Clean Fuels Fund - Building New Domestic Production Capacity
Domestic production capacity
Status: Call for proposals closed October 13, 2021.
Canada’s clean fuels industry must immediately, and significantly, increase its current capacity to play the critical role needed in our net-zero future. To do this, it will be essential to overcome the barrier of the upfront capital cost that private sector investment faces in the buildout of new clean fuels production capacity.
To that end, the Clean Fuels Fund will provide the private sector with cost-shared, conditionally repayable funding to build new, or retrofit or expand existing, clean fuel production facilities in Canada.
Support is also available for feasibility studies, basic engineering studies and detailed front-end engineering studies for new facilities, facility expansions or facility conversions.
Funding the build-out of new production capacity will:
Call for project proposals opens: June 21, 2021
Deadlines to submit your project proposals: Call for project proposals closed on October 13, 2021
Begin the review process
- Completeness review: April 2022
- Mandatory criteria review: Early May 2022
- Evaluation Committee: May 2022
- Investment Committee validation: June 2022
- Final project decision: Summer/Fall 2022
Initiate contribution agreements with successful applicants: Summer/Fall 2022
Program completion date: March 31, 2026
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