30 01, 2018

A Leader in Clean Technology

By |2018-01-30T08:12:52-07:00January 30th, 2018|Industry News|0 Comments

Calgary Economic Development January 2, 2018 Long known as the epicenter of the energy industry in Canada, nearly one-third of Calgary’s GDP is attributed to conventional energy, but renewables and clean technology sectors are fast-growing contributors. Entrepreneurs developing new clean technologies, service providers that are creating new business models that support clean technologies, oil and [...]

15 11, 2017

Government of Canada Invests in Clean Energy Technology to Reduce Methane Emissions

By |2017-11-29T10:00:26-07:00November 15th, 2017|Industry News, News Home Page, PTAC News|0 Comments

As Canada transitions to a low-carbon future, investments in clean technology are building a stronger economy, creating new middle-class jobs and driving sustainable prosperity. The Honourable Kent Hehr, Minister of Sport and Persons with Disabilities, on behalf of the Honourable Jim Carr, Canada's Minister of Natural Resources, today announced an investment of $5.3 million for seven projects aimed at tackling methane emissions, a potent greenhouse gas (GHG) that poses a real environmental challenge for the oil and gas sector. Canada's oil and gas sector is the largest emitter of methane, which accounts for about 15 percent of Canada's GHG emissions.

6 11, 2017

Western Innovation Initiative – Call for Proposals – Information Sessions

By |2017-11-06T09:50:53-07:00November 6th, 2017|Industry News|0 Comments

On October 31, 2017, Western Economic Diversification Canada (WD) will be launching the fourth call for proposals for the Western Innovation (WINN) Initiative. The objective of WINN is to assist small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in commercializing new technology-based products, processes and services. Investments must support one of these clusters: clean technology, clean resources, digital [...]

10 10, 2017

Field Trials and SR&ED: How can O&G Technology Providers Offset Risk for their E&P Partners? (White Paper)

By |2017-10-10T13:59:47-06:00October 10th, 2017|Industry News|0 Comments

Are you seeking a field trial with an E&P partner to test your technology? Understanding how to offset financial risk by leveraging R&D credits for both you and your E&P partner can make your field trial a reality. Gain these crucial insights in TSGI’s 5-part White Paper series on SR&ED for the energy industry: http://tsgi.ca/field-trials-sred-can-og-technology-providers-offset-risk-ep-partners-white-paper/

22 09, 2017

What Drives SME Growth? Introducing the Leader’s Growth Mindset

By |2017-10-12T08:25:06-06:00September 22nd, 2017|Industry News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Mount Royal University Bissett School of Business: Of central debate amongst academics, government and the private sector are the factors influencing the growth of Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs). Understanding how SMEs achieve growth is essential to unlocking future economic productivity and performance. In practice, however, we know very little about what successful SMEs are [...]

1 09, 2017

Young Women in Energy Awards Program

By |2017-09-01T07:29:46-06:00September 1st, 2017|Industry News|0 Comments

Founded in 2013, Young Women in Energy (YWE) is a non-profit organization with over 4000 members with a mission to change “the face of energy”. YWE aims to address the recognized need to increase female presence, development and leadership in the energy industry. For the 4th year, YWE is thrilled to host their flagship annual Young [...]

10 05, 2017

Working with your Competitors: Where Canadian Energy Companies Succeed and Fail at Open Innovation

By |2017-10-20T16:47:57-06:00May 10th, 2017|Industry News|0 Comments

Haskayne School of Business Staff - A new study co-authored by three Haskayne School of Business researchers examines the 20-year history of open innovation in the Western Canadian oil and gas industry to reveal how their co-operation has affected the industry’s technological breakthroughs. Open innovation is the idea of collaboration among industry competitors to further research [...]

2 02, 2017

Alberta Investor Tax Credit (AITC) Program

By |2017-02-02T09:17:01-07:00February 2nd, 2017|Industry News|0 Comments

Lack of early-stage capital investment is a major impediment to the growth of Alberta’s small businesses, which is why the Calgary Chamber of Commerce has advocated for an investor tax credit. The AITC offers a 30% tax credit to investors who provide venture capital to eligible companies. It is offered on a first come, first [...]

13 01, 2017

Carleton-led Climate Change Project Receives Approximately $5.5 Million

By |2017-01-13T13:15:42-07:00January 13th, 2017|Industry News|0 Comments

Carleton Newsroom - A network led by Carleton University studying the impact of pollutants on air quality and climate change to develop responsible methods of extracting fossil fuels has received $5.5 million from the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC). Funds for the new NSERC FlareNet Strategic Network were announced at Carleton [...]

3 01, 2017

Opportunity for an Interchange Canada Assignment

By |2017-10-20T16:47:57-06:00January 3rd, 2017|Industry News|0 Comments

Environment and Climate Change Canada Science and Technology Branch / Pollutant Inventories and Reporting Division - The Pollutant Inventories and Reporting Division (PIRD) of Environment and Climate Change Canada is seeking a scientific expert to participate via the Interchange Canada program in activities directly contributing to emission quantification. This particular position is linked to developing [...]