The Energy Innovation Program (EIP) received $49 M over 3 years from April 1, 2016 to March 31, 2019 to support clean energy innovation. Accelerating clean technology research and development is a key component of the Government of Canada’s approach to promoting sustainable economic growth and to supporting Canada’s transition towards a low-carbon economy.
Energy Innovation Program key priority areas are: renewable, smart grid and storage systems; reducing diesel use by industrial operators in northern and remote communities; methane and VOC emission reduction; reducing greenhouse gas emissions in the building sector; carbon capture, use and storage; improving industrial efficiency.
These are the general Terms and Conditions for NRCan’s Innovation and Clean Growth Programs (eligible activities, recipients, and expenditures; the application process; and general audit and reporting requirements). More specific terms and conditions are provided to applicants and funding recipients during the application and project execution phases.