Generating New Opportunities: Indigenous Off-diesel Initiative

The Government of Canada has launched the Generating New Opportunities: Indigenous Off-diesel Initiative to help Indigenous communities move away from using diesel by developing cleaner community-led energy projects. Quick Facts. The program has a $20M budget. Up to 15 communities will be chosen to receive hands-on support and up to $1.3M in funding to develop their community-driven energy plan[…]

QP Briefing. Finance minister backtracks on corporate tax cut campaign promise, says it is fulfilled by accelerated capital cost allowance

By Jessica Smith Cross In the 2018 election campaign, the Progressive Conservatives campaigned on a promise to reduce the corporate tax rate by one percentage point — but on Wednesday, Finance Minister Vic Fedeli said that promise to corporate Ontario has already been fulfilled by the accelerated capital cost allowance policy he announced earlier this year. Fedeli[…]

New Canada Nature Fund for Aquatic Species at Risk

The Government of Canada has launched the Canada Nature Fund for Aquatic Species at Risk, a $55M investment over five years to support the recovery of aquatic species at risk. Quick Facts. This fund was launched in partnership with Indigenous communities, organizations, provinces and territories, industry and academia. It focuses on seven priority freshwater places and two priority marine[…]

Book Fundingportal to Speak to Your Members

Grants and Incentives are an important source of funding for companies and organizations. In fact, governments in Canada disburse more than $20B annually through grants and incentives. Yet, actioning this funding can be time-consuming and expensive. Now, with the trend toward SaaS (software as a service), CFOs can directly access the data and tools they[…]

New Canadian Agricultural Strategic Priorities Program (CASPP)

The Government of Canada has announced the new $50.3M Canadian Agricultural Strategic Priorities Program (CASPP). Quick Facts. The program will run for five years. Funding will help facilitate the sector’s ability to address emerging issues and capitalize on opportunities. CASPP focuses on four priority areas: adoption of new technology; environmental sustainability; strategic development and capacity[…]