitiveness, and participation in emerging bioeconomy opportunities through use of forest biomass.
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