Funding Programs

Energy Innovation Program
The Energy Innovation Program funds innovation in the clean energy sector that supports Canada’s sustainable economic growth and the achievement of Canada’s long-term GHG reduction goals.

ecoENERGY Innovation Initiative
The ecoENERGY Innovation Initiative is a program that received $268 million in funding as part of the Next Phase of Canada’s Economic Action Plan, for a comprehensive suite of research and development (R&D) and demonstration projects.

Clean Energy Fund
The Clean Energy Fund provided funding over five years for the demonstration of promising technologies.

Program of Energy Research and Development (PERD)
PERD is a continuing program that focuses on multiple priorities selected through consultation with participating federal recipients of funds.

Please note that PERD only provides funding to federal departments and agencies. It is not a general funding or grant program for companies, associations or individuals.

EcoENERGY for Renewable Power
The ecoENERGY for Renewable Power program was launched in April 2007 to encourage the generation of electricity from renewable energy sources such as wind, low-impact hydro, biomass, photovoltaic and geothermal energy.