Country:Canada
Year:2003
Policy status:Superseded
Jurisdiction:National
Date Effective:2003
Date Ended:2006
Policy Type:Economic Instruments>Fiscal/financial incentives>Grants and subsidies
Renewable Energy Policy Targets:Multiple RE Sources, Heating, Multiple RE Sources, CHP
Policy Sector:Multi-sectoral Policy
Climate Change Policy Targets:Energy Sector, Electricity Generation, Renewable
Agency:Natural Resources Canada (NRCan)
URL:http://www.ecoaction.gc.ca
Legal References:2003 Federal Budget
Renewable Energy Description:

On 12 August, 2003, the Government of Canada announced the investment of $25 million from Budget 2003 for the extension of the Renewable Energy Deployment Initiative. This program was initiated in 1997 with $12 million funding over three years, and focuses on promoting renewable energy systems for space and water heating and cooling, such as active solar hot water systems, active solar air heating systems, high efficiency biomass combustion systems, and ground-source heat pump or earth energy systems.

Climate Change Description:

On 12 August, 2003, the Government of Canada announced the investment of $25 million from Budget 2003 for the extension of the Renewable Energy Deployment Initiative. This program was initiated in 1997 with $12 million funding over three years, and focuses on promoting renewable energy systems for space and water heating and cooling, such as active solar hot water systems, active solar air heating systems, high efficiency biomass combustion systems, and ground-source heat pump or earth energy systems.

This record is superseded by:ecoENERGY for Renewable Heat Program
This record supersedes:Renewable Energy Deployment Initiative (REDI) - Industry

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